New Delhi. India vs New Zealand Series (India vs New Zealand) new captain Rohit Sharma (Rohit Sharma) and newly appointed coach Rahul Dravid (Rahul Dravid) has its first exam. Both Rahul and Rohit are new in their respective roles. The T20 series against New Zealand is the first major Test with a coach for one and a captain for the other. Now in this test, both of them will pass only when there is the right team combination. The team is full of many young and promising cricketers. In such a situation, both of them will have to work hard to choose the right team combination. However, Harbhajan Singh has given some opinion in this matter. Now it has to be seen whether Rohit and Dravid follow Harbhajan’s advice or not.
It is said that it is necessary to study the pitch to win the match. The pitch decides what turn the game will take. Coach Rahul Dravid and captain Rohit Sharma were also seen doing the same thing before Team India’s practice session on Monday. He first groped the mood of the pitch. After that he went to the ground for practice. The series from New Zealand is the first major series for Rahul Dravid as head coach and Rohit Sharma in full role as captain. This is the reason why he does not want to leave any stone unturned to win it. In such a situation, Rohit and Rahul have also started preparing to pass in their first examination.
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Rohit-Rahul’s biggest dilemma will be the combination
At the same time, the team management has to work a lot with Rohit and Rahul regarding the team combination. Many former veteran players have given their opinion in this matter. In such a situation, Harbhajan Singh has given advice regarding the playing XI against New Zealand in a statement on Star Sports. Virat Kohli is not a part of the T20 series against New Zealand. In such a situation, which player will be selected for the number three position, it is a big question. In such a situation, Bhajji has given his choice for the players of number 3 and 4.
Harbhajan defends Ishaan Kishan and Suryakumar Yadav
The veteran Indian spinner said that Ishan Kishan should be played in the Indian team. He said that I think Ishan Kishan can be a better option for number 3. There are 11-12 months in the next World Cup, so I think he should get his full chance. He can be an important player for India in the next T20 World Cup. After this Harbhajan Singh has talked about giving a chance to Suryakumar Yadav at number 4. He said that Suryakumar Yadav is such a player who can win tournaments, not matches. He has so much experience and so many shots that it will be easy for the Indian team. That’s why they must be fed.
Indian team includes many faces
Let us tell you that many players have been selected in the Indian team against New Zealand. In such a situation, choosing the combination is going to be very difficult for both the captain and the coach. Along with Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul, Ishan Kishan and Rituraj Gaikwad are also included in the opener. Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant and Venkatesh Iyer are also present as options for the same number 3 and 4 positions. Now it has to be seen who gets the chance and which combination fits properly.
Harbhajan Singh predicted the winner
Harbhajan has also predicted the winner of India vs New Zealand series. Bhajji has expressed hope that Team India will not do a clean sweep in this series, but will definitely win 2-1. The first match of the series is T20, which will be played at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. India has played 13 international matches in Jaipur so far, which includes 12 ODIs and 1 Test match.