IND vs IRE: The 2-match T20 International series between India and Ireland is going to start from June 26. Hardik Pandya will captain Team India in the T20 International series against Ireland. The biggest question will be that who will come to open for Team India with Ishan Kishan. Team India has the option of fielding a dangerous batsman for the opening.
This dangerous batsman will become Ishan Kishan’s opening partner in the first T20
Wicket-keeper batsman Sanju Samson is a strong contender to open in the first T20 International against Ireland. Sanju Samson can become the opening partner of Ishan Kishan in this match. Sanju Samson is an expert in turning matches in a jiffy. Looking at the left-right combination, Sanju Samson and Ishan Kishan can play as openers. Sanju Samson also gives the option of wicketkeeping in Team India.
Sanju Samson specializes in stormy batting and changes the course of the match in a few balls. As soon as Sanju Samson comes to the crease, he starts flaunting the biggest bowler. If Sanju Samson is included in the playing XI, then Rituraj Gaikwad will have to sit out. Being a left-handed batsman, Ishan Kishan’s selection is considered almost certain and Sanju Samson can support him in the opening.
Indian T20 squad for Ireland tour:
Hardik Pandya (Captain), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishan Kishan, Rituraj Gaikwad, Sanju Samson, Suryakumar Yadav, Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Dinesh Karthik, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Ravi Bishnoi, Harshal Patel, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh Umran Malik.