Yo-Yo test is a test that if a player does not pass they are out of the Indian cricket team. Indian players are shown the back door and if they are not passed they are not allowed to join the national cricket team. The BCCI has introduced a mandatory fitness test, called a yo-yo test, which will determine the endurance of the players. Players will have to pass a test to play for the Indian Cricket team. There are some players who have achieved top scores in these fitness tests. Let’s take a look at the list of 7 players who performed well in the Yo-Yo test.
Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant was embarrassed by the weight gain and the team management advised him to lose a few kilos. He worked hard on his fitness and scored 17.3 points in the Yo-Yo fitness test.
Ashish Nehra was one of the key pacers of Team India in his time. The former South Indian allegedly said that being a fast bowler, the fitness test was easy. He scored 18.5 in the fitness test.
Hardik Pandya is tall, thin, and fit and this is because he keeps himself fit from time to time. He has put in some great fielding efforts and has made some great catches in his career. The all-rounder scored 19 points in the Yo-Yo fitness test.
Virat Kohli is a name that everyone knows he is one of the best athletes in the World. Kohli is one of the best batsmen in the world in all three formats. Earlier, he told reporters that his batting has improved a lot due to his fitness. The Indian captain scored 19 points in the Yo-Yo Test.
Manish Pandey is one of the best fielders in the Indian cricket team. He has saved important runs for the team and has taken great catches in India and the Indian Premier League. It’s all because of his fitness, which enables him to complete such endeavors. He scored 19.2 points in the Yo-Yo Test.
Mayank Dagar is a domestic cricketer who plays for Himachal Pradesh in domestic cricket. The right-handed batsman and slow left-handed Orthodox bowler was part of India’s squad for the 2016 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. He scored 19.3 points in the Yo-Yo Test.
Ahmad Banday plays as an opener for the Jammu and Kashmir state teams in all formats at the national level. The 26-year-old Srinagar-born batsman scored 19.4 points in the Yo-Yo fitness test, which is the highest score by any Indian.