Former Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar has saved the most noteworthy regard for the most splendid youngster Umran Malik in front of the third T20I among India and South Africa. Former Indian skipper added that Umran Malik is the second player he is eager to see after Sachin Tendulkar. Umran Malik is yet to make a debut for Team India.
The selectors picked him in the crew for the five-match T20I series. The Indian Team neglected to deliver the best once again from themselves in the initial two matches of the series. Proteas created utilisation of the open doors to improve impact. Subsequently, they arose as the successful won in the initial two games. They took a predominant 2-0 lead in the continuous series.
The guests are only one more win away from winning the series. In the meantime, Sunil Gavaskar added that Umran Malik ought to play the third T20I against South Africa. The forthcoming game among India and South Africa begins today at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam.
In the wake of losing consecutive games, Indian group executives are supposed to roll out significant changes in the team for the must-win experience against South African cricket crew. It is not yet clear if Umran Malik could make his debut in the third game. Gavaskar figures that Team India doesn’t have wicket-taking bowlers in the group other than Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Yuzvendra Chahal.
“The last time I got really excited at seeing an Indian player was Sachin Tendulkar. And after that I am excited to see Umran Malik,” said Gavaskar.
“I do believe he should play, but again they might say that let us win the third one and get ourselves in a situation, and then maybe they can think about experimenting,”said by Gavaskar.
Umran Malik has been an emerging talent in the concluded version of the Indian Premier League. He drew applause for his excellent bowling exhibitions for Sunrisers Hyderabad. The 22-year-old paceman represented 20 wickets in the season. All the more critically, he additionally turned into the first young Indian to accomplish the accomplishment of taking 20 wickets in an IPL season.