India's XI is led by Bharat and Kohli against Leicestershire in a warm-up game (Day 1, Stumps)

Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gills were bowled out for 35 in the first day of the warm-up match . Virat Kohli and Srikar Bharat put on a 57-ball partnership, including a big six off Prasidh Krishna .

London, UK, June 23: On the first day of the warm-up game against a Leicestershire XI featuring Rishabh Pant, Jasprit Bumrah, and Prasidh Krishna, an Indian player's unbeaten 70 was the standout performance on the first day of the warm-up match.On the first day of the warm-up match, Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gills opener were bowled out for 35, with three leading India India's top-order had a dismal morning, particularly against Leicestershire seamers Will Davis and Roman Walker.After lunch, two players with vastly different profiles began to repair the damage, with Virat Kohli and Srikar Bharat putting on a 57-ball partnership, including a big six off Prasidh Krishna, with the former skipper putting in good shape before being trapped in front by Walker.Bharat strengthened his bid for his first India cap with a timely half-century, top-scoring for India.For three years, the 28-year-old wicketkeeper-batter has been in and around the India squad, playing in both white-ball and red-ball cricket, appearing in a number of squads as injury cover, but yet to play as a starter.

With India up to 2468, he was at stumps with Mohammed Shami.Meanwhile, it was the English seamers who did the damage with the ball, Leicestershires attack also used some of India's bowlers to give the entire squad some game time before the forthcoming T20Is against Ireland and the rescheduled fifth Test against England.Jasprit Bumrah bowled nine rusty but effective overs, while Prasid