Indian cricket team were welcomed in Rajkot with garlands, after giving the fans, a glimpse of hope for the upcoming one-day series against England following their admirable performance against arch-rivals Pakistan in the third One-Day Internationals (ODI) of the three match series.

Though Indian captain MS Dhoni seems to be defending him, but he is on the radar of former Indian players and fans.

England will play against India in the first ODI of the series at Rajkot.on January 11.