Aakash Chopra now feels that KL Rahul’s elevation will put drive on former vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane, who was once changed from the put up via Rohit Sharma.
KL Rahul has been requested to fill in as India’s Check vice-captain for the South Africa collection (Courtesy of BCCI)
HIGHLIGHTSKL Rahul has been in just right shape with the bat in Check cricket this yearRahul has performed 40 Checks and accumulated 2321 runs at 35.16India will play a chain of three Checks and three ODIs in South Africa from December 26
Former India opener Aakash Chopra reckons KL Rahul would possibly get appointed the vice-captain of the nationwide ODI staff as smartly very quickly after you have the put up in Check cricket at the excursion of South Africa previous this week.
Rahul has been requested to fill within the put up after Rohit Sharma were given dominated out of the Check collection because of a hamstring harm.
Chopra now feels that Rahul’s elevation will put drive on former vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane, who was once changed from the put up via Rohit.
“KL Rahul has been appointed as India’s Check vice-captain (for the South Africa collection) as Rohit Sharma is injured. Rahul Dravid is the trainer, Rohit is the captain of white-ball codecs,” stated Aakash Chopra in a video shared on Koo.
“I believe Rahul could also be appointed vice-captain in ODIs additionally. Ajinkya Rahane would possibly in finding it tough to discover a position within the XI. He was once captain simply a few Check suits in the past however presently he’s no longer even the vice-captain. Issues are converting in Indian cricket.”
Rahul was once in just right shape with the bat within the England Checks previous this yr the place he scored 315 runs from 4 suits however didn’t play the house collection in opposition to New Zealand because of a muscle pressure.
For the selectors, it was once tough to return to Rahane who’s not a sure bet within the Check XI and in all probability it’s too early for Rishabh Pant to be increased as vice captain of the nationwide staff. Rahul, currenty, is observed as one of the most few all-format specialist batter.
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