“The Only Thing That Concerns Me…”: Sanjay Manjrekar On The Need Of The “X-Factor” In India’s T20 World Cup Squad
A tried and tested Indian team has been named for the T20 World Cup 2022. Barring the exception of Jasprit Bumrah and Harshal Patel, there was a lot in common with the squad that played in the recently concluded Asia Cup. Returning to the team after recovering from injuries. In the spin department, India have picked up three specialists Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal and Axar Patel. Former Indian cricket team player Sanjay Manjrekar gave his opinion on spin troika.
Manjrekar said veteran spinner Yuzvendra Chahal looked a bit tired, adding that the spin line-up that India have, “don’t see drama happening in the middle overs.”
Manjrekar said on Sports, “A lot of matches. He is someone who comes good. If you see him, how did he come back for a while. Come Australia, when he got a little break, he will be fine.” 18. “But I’ve always wanted the X factor in the spin department and that’s the only thing that worries me about the squad announced for Australia. Axar, Ashwin and Chahal. Three spinners. I don’t see the drama in the middle overs.” What is happening is what you need to win T20 matches.”
India will start their T20 World Cup campaign against Pakistan in Melbourne on 23 October.
Indian squad for ICC T20 World Cup: Rohit Sharma (capt), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (wk), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Hardik Pandya, R Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh.
Standby Player – Mr. Shami, Shreyas Iyer, Ravi Bishnoi, Deepak Chahar.
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