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Indian team invests in monitoring player load management

IANS  |  Mumbai 

The Indian team management have invested in a load management system to help enhance their performance ahead of

"The BCCI have enlisted the help of performance tracking and analysis to make sure Ravi Shastri's squad is in peak physical condition ahead of the ICC World Cup at the end of May," a statement said.

"A deal has been struck with STATSports. The UK-based tech company are global leaders in the industry with a renowned client list which includes the national teams of Brazil, England, Germany, & clubs such as Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal, Barcelona, Juventus, Paris Saint-Germain and many more," the statement read.

The high-resolution units are worn in a baselayer vest and sit in a fitted pocket between the shoulder blades.

They measure hundreds of physical metrics including distance, speed, acceleration, deceleration, high-speed running, and dynamic stress load. And, vitally, allow the fitness team to carefully manage players' workloads, and rehabilitation programmes.

Two-time champions led by Virat Kohli, take on in their opener on June 5. is starting from May 30 in England and



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First Published: Fri, May 17 2019. 17:44 IST