Team India: As difficult as it is considered to be selected in the Indian cricket team, it is many times more difficult to maintain oneself in Team India, because there are many players outside the team who are performing at their best. Gives strong competition on its own. There is such a player from India, whose international cricket career is almost over and it has become impossible for him to return to the Indian team. Virat Kohli was once proud of this player’s ability to turn matches, but now it is time for this player to retire.
Impossible to return this player in Team India
India’s 36-year-old all-rounder Kedar Jadhav’s international cricket career is almost over. It has become impossible for Kedar Jadhav to return to the Indian team. Now this player has only option left to retire. 36-year-old Kedar Jadhav made his debut for Team India on 16 November 2014 against Sri Lanka and played the last ODI against New Zealand on 8 February 2020, since then Kedar Jadhav. Have longed to return to Team India.
India had won the lost match
Batting first, England had scored 350 runs in 50 overs for the loss of 7 wickets in the 2017 Pune ODI against England on 15 January. In this match, in front of England’s mountain-like target, the Indian team had lost 4 wickets at the score of 63 runs. But Virat and Kedar Jadhav gave India victory by playing a stormy innings. The century of these players in this match was memorable. KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan came to open for Team India, chasing the target given by England. During this, Dhawan was dismissed after scoring just one run. While Rahul returned to the pavilion after scoring 8 runs. Yuvraj Singh got out after scoring 15 and Mahendra Singh Dhoni scored 6. Team India lost 4 wickets on the score of 63 runs. From here, captain Kohli took over the innings. He batted brilliantly along with Kedar Jadhav.
Kohli scored 122 runs off 105 balls. His innings included 8 fours and 5 sixes. While Kedar Jadhav scored 120 runs off 76 balls. Kedar hit 4 sixes and 12 fours. While in the end Hardik Pandya remained unbeaten on 40 runs. In this way the team won the match by 3 wickets. Virat and Kedar pulled the victory out of England’s jaws. Both these players made the innings played in this match memorable.
This player was continuously flop
Kedar Jadhav was given a lot of opportunities in Team India, but he wasted all those opportunities and continued to flop. Kedar Jadhav’s job was to strengthen the middle order, but he was proving to be a constant failure in doing so. Kedar Jadhav has played a total of 9 T20 International matches and 73 One Day International matches. Jadhav has scored 122 runs at an average of 20 in both formats and 1389 runs at an average of 42 in 73 ODIs, Jadhav never got a chance to play a Test match.
Now retirement is the only option
Kedar Jadhav was dropped from Team India in the year 2020 itself due to his poor performance. Since then, Kedar Jadhav has longed to return to Team India. Now Kedar Jadhav has only option left to retire. Kedar Jadhav’s non-selection in Team India for a long time shows that the doors of going to Team India have been closed for him.