Boris Johnson plays cricket with schoolchildren in India

The London mayor Boris Johnson joined schoolchildren in Delhi, India in a game of the national sport - cricket.

Boris Johnson plays cricket with schoolchildren in Delhi Credit: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Mr Johnson is in India to hand over the London 2012 Olympic cauldron petals to Indian Olympians.

The petals which were part of the Thomas Heatherwick designed cauldron which burnt throughout the Olympic and Paralympic Games will be given to every competing nation.

Boris Johnson hands over two London 2012 Olympic cauldron petals to Indian Olympians in Delhi Credit: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire
Boris Johnson is mobbed by schoolchildren in Delhi Credit: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

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