New Delhi: Team India captain Virat Kohli is famous all over the world for his fitness. Due to Virat, players are now very active in the entire Indian team regarding fitness. But recently, spin bowler Varun Chakravarthy is failing in the fitness test continuously. In such a situation, Virat has given big statements about Varun.
Varun Chakraborty exited the series
Varun Chakravarthy was selected in the squad for the T20 series against Australia for his great performance in IPL 2020. However, later he had to be ruled out of the series due to a shoulder injury. After this, Varun Chakravarthy was also selected in the Indian team for the T20 series starting on March 12 against England, but after failing twice in the fitness test, he has to be out of this series.
Varun also failed in two kilometers race test
Varun Chakravarthy was sent to Bangalore’s National Cricket Academy to regain fitness after injury. Varun failed twice in the Yo-Yo test and 2 km race test, due to which he has to be out of the T20 series against England. Explain that to make a place in the team, every player has to go through the Yo-Yo test. While the BCCI also included a new test to complete the two-kilometer race in eight and a half minutes.
‘No compromise with fitness’
When asked questions about Varun Chakravarthy, Team India captain Virat Kohli said that no compromise can be made with fitness in the team. Kohli said in the virtual press conference, ‘Players need to understand the system made for the Indian cricket team. We have to work at very high levels of fitness. We hope that players will have to follow this thing to be a part of Team India. No agreement can be made with this.