Cheteshwar Pujara Says Switching to Test Mode in England After Indian Premier League Won't be Easy

Besides five Tests, India will play five ODIs and a lone T20 International during their England tour.

updated: May 09, 2014 20:02 IST
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New Delhi: India will embark on a redemption tour to England just after the ongoing Indian Premier League and Cheteshwar Pujara, who is expected to be the team's batting mainstay, feels it will be a tall ask for the visitors' to switch to Test cricket mode from Twenty20 format.

"It won't be easy at all," Pujara, who is playing for Kings XI Punjab in this year's IPL, told PTI from Cuttack on Friday. "But the good thing is that we have two practice games before the five Tests. We will try to make the most of it. We will obviously have some plans to tackle the conditions," he said of the tour which is starting with a warm-up against Leicestershire on June 26.

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