India skipper Rohit Sharma affirmed the name of his initial accomplice for the main ODI against Sri Lanka as he picked Shubman Gill over Ishan Kishan, the one who had scored a twofold ton in his last 50-over match. The choice has blended a lot of discussion via virtual entertainment, and previous India pacer Venkatesh Prasad is one of those in the cricketing range who couldn’t get his head around the inclination. Prasad, in a chain of tweets, censured the choice and featured what such consistent cleaving and changing has meant for India’s exhibition in restricted overs cricket.
Rohit affirmed that it would be Gill who will open close by him in the Guwahati ODI in the question and answer session just before the series opener. Prasad, in any case, rushed to communicate his dismay.
Have absolutely no worries at all for Gill, however not a chance you drop a player for scoring a twofold ton. Furthermore, on the off chance that one is persuaded to play Gill ,, can have him bat at 3 and let Ishan keep wickets rather than KL Rahul,” Prasad composed.
“I won’t take a single thing from Ishan. He has been superb as far as we’re concerned. He got a twofold hundred and I understand the stuff to get a twofold hundred, it is an extraordinary accomplishment. Yet, just to tell the truth and be reasonable for the folks who have done all around well before that we really want to allow those folks enough opportunities also,” Rohit had said.
“Tragically we will not have the option to play Ishan yet taking a gander at how things have worked out for us in the last 8-9 months, taking a gander at how the ODIs have gone through for us, it is reasonable to give Gill that run and he has done very well there. We will test and keep Ishan in the blend and perceive how the work out for us as we play part of games ahead,” the India skipper had added.
WIth Ishan on the seat, Gill would have to move forward his game and convey as even a solitary disappointment could see him being supplanted by the southpaw.