India and England team enjoyed a beautiful weather in Mohali on Wednesday, they enjoyed their off day. India skipper Virat Kohli led the team to a convincing lead of 1-0 in the five-match series, had chosen to spend some quality time with girlfriend Anushka Sharma, who arrived in Chandigarh on Wednesday morning.
The teams reached Chandigarh on Tuesday evening, Kohli attended a promotional event in Ludhiana, but didnt take any questions from reporters. On Wednesday, players and support staff of both the teams skipped practice ahead of the third Test, which is scheduled to start from Saturday.
Indias head coach, Anil Kumble, Ravichandran Ashwin along with the support staff, R Sridhar and Sanjay Bangar, preferred to visit the hills in Parwanoo near Panchkula and had lunch at a popular resort. Even Kumble took to twitter and wrote: Lunch with the support team.” While some of the members of the team relaxed in the team hotel.
Some of the England players like Alastair Cook, Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Jake Bell, Ben Stokes and the support staff also took a day off and visited the Chandigarh Golf Club to enjoy a game of golf along with the former cricketers Michael Vaughan and Ian Botham.
The cricketers enjoyed their day and chatted around with the club staff. The teams will be having practice sessions on Thursday and Friday before the third Test which resumes on Saturday.