If experienced hitter Ajinkya Rahane does to score runs in the upcoming India against New Zealand Test series, Indian spin legend Harbhajan Singh feels he would tumble down the pecking order. On the eve of the first Test between India and. New Zealand in Kanpur, the veteran off-spinner remarked that despite having the support of Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma, Rahane remains on thin ice because there are a plethora of players ready to take his spot.
“Virat Kohli is absent (for the first Test), while Rohit Sharma has also decided to relax. Then there’s Ajinkya Rahane, who we’re not sure if he’ll play or not. He has, however, been given the captaincy (for the first Test) “Harbhajan stated in a video previewing the first Test.
Harbhajan Singh Warns, “He hasn’t had much luck in his last 11 games, averaging approximately 19 points per game (19.58). He’s a fantastic cricketer, but his recent performances haven’t reflected that. But it’s also interesting to observe how. Rohit, Virat, and Rahul Dravid think about Rahane’s inclusion in the team “Added he.
“Not only that, but he’s been granted command of the ship. So, I’m hoping he leads the team forward while also scoring runs with the bat so we can see him play a bit longer. If he does not score runs, there will be a long line of players eager to take his place. Suryakumar Yadav is among those who have joined the queue “He made the point.
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