new Delhi. India and Sri Lanka (india vs sri lanka) The second match of the T20 series to be held in Pune is to be played on Thursday. Hardik Pandya (Hardik Pandya)’s captaincy team will try to make this match their name and make an unbeatable lead on the series. Amidst all this, a good news has come for Team India on Thursday. Arshdeep Singh could not be a part of the first match due to illness.Arshdeep Singh) are now fit. It is being told that he will be available to play in the second match.
In whose place will Hardik play?
In the absence of Arshdeep, young fast bowler Shivam Mavi got a chance to debut in the Mumbai T20 match. Taking full advantage of this opportunity, Mavi took four wickets in his name. He also became the highest wicket-taker for India in this match. In such a situation, the question arises that in place of the last bowler, Arshdeep will be given a chance.
It is not easy to make Shivam Mavi sit out
If the team management takes the decision to keep Shivam Mavi in the team, then either of Harshal Patel and Umran Malik can be given a chance. The Sri Lankan team is currently on a tour of India to play a series of three T20s and as many ODIs. India won the first match of the series played at Wankhede Stadium by just 2 runs. In such a situation, Hardik Pandya will not make the mistake of taking the Asia Cup champion lightly. The second T20 match of the series is to be played in Pune on Thursday.
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 04, 2023, 21:01 IST