The Hush Post|12:30pm| 2-min- read
The Indian cricket team left for England to play in the World Cup 2019 on Wednesday. The cricket world cup starts on May 30 in England and Wales.
MS Dhoni was spotted along with 14 others selected for the World Cup squad in official uniforms at the Mumbai airport. India will commence their World Cup 2019 campaign against South Africa in Southampton on June 5.
However, Virat Kohli-led team will play two warm-up matches before the ICC mega event — against New Zealand at Kennington Oval on Saturday and Bangladesh in Cardiff on Tuesday.The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) shared pictures of India players before the flight to England. “Jet set to go,” the BCCI captioned the pictures.Dhoni, Kohli, Yuzvendra Chahal, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Dinesh Karthik, Rohit Sharma, Vijay Shankar, Kedar Jadhav, KL Rahul, Mohammed Shami, Shikhar Dhawan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar were seen in the pictures.
Dhoni had led India to their second World Cup title in 2011.