The Indian cricket team is upset with the facilities for practice at Edgbaston before the crucial match with Pakistan. He has made his displeasure known. Both Kohli and Kumble said that the arena was small and there were issues related to the run up of the players.
Australia and New Zealand are also due for a game on Friday at Edgbaston, which may have prompted the authorities to not give full facilities to India of the main arena.
Pakistan team also practiced at the arena, Pakistani team is camping in Birmingham over the past week, so they have a feel of the practice arena.
India will only get a feel of the turf on Saturday.