Indian cricketers jump to higher fitness levels during lockdown

One thing that the COVID-19 lockdown has shown cricket lovers world over is how seriously Indian cricketers take their fitness. The  most recent fitness video which has taken social media by storm comes from Hardik Pandya. 

Photo Courtesy: Hardik Pandya/Instagram
Photo Courtesy: Hardik Pandya/Instagram

The Indian all-rounder is seen doing hop-push-ups in the video shared on Instagram captioned, “Stronger. Fitter. Still under construction.” 

Hardik also challenged his brother Krunal to take up the same challenge. The post saw comments from various celebrities, who were stunned seeing the cricketer's amazing fitness levels. 

Most of Team India's players have been religiously training and following their fitness routine during the lockdown. Raring to get back on the field, pacers Mohammed Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar have also shared their routines on Instagram.


The only bad workout is the one that didn't happen. #workout #lockdown #stayfit

A post shared by Bhuvneshwar Kumar (@imbhuvi) on


Running session 200 x 10 = 2000 meters

A post shared by Mohammad Shami , محمد الشامي (@mdshami.11) on

In the last few years, fitness has played a huge role in Team India’s success and leading the pack of fit players has been none other than Indian skipper Virat Kohli himself.  


My first shot at 180 landings. Top exercise 👌

A post shared by Virat Kohli (@virat.kohli) on

One of the fittest cricketers in the world, Kohli has been inspiring his team and cricket lovers with his fitness videos during the lockdown.

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