KL Rahul will return to the national team for the forthcoming three-match ODI series against Zimbabwe, but the Asia Cup, which starts on August 27 in the UAE, will be a greater test for him. Prior to testing positive for COVID-19, Rahul missed series against South Africa and England due to injury. He also missed the T20I series against the West Indies. In the shortest format of the game, Rahul and Rohit Sharma will serve as the openers, according to former national selector Saba Karim.
He also selected Virat Kohli to bat at No. 3 and Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, and Rishabh Pant as India’s Nos. 4, 5, and 6, respectively.
“I consider KL Rahul, the vice captain, to open with Rohit Sharma. I consider Suryakumar Yadav at position #4 and Virat Kohli at position #3. However, in a T20 format, you search for players at positions 4,5, and 6 who can close out games for you and can double as power hitters when necessary. They should also be able to stabilise innings. My selections for the three hitters in positions 4,5, and 6 are Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, and Rishabh Pant “on SPORTS18’s daily sports news programme “SPORTS OVER THE CLOCK,” Karim
“Moreover, you can rearrange them based on how many overs are still available. However, in my opinion, Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul should bat up the order “Added he.
a newly-fit KL In the three-match ODI series against Zimbabwe, Rahul will captain India, the BCCI announced on Thursday. His deputy has been designated Shikhar Dhawan. Rahul’s name was previously absent from the original 15-member BCCI roster released on July 30, and Dhawan was designated as the team’s captain.
Rahul has been given the all-clear to play, the BCCI stated in a statement on Thursday. On August 18, 20, and 22, the three ODIs will be held at the Harare Sports Club.
“KL Rahul has been given the all-clear by the BCCI Medical Team to participate in the forthcoming three-match ODI series in Zimbabwe. Shikhar Dhawan has been picked as his assistant captain by the All-India Senior Selection Committee “said the BCCI in a statement.