PHOTOS: Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane and others unwind with yoga
Ishant Sharma look to lead from the front in the fast bowling department during the Test series against West Indies © Getty Images

The ever evolving standards of cricket demand immense fitness and sharp presence of mind. As India is scheduled to tour West Indies for a Test series, the preparations are in full swing and no stone is left unturned. On a bright Saturday morning, Indian cricketers indulged in a yoga session in Bengaluru as a part of their practice session. Skipper Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Mohammad Shami, Karun Nair, Cheteshwar Pujara and many other cricketers were actively involved and had a good time with one of the most followed exercises across the globe. READ MORE: MS Dhoni congratulates Indian Air Force for Tejas’ induction

BCCI tweeted a collage of pictures where cricketers were doing yoga:

India will be playing under the new head coach Anil Kumble and the partnership between him and Kohli will be interesting to watch. The media interaction session began on Friday and will continue till July 4, where cricketers will speak to the media regarding different topics. READ MORE: CPL 2016: Twitter reacts to record stand between Hashim Amla and Dwayne Bravo

India is all set to host a number of Tests this year and is scheduled to play New Zealand, Bangladesh, England and Australia besides West Indies in a total of 17 Tests. As of now, all eyes are set at the Caribbean Islands as India will cross swords with West Indies in the first Test from July 21.