Ahead of England’s 5th Test match against India, English batsman, Joe Root was seen practising on Chennai’s concrete road as the pitch of Chepauk Stadium was wet due to Cyclone Vardah.
— England Cricket (@englandcricket) December 15, 2016
The video was posted by England Cricket Board, ECB’s Twitter page and till now has over 1,000 likes and over 600 retweets.
Though looking at the comments section one could see that the English fans were not happy about the fact that only Joe Root was seen practising and not the rest of the English team.
— Micky Padge (@mickipadgett) December 15, 2016
— NICKS NIRGUNANANTHAN (@NNirgunananthan) December 15, 2016
— Oliver Rounding (@oliverrounding) December 15, 2016
— ATANU ROY (@atanunarrates) December 16, 2016
— Gregory Johnson (@freexerjin) December 15, 2016
— Rajnikanth.. (@SSMBshadow) December 15, 2016
@englandcricket great dedication boy thats why you are one of the finest players in the world
— Faatima Ali (@Faatima433) December 15, 2016
Root is England’s most successful batsman this series having scored 397 runs in the first four test matches.
England has already lost the series to India ahead of their fifth and final test match, which started at Chennai’s Chepauk’s Stadium on December 16.