Indian workforce loved an excellent outing within the T20I collection opener towards hosts West Indies within the Brian Lara Stadium, finishing an emphatic victory towards the house facet. However the Indian workforce administration has come below scrutiny for his or her collection of Shreyas Iyer. Former Indian captain and former chairman of choice committee Krishnamachari Srikkanth was infuriated by Rahul Dravid’s resolution to select Iyer forward of Deepak Hooda.
Srikkanth said that within the shortest format, a workforce wants all-rounders, and Hooda will need to have been chosen as he did properly within the current collection towards Eire and England with the bat and likewise contributed with some helpful overs with the ball.
“The place is Hooda? He did properly in T20Is, He did properly in ODIs as properly. He’s the man who needs to be there. In T20 cricket, you have to perceive that you simply want all-rounders. Batting all-rounders, bowling all-rounders, so extra the all-rounders higher for you,” stated Srikkanth whereas talking on the professional panel of FanCode,
‘We don’t want Rahul Dravid’s thought. We’d like yours. Proper now. Give it now’: Srikkanth asks for Ojha’s opinion
Former Indian spinner Pragyan Ojha, who was additionally part of the panel contradicted with Srikkanth and Indian head coach Rahul Dravid on his collection of gamers. “Rahul bhai believes that if a participant carried out for you first then play him and again him. Then you definitely go forward with the opposite choices,” Ojha stated.
However the 1983 World Cup winner was having none of it and stopped the previous spinner in his tracks and remarked, “Rahul Dravid ka soch humko nahi chaiye. Aapka soch chaiye. Abhi chaiye. Abhi do. (We don’t want Rahul Dravid’s thought. We’d like yours. Proper now. Give it now.)”
Ojha lastly gave in and backed the remark made by his senior and stated smilingly, “Hooda toh hona chaiye. Clearly Hooda (Hooda needs to be there. Clearly Hooda)”