Mumbai: Team India visited the Indian High Commissioner Ruchi Ghanashyam at her residence in London on Friday.
The Men in Blue were also accompanied by the support staff. The Indian team had a brief photo session with the Indian diplomats in the United Kingdom.
The BCCI shared the jovial pictures from the event on their official Twitter handle.
India are set to play against Australia in their second match of ICC World Cup 2019.
Her Excellency Mrs. Ruchi Ghanashyam , the High Commissioner of India to the UK hosted Indian Cricket team to wish good luck for the World Cup.@RuchiGhanashyam @MEAIndia #IndianCricketTeam pic.twitter.com/697jtvFvIy— India in the UK (@HCI_London) June 7, 2019
Virat Kohli and Co opened their World Cup campaign with a six-wicket win over injury-depleted South Africa. Rohit Sharma made the most of an early reprieve to post an unbeaten 122 to finish the match for India. He was also dropped on 107 before India surpassed the victory target of 228 with 15 balls to spare, consigning South Africa to a third straight defeat.
The pick from India's bowling attack was Yuzvendra Chahal, who picked up four vital wickets. Jasprit Bumrah was also a major reason behind India's victory as he scalped the wickets of Hashim Amla and Quinton de Kock in the initial overs....