As India prepare to return to Test cricket after seven months, the players looked calm and relaxed as they went about their training regime in Hyderabad. (All AFP Photos)
Sachin Tendulkar gesturing during a net session as he prepares for the first Test against New Zealand at Hyderabad.
MS Dhoni gets in shape to collect the balls behind the stumps as he has the joint role of skipper and wicket-keeper.
Piyush Chawla gears up to bowl at India's training session ahead of the first Test against New Zealand.