World Cup 2019, South Africa vs India: Men in Blue in high spirits ahead of Proteas clash

Ahead of Team India's World Cup 2019 opener against South Africa, the squad was seen having a good time as they practised at the Hampshire Bowl in Southampton.

Going by that look on Mahendra Singh Dhoni's face, we can assume that this Kuldeep delivery was well taken care of! Photo: AP
Team India giving us serious #SquadGoals. Photo: IMAGESOLUTIONR
India coach Ravi Shastri talks cricket with pacer Jasprit Bumrah at the nets in Southampton on Monday. Photo: AP
Team India captain Virat Kohli enjoys a good laugh. Photo: IMAGESOLUTIONR
Yuzvendra Chahal piggybacks Team India physiotherapist Patrick Farhar as Mohammed Shami adds to the latter's troubles! Photo: IMAGESOLUTIONR
Legspinner Yuzvendra Chahal and pacer Mohammed Shami in high spirits at the nets. Photo: AP
A lesson or two: All-rounder Vijay Shankar, who is vying for the No. 4 spot in the lineup, listens eagerly to what Mahendra Singh Dhoni has to advise. Photo: AP