Saurashtra captain Jaydev Unadkat was once again ignored by the BCCI and selectors for being selected in the Indian team. Unadkat, a left-arm pacer, has been consistently performing well in domestic cricket, but has not been included in the India A squad for either the home T20I series against New Zealand, the Test series, nor the tour of South Africa. Gaya. After being overlooked, Unadkat hit out at the selectors for his stormy performance in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy on Friday. He has posted a video of his batting, seeing which fans are now comparing him to all-rounder Hardik Pandya and also calling him a better all-rounder than Pandya.
Unadkat played an explosive innings of 58 runs off 32 balls against Hyderabad on Friday. In this fast-paced innings, he hit three sixes and four fours against the best bowlers like Mohammad Siraj. Sharing the video of his batting, Unadkat wrote in the caption, ‘Another fast bowler, who can also bat.’
You are better all-rounder than hardik pandya
— Mohit (@Mohit67231116) November 12, 2021
Better shots than hardik pandya
— Yash Jain (@kiwiyash____) November 12, 2021
With this innings, Unadkat has targeted the selectors. The Indian team is currently battling for the sixth all-rounder bowler in white-ball cricket as Pandya has been barely bowling in recent times. Apart from this, his poor batting form has also been a matter of concern. On this batting of Unadkat, now the fans are comparing him with Pandya. One fan wrote, ‘Great shot from Hardik Pandya too.’ At the same time, another fan wrote, ‘You are a better all-rounder than Hardik Pandya.’