Chahal did not play a single match in T20 World Cup 2022
Chahal was not part of the 2021 T20 World Cup squad
New Delhi: T20 World Cup (T20 World Cup) In the semi-final match, the Indian team led by Rohit Sharma had to be eliminated. After this, many veterans and experts also raised questions on the selection of the Indian team. Especially many veterans Indian spinner Yuzvendra Chahal (Yuzvendra Chahal) Expressed displeasure for not being fed. Now when Chahal was asked this question, he broke his silence.
The best spinner Yuzvendra Chahal was included in the squad for the 2022 T20 World Cup. But he did not get a chance to play in a single match. Akshar Patel and Ravichandran Ashwin were preferred in their place. Now about 1 month after the end of the tournament, Yuzvendra Chahal revealed the reason for this.
Chahal said during a conversation with India Today, “This game is not just for me. I saw that Ashwin and Akshar are doing well. I just knew that whenever I get a chance, I will be ready. As the coach and Rohit bhai had already told me.
Chahal further said, “The 50-over World Cup is going to happen next year. I last played the World Cup in 2019. I don’t think much about all these things. It matters to me to play for India. This is my first target. Whether I get selected in the playing XI or not is not in my hands. I will keep playing for India like this. I hope that India will definitely become champion in 2023”.
FIRST PUBLISHED : December 10, 2022, 13:15 IST