India A squad to undergo strength & conditioning camp at NCA


India A squad will undergo a Strength and Conditioning camp at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru from July 12 to 17, 2016, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said in a release on Monday (July 11).

The week-long training is aimed at preparing the 16-member squad for their forthcoming tour of Australia where they are scheduled to play One-Day quadrangular series, involving Australia A, Australia’s National Performance Squad and South Africa A. The Indian team will also play two four-day games against the hosts.

The camp for the Naman Ojha-led squad will be conducted by Yogesh Parmar, the team physiotherapist, and Anand Date, the trainer, in conjunction with Andrew Leipus, NCA chief physiotherapist, and Rajinikant, the NCA trainer. Rahul Dravid, India A coach, will also address the team during the course of the camp.

India A squad for Australia tour: Naman Ojha (captain), Faiz Fazal, Akhil Herwadkar, Shreyas Iyer, Karun Nair, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Vijay Shankar, Axar Patel, Jayant Yadav, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jaydev Unadkat, Barinder Sran, Varun Aaron, Shahbaz Nadeem, Sanju Samson. Coach – Rahul Dravid.