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UK: Australia and India cricketeers hold last practice ahead of Sunday clash

United Kingdom, London
June 08, 2019 at 17:57 GMT +00:00 · Published

The national cricket teams of Australia and India held their last practice in London on Saturday, just one day before they face each other in the Cricket World Cup.

Speaking at a press conference after the practice, Australia's captain Aaron Finch said that beating India three times in a row is a big confidence boost going into Sunday's match.

Finch also commented on an incident that occurred at the practice, where Australia batsman David Warner reportedly hit a net bowler on the head with a powerful drive.

"Dave was obviously pretty shaken up. The young guy seems to be in pretty good spirits at the moment. He's obviously been taken off to hospital and will continue to be assessed just to make sure that everything is okay. But yeah, Dave was pretty shaken up, no doubt," said Finch.

Rohit Sharma, vice-captain of the Indian national cricket team, said, "we have done our preparation. We have had a good chat about what we want to do as a team, and yes, probably we all are ready for the game tomorrow."

Australia and India will face at the The Oval in London on Sunday at 09:30 GMT.

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The national cricket teams of Australia and India held their last practice in London on Saturday, just one day before they face each other in the Cricket World Cup.

Speaking at a press conference after the practice, Australia's captain Aaron Finch said that beating India three times in a row is a big confidence boost going into Sunday's match.

Finch also commented on an incident that occurred at the practice, where Australia batsman David Warner reportedly hit a net bowler on the head with a powerful drive.

"Dave was obviously pretty shaken up. The young guy seems to be in pretty good spirits at the moment. He's obviously been taken off to hospital and will continue to be assessed just to make sure that everything is okay. But yeah, Dave was pretty shaken up, no doubt," said Finch.

Rohit Sharma, vice-captain of the Indian national cricket team, said, "we have done our preparation. We have had a good chat about what we want to do as a team, and yes, probably we all are ready for the game tomorrow."

Australia and India will face at the The Oval in London on Sunday at 09:30 GMT.

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