Hardik Pandya started preparations for the upcoming series
Can become captain in T20 series against Sri Lanka
New Delhi: Indian team is currently on Bangladesh tour. The first Test is being played in Chittagong. Team India’s star all-rounder Hardik Pandya is not a part of the Test series against Bangladesh. He is preparing fiercely in the NCA (National Cricket Academy) for the next series. Some of his pictures are viral on social media.
The Indian team will play a three-match T20 and ODI series against Sri Lanka after the Test series against Bangladesh. The team has not been announced for this series. But it is being expected that Hardik Pandya can be made the captain in the T20 series against Sri Lanka. He was seen practicing fiercely in NCA.
Captained in T20 series against New Zealand
Hardik Pandya captained the 3-match T20 series against New Zealand last month. The Indian team had won 1-0 in that series. The first T20 was canceled due to rain, while India won by 65 runs in the second T20. The third T20 was tied.
Pandya can become the captain of T20 team
After the defeat of the Indian team in the T20 World Cup, many questions were raised on the captaincy of Rohit Sharma. Since then, there is talk of making Hardik Pandya the new captain of the T20 team. Next year is the ODI World Cup, in such a situation Rohit Sharma will be the captain of the ODI team.
Made the team champion in IPL
Hardik Pandya is the first choice of captaincy in T20 cricket because he made Gujarat Titans the IPL 2022 champions under his captaincy. Gujarat Titans did this feat in their debut season itself. Hardik Pandya was the highest run-scorer for his team in the 2022 IPL. In the final match, he took 3 wickets and scored an inning of 34 runs.
FIRST PUBLISHED : December 17, 2022, 09:36 IST