Wasim Jaffer bats for MS Dhoni: The previous Indian opening batsman desires the legendary wicket-keeper batsman to journey to Australia.
Veteran India wicket-keeper batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s stature is such that he stays within the information even with out enjoying aggressive cricket for greater than eight months now.
Dhoni, who final performed for India through the , missed the West Indies tour (and all subsequent collection) final yr as a consequence of his coaching for the in . Dhoni was within the information in January when within the checklist of yearly contracted Indian gamers.
Dhoni’s plentiful followers have been awaiting for the subsequent season of the Indian Premier League to observe their favorite cricketer take the sphere. Having stated that, with as a result of outbreak of coronavirus, the followers’ wait has elevated by a minimum of 15 days.
There is no such thing as a hiding to the truth that Dhoni’s efficiency in IPL 2020 can also be prone to spotlight his possibilities (if any) of enjoying the ICC T20 World Cup later this yr.
Being not too long ago requested about Dhoni’s possibilities of making it to the T20 World Cup squad, former India opening batsman Virender Sehwag questioned his batting place within the present T20I squad.
“The place will he [MS Dhoni] slot in? With the likes of Rishabh Pant and KL Rahul already in type, particularly the latter performing exceptionally properly of late, I feel there isn’t any cause why we should always not keep on with them,” Sehwag was quoted as saying by India.com.
Wasim Jaffer bats for MS Dhoni
Wasim Jaffer, who has opened the batting alongside Sehwag in 16 Take a look at Take a look at matches, shared a contradicting opening with respect to Dhoni enjoying the showpiece occasion in Australia.
Jaffer, who retired from all types of cricket earlier this month, took to his Twitter account to share his opinion concerning a match and in-form Dhoni being an “asset” for the Indian group. The 42-year previous believed that Dhoni’s presence can ease the stress on Rahul and ready India to play a left-hander in Pant within the middle-order.
If Dhoni is match and in type I feel we will’t look past him as he’ll be an asset behind the stumps and in addition decrease down the order. It’ll take the stress of warding off Rahul and India can play Pant as a batsman too if they need a lefty.
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14)
If India go by Jaffer’s opinion, they should drop Manish Pandey from No. 6 as the previous couple of matches have seen him getting a go forward of Pant.