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Rohit Sharma going to practice and Ishant Sharma sweating NCA.
- Rohit is seen batting on the Nets due to injury due to injury in Australia, may take off against Hyderabad on November 3
- Nehra said, Rishabh Pant should get a place in limited overs team
- Ishant sweating in NCA, expected to be fit by November 18
Team India has been announced for the tour of Australia. Rohit Sharma and fast bowler Ishant Sharma have been excluded and the BCCI said their injury was being monitored. After this, Mumbai Indians posted a video of Rohit practicing. This has created controversy regarding the exact condition of his injury. Former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar spoke of keeping transparency on players’ injuries. Sunil said, ‘I did not see what Rohit was shown while batting at the nets for Mumbai. So I don’t know what they hurt. If his injury was severe, he would not be ready to practice wearing a kit. We are talking about the tour which is to start in December. The Test matches will start around 17 December. If he is practicing on the nets for Mumbai, I don’t know how serious his injury is. ‘ He said that I think transparency and openness would have helped everyone to know what exactly happened to Rohit. Indian fans are entitled to know this. Gavaskar said, ‘I can understand that the franchise will not tell such things, because they have come here to win the match. She would not like to allow the rival franchise to gain psychological edge. But we are talking about Team India. Mayank did not play either. Indian fans would like to know what happened to these two main players. According to the information, Rohit can play in the last league match on 3 November.
Ishant to start bowling from 18, just 3 steps away from 100th Test Ishant is in NCA these days. Former Indian captain Rahul Dravid is the head of NCA. The board has been informed on their behalf that they can start bowling from November 18. He will need at least one practice match before playing the match. The Test series starts on December 17. Ishant is expected to be fully fit by then. The bowler has been injured for the second time this year. Earlier in February, he could not play in the second Test against New Zealand due to an ankle injury. Ishant is one of the experienced fast bowlers in the team. They are just three steps away from playing 100 Tests. He could become the first Indian fast bowler to play 100 Tests after Kapil Dev.
Teotia-Akshar performs well with Jadeja, still no place
Ravindra Jadeja’s performance in IPL-13 was nothing special. Nevertheless, they are included in all three formats. Experts believe that Rahul Tewatia or Akshar Patel should have been given the chance to replace Jadeja in the limited overs. Akshar has taken 8 wickets in 10 matches of the league. His economy was 5.78. On the other hand, Tewatia has taken 7 wickets from the economy of 7.15 while Jadeja has taken only 4 wickets from the economy of 9.26. In batting, Tewatia has scored 224 runs while Jadeja has scored 201 runs.
Rahul’s performance blew Pant and Kishan’s hopes. The 2021 T20 World Cup is to be played in India in October-November. But the kind of play that Lokesh Rahul has shown as a wicket-keeper batsman has almost blocked the way of other wicket-keeper batsmen. Especially of Pant and Kishan. Samson has also been selected as a wicketkeeper in the T20 series for Australia tour. But only Rahul is in ODIs. However, former Indian bowler Ashish Nehra said that Pant should be given a chance in the limited over. He is a good player of this format.
Harbhajan Singh questions Suryakumar Yadav’s exclusion Harbhajan Singh has questioned the absence of Suryakumar Yadav. He said that he is consistently doing well in IPL and Ranji. The rules for the selection of different people are also different. I request that the selectors look at their record. He had earlier expressed happiness over the selection of Varun Chakraborty. Suryakumar has scored 283 runs in the current season of IPL with the help of two half-centuries.