India’s captain Rohit Sharma greets The Right Excellent Sir Garfield Sobers and his partner Jackie White at the steps of the Sir Garfield Sobers Pavilion at Kensington Oval.

Sharma XI 191-3 vs Ashwin X1 – India 2-day practice match, Day 1, Close

Bridgetown, Barbados, July 5 – (www.barbadoscricket.org) – Rohit Sharma X1 were 191 for three off 64 overs in their first innings against Ravichandran Ashwin X1 at the close of play on the opening day of the two-day practice match for the Indian touring team at Kensington Oval today.

SCORECARD

ROHIT SHARMA X1 1st Innings

Yashasvi Jaiswal retired, not out               54       (76 balls, 118 mins, 7×4, 2×6)

*Rohit Sharma retired, not out                   24       (67 balls, 112 mins, 2×4, 1×6)

Shubman Gill c&b Siraj                                27       (49 balls, 77 mins, 1×4, 1×6)

Virat Kohli c Worrell b Unadkat                    3       (12 balls, 9 mins)

Ajinkya Rahane c wk Imlach b Unadkat    1       (5 balls, 9 mins)

KS Bharat retired, not out                             9       (63 balls, 92 mins, 1×4)

Axar Patel not out                                         35      (63 balls, 108 mins, 5×4)

Ajinkya Rahane2 not out                             28     (49 balls, 67 mins, 2×4, 1×6)

Extras (b8, lb2)                                               10

TOTAL (3 wks, 64 overs)                              191

Fall of wickets: *0-84 (Sharma, 23 ov), 0-89 (Jaiswal, 25 ov), 1-92 (Kohli, 27 ov), 2-94 (Rahane, 30.1 ov), 3-120 (Gill, 41.4 ov) , *3-151 (Bharat, 49.5 ov).

Bowling: Mohd Siraj 9.5-2-42-1, Jaydev Unadkat 11-3-25-2, Mukesh Kumar 10.1-5-18-0, Navdeep Saini 10-2-24-0, Ravindra Jadeja 11-2-29-0, Ravichandran Ashwin 12-3-43-0.

Umpires: Dave Thompson, Tremaine Prescod.

Reserve Umpire: Shemar Boyce.

Scorer: Ashtyn Forde-Reifer.

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Sharma XI 123-3 vs Ashwin X1 – India 2-day practice match, Day 1, Rain

Bridgetown, Barbados, July 5 – (www.barbadoscricket.org) – Rohit Sharma X1 were 123 for three off 43.4 overs in their first innings against Ravichandran Ashwin X1 when rain stopped play on the opening day of the two-day practice match for the Indian touring team at Kensington Oval today.

The not out batsmen were KS Bharat on one and Axar Patel, three.

Two batsmen retired (not out) – Rohit Sharma (24, two fours and one six) and his opening partner Yashasvi Jaiswal (54, 7 fours and two sixes).

Dismissed were Shubman Gill (27), Virat Kohli (three) and Ajinkya Rahane (one).

Bowling: Mohd Siraj 6.4-2-28-1, Jaydev Unadkat 9-3-18-2, Mukesh Kumar 5-3-3-0 Navdeep Saini 7-2-14-0, Ravindra Jadeja 11-2-29-0, Ravichandran Ashwin 5-1-21-0.

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Sharma XI 89-0 vs Ashwin X1 – India 2-day practice match, Day 1, Lunch

Bridgetown, Barbados, July 5 – (www.barbadoscricket.org) – A Rohit Sharma X1 were 89 without loss off 25 overs in their first innings against a Ravichandran Ashwin X1 at lunch on the opening day of the two-day practice match for the Indian touring team at Kensington Oval today.

The not out batsmen were Yashasvi Jaiswal on 54 and Shubman Gill, two.

Jaiswal has struck seven fours and two sixes off 76 balls in 118 minutes.

Rohit Sharma retired on 24 (two fours and one six) off 67 balls in 112 minutes with the score 84 after 23 overs.

Bowling: Mohd Siraj 5-2-23-0, Jaydev Unadkat 5-2-13-0, Mukesh Kumar 5-3-3-0 Navdeep Saini 4-1-12-0, Ravindra Jadeja 3-0-10-0, Ravichandran Ashwin 3-0-19-0.

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Sharma XI batting versus Ashwin X1 – India 2-day practice match, Day 1

Bridgetown, Barbados, July 5 – (www.barbadoscricket.org) – A Rohit Sharma X1 are batting against a Ravichandran Ashwin X1 on the opening day of the two-day practice match for the Indian touring team at Kensington Oval today.

Teams:

Rohit Sharma (captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Ajinka Rahane, KS Bharat (wk), Axar Patel, Roshon Primus, Jair McAllister, McKenny Clarke, Navdeep Saini, Chaim Holder.

Ravichandran Ashwin (captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Rashawn Worrell, Ravindra Jadeja, Ishan Kishan, Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat, Kevin Wickham, Tevin Imlach (wk), Mukesh Kumar, Mohd Siraj.

Umpires: Dave Thompson, Tremaine Prescod.

Reserve Umpire: Shemar Boyce.

Scorer: Ashtyn Forde-Reifer.