Hardik Pandya will play as a finisher in T20 World Cup
Team India’s all-rounder Hardik Pandya is currently unable to bowl due to injury. Questions were being raised about his place in the T20 World Cup squad due to not bowling, although on Wednesday, Team India retained him in the team. The reason for retaining Hardik Pandya in the team has now come to the fore. According to media reports, Team India management is looking at Hardik Pandya as a finisher.
Hardik Pandya to play Dhoni in T20 World Cup!
According to the report published in ANI, Team India Management is continuously checking the fitness of Hardik Pandya. Pandya is not 100% fit yet but Team India Management has given him a certain role. Hardik Pandya has been assigned the role of the finisher. Meaning Pandya is going to play the same role that MS Dhoni used to play.
Sources said, ‘Hardik Pandya is not 100% fit to bowl, so he is being given the role of finisher. We are keeping our eyes on Hardik. The team is taking him like a batsman. He will play the role of a finisher. Let us tell you that Hardik Pandya is also capable of playing this role. This right-handed batsman bats vigorously in the lower order and Hardik has the ability to snatch the match from the hands of the opponents in a moment.
Changes in Team India in view of Hardik’s injury?
Let us tell you that on Wednesday, Team India made a change in its squad. The selectors gave Shardul Thakur a chance in the team instead of Axar Patel. Along with fast bowling, Shardul Thakur can also bat well in the lower order. Axar Patel has been included in the standby players.
Indian team for T20 World Cup- Virat Kohli (capt), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Varun Chakraborty, Jasprit Bumrah , Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami
Reserve players: Deepak Chahar, Axar Patel and Shreyas Iyer.
Let us tell you that the Indian team has added Harshal Patel, Avesh Khan, Umran Malik, Lukman Meriwala, Venkatesh Iyer, Krishnappa Gautam, Shahbaz Ahmed and Karn Sharma as net bowlers for the T20 World Cup.
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