New Delhi. Batsmen playing domestic cricket for Mumbai Sarfaraz Khan (Sarfaraz Khan) can soon be included in the Test team of Team India. Sarfaraz has performed brilliantly in the Ranji Trophy 2021-22 season so far. against Madhya Pradesh Ranji Trophy He scored 134 runs in the final of the Ranji Trophy, on the basis of which the Mumbai team managed to score 374 runs in the first innings at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.
Sarfaraz has scored 937 runs in the current season of Ranji Trophy with 4 centuries and two half-centuries. He is at the top of the batsmen with the most runs in this current season. According to a report, 24-year-old Sarfaraz may get a call from Team India for the Test series against Bangladesh. The Indian team has to play the Test series against Bangladesh at the end of this year.
Times of India quoted a BCCI source as saying, ‘Now it will be difficult to ignore him. His performance is telling about his skill and ability and is putting pressure on many in the Indian team. When the selectors will select Team India for the Test series against Bangladesh, they will be sure about it. He had a stellar performance in South Africa for India A last year. He is also a brilliant fielder.
‘My goal was not to lose wickets’
Sarfaraz had scored 928 runs in the 2019-20 Ranji season. He has become the first Mumbai batsman to score more than 900 runs in 2 Ranji. Sarfaraz said at the end of the second day’s play of the final match, ‘This is my best innings so far played in Ranji Trophy. Because this is the final match and this innings came at a time when my team was in trouble. We lost wickets at frequent intervals. My goal was that no matter what happens, I do not want to get out.
FIRST PUBLISHED : June 24, 2022, 11:29 IST