Watch: Team India's tour game against Leicestershire begins with bhangra and dhol music

The Indian cricket team kicked off their tour with a warm-up match against Leicestershire . The visitors are leading a 2-1 lead in the series that had to be postponed last year due to a COVID-19 outbreak in the Indian camp .

As they set off on a quest to win the Test series against England, the Rohit Sharma-led Indian cricket team is off to some serious business in England.The visitors are leading a 2-1 lead in a series that had to be postponed midway last year due to a COVID-19 outbreak in the Indian camp.From July 1, the rescheduled Test will be played at Birmingham's Edgbaston Cricket Ground.The Indians kicked off their Tour on Thursday with a warm-up game against Leicestershire.

As the players made their way onto the track, dancers dressed in traditional Punjabi clothing could be seen dancing.In the four-day warm-up match between the Indians and Leicestershire, some of the Indian players were able to suppress their smiles at the moment.The men in blue will have a chance to acclimatize themselves to the new weather.The rival Leicestershire County Cricket Club (LCCC) squad includes Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant, Jasprit Bumrah, and Prasidh Krishna.