Ahead of the ODI collection towards Sri Lanka, India batsman Suryakumar Yadav on Tuesday knowledgeable that all-rounder Hardik Pandya is commonly bowling in the coaching periods.
Hardik has in latest instances caught to taking part in as a finisher each in the nationwide crew and Mumbai Indians nonetheless he did bowl in the white-ball collection towards England in March.
Suryakumar feels Hardik bowling in the nets is nice for Team India. But he was fast to add that whether or not the all-rounder will bowl in the Sri Lanka collection is dependent upon how the administration goes about it.
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“He did bowl in the T2OIs against England, even in the ODIs, he bowled. But yeah, during IPL he didn’t bowl and that was on team management and Hardik as they know their responsibility really well so they were taking the call,” Suryakumar stated throughout a digital press convention.
“But here in Intrasquad game he did bowl, also in the nets he is bowling, so it is his and team management’s call how they want to go about it but yes he is bowling, and it’s very good sign,” he added.
Sri Lanka and India will sq. off in three ODIs and three T20Is, starting July 13. While Bhuvneshwar has been named vice-captain, Dhawan will lead the crew which will probably be coached by former India skipper and NCA head Dravid.
Suryakumar had a very good begin in worldwide cricket as he set the T20 stage on hearth after hitting a fifty-plus rating in simply his second T20I towards England earlier this yr.
The right-handed batsman is a key cog in Mumbai Indians’ batting wheel and he’s trying to play the identical position as he performs for his franchise in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
“I have been doing the same thing that I have done for my franchise (Mumbai Indians) in IPL. As you saw when I made my debut for India it was the same thing, I didn’t do anything differently it was all same as what I have been doing,” Suryakumar pointed out.
“So I have been enjoying the role really well whatever the position they tell me to bat, I will just go there express myself the same way how I do in every game,” he added.
Team India’s white-ball squad skilled in Colombo for the primary time on Friday because the Dhawan-led facet gears up for the upcoming limited-overs collection in the Island Nation.
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