World Cup 2019: Dhawan starts singing while waiting outside Bumrah’s room

first_img Indo-Asian News Service LondonMay 23, 2019UPDATED: May 23, 2019 15:48 IST The Indian cricket team arrived in London for the World Cup 2019 (Photo: @shikhardofficial Instagram)HIGHLIGHTSThe Indian cricket team touched down England on Wednesday for the 2019 World CupIndian began their training session at the Oval Cricket Ground ahead of the World CupIndia will play their first 2019 World Cup match against South Africa on June 5The Indian team, led by Virat Kohli, looked dapper in suits and matching shoes as it posed for a group photograph on its arrival here for the cricket World Cup.As they touched down in London on Wednesday, the 15-member squad, as well as its support staff, shared social media posts, which reflected the mood in the camp.”Jet set World Cup,” wrote vice captain Rohit Sharma in an Instagram post in which he was seen posing with a fit-again Kedar Jadhav and chinaman Kuldeep Yadav.While Jadhav shared photos of himself posing like his favourite actor Salman Khan on his Instagram account, all-rounder Hardik Pandya wrote, “On the go, England, we’re coming” on one of his also photos.Opener Shikhar Dhawan shared a video seen of himself, in which he was seen singing a song as he knocked on pacer Jasprit Bumrah’s door asking him to come out.”Can you guys guess how Jassi will save my life?” Dhawan wrote in the post. Bumrah replied, “Especially after a long flight.”In another post, Sharma asked Dinesh Karthik to wear his uniform properly, tongue perfectly-in-cheek.Skipper Kohli posted a team photo, as did many others.Two-time champions India will play two practice matches against New Zealand (May 25) and Bangladesh (May 28) before starting their tournament campaign against South Africa on June 5.advertisementIn 2015, India had reached the semifinals, where they lost to eventual champions Australia.The Indian squad comprises Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma (v/c), Shikhar Dhawan, K.L. Rahul, Vijay Shankar, MS Dhoni (w/k), Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammad Shami.Also Read | Alex Hales promises to root for England despite World Cup snubAlso Read | World Cup 2019: Steve Smith shows form with 76 in warm-up match vs West IndiesAlso SeeFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAnita Jat Tags :Follow ICC World Cup 2019Follow India cricket teamFollow Virat Kohli World Cup 2019: Dhawan starts singing while waiting outside Bumrah’s roomWorld Cup 2019: India will play two practice matches against New Zealand (May 25) and Bangladesh (May 28) before starting their tournament campaign against South Africa on June 5.advertisementlast_img read more

Cowardly killer on run after beating 85yearold widow to death at her

Detectives are now appealing for any information about the incident  An 85-year-old great-grandmother was was battered to death in a “despicable and cowardly” attack in her own home, police have said.Rosina Coleman was found dead by a handyman at the bungalow where she lived alone in Romford, east London.Scotland Yard believe she was subjected to a “cowardly assault” between 7.30am and 11.30am on Tuesday before being left to die alone. She was found later in the day.Following the attack the killer fled the scene and remains on the run, whilst police taped off the road to her home.Ms Coleman, who is believed to have two children and five grandchildren, lived in the property alone after her husband died a few years ago.Today neighbours were shocked upon hearing the news.Pensioner Freda Bridges, who lives on the same, said: “She was a very nice lady. She has a very nice family, but they live a long way away. A murder investigation has been launched following the incidentCredit:BPM Media “It is imperative that we find those responsible for this horrendous offence.”The incident comes in the wake of news that there was an increase in violent crime in Havering – including harassment, assault and grievous bodily harm – from 6,094 incidents in 2016-17 to 6,119 in 2017-18.There were also four murders reported in the borough between April 2017 and March 2018. The victim who has suffered serious injuries was pronounced dead at the scene. A post-mortem is expected to take place tomorrow.Det Insp Paul Considine, of the Met’s Homicide and Major Crime Command, said: “This is a despicable incident in which the victim, an elderly lady who lived alone, had been subjected to a cowardly assault that left her with serious injuries.”She was discovered by a handyman working at the address.”We suspect the incident to have occurred between 7.30am and 11:30am on Tuesday.”I want to ask anyone who saw or heard anything suspicious to call police immediately.”Did you hear anyone in distress or notice someone in the area who may have looked out of place? Even a fragment of information is beneficial to our investigation. Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. Another neighbour, who asked not to be named, added: “We do not know what has happened at the moment – she was just a really nice neighbour.”I have not seen her for a month as we have been out of the country. I have known her for the 28 years we have lived here, she was very nice.”Detectives are now appealing for any information about the incident after launching a murder probe today.Police were called by paramedics just after 11.30am on Tuesday to reports of a woman found deceased at an address in Ashmour Gardens, Romford. “The police have been here all night and forensics, and the road is closed. We used to get on the bus together and go into London, she was still very active and used to clean her windows and everything.”Her husband died a few years ago but she was still going out with friends and that sort of thing.” A murder investigation has been launched following the incident Detectives are now appealing for any information about the incident Credit:BPM media read more