India vs England: Teams fine-tune skills ahead of Sunday mega-clash

England, which was one of the favourites to win this edition of the showpiece tournament finds itself precariously placed fourth on the points table with eight points from the seven matches it has played so far. India, on the other hand, has already placed one foot in the semifinals, remaining unbeaten in the six matches that it has played.

India head coach Ravi Shastri and wicketkeeper-batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni search for a ball which disappeared among bushes beyond the fence at Edgbaston during the training session.
Ravi Shastri and Mahendra Singh Dhoni search for a ball that disappeared among the bushes beyond the fence at Edgbaston during training. Photo: Image Solution R
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England's Jason Roy, who was out of the Playing XI with a hamstring injury, could be seen batting without much discomfort in the nets at Edgbaston in Birmingham on Saturday.
England's Jason Roy, who was out of the playing XI with a hamstring injury, is seen batting without much discomfort in the nets at Edgbaston in Birmingham on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
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The rain gods have been merciful lately after a number of matches were washed out during the initial days of the World Cup. Ravindra Jadeja and Kuldeep Yadav seemingly enjoy the bright and sunny conditions at the venue on Saturday.
The rain gods have been merciful of late after a number of matches were washed out during the initial days of the World Cup. Ravindra Jadeja and Kuldeep Yadav seem to enjoy the sunny conditions at the venue on Saturday. Photo: AP/PTI
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Although Jofra Archer, who was out of the side with a side strain, hardly bowled at the nets on Saturday, he could be seen spending some time in the middle playing football with the boys.
Although Jofra Archer, who has been suffering from a side strain, hardly bowled at the nets on Saturday. However he spent some time playing football with his teammates. Photo: AFP
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Mahendra Singh Dhoni listens intently to coach Ravi Shastri as Rishabh Pant is seen batting in the nets.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni listens intently to coach Ravi Shastri as Rishabh Pant is seen batting in the nets. Photo: AFP
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AIRBORNE: A look at this picture pushes away doubts regarding Jason Roy's fitness ahead of the host's match against India on Sunday.
AIRBORNE: No doubts remain regarding Jason Roy's fitness ahead of the host's match against India on Sunday. Photo: Reuters
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Kedar Jadhav loves the camera!
Kedar Jadhav loves the camera! Photo: Getty Images
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Team England sweats it out at Birmingham on Saturday.
Team England sweats it out at Birmingham on Saturday. Photo: AP
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What do you think was 'Sir' Jadeja trying to say? Photo: Reuters
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