Sunny names 2 players who can solve India’s allrounder problem
Hardik Pandya’s current form has sent worry signals to Team Indian management and Indian cricket fans alike. Recovering from long fitness issues. His returns with both bat and ball has been meagre in the current Sri Lanka tour. Giving rise to speculations on who else in the Indian side can take up the all-rounders role.
India’s batting legend Sunny Gavaskar however seems to be not to worried on this aspect. As he named both Deepak Chahar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar for the role. Sunny names 2 players who can solve India’s allrounder problem .
Sunny drew the attention to Chahar’s superb match-winning innings of 69 not out in the 2nd ODI from a challenging situation and also said that Bhuvneswar Kumar was not groomed properly as an allrounder though he had all the skills . Sunny reminded of Bhuvi’s match-winning fifty-plus innings a few years ago in a partnership with Dhoni vs Srilanka that rescued India from a precarious situation and won them the match.
In fact Bhuvi has 3 test fifties and a first class batting average of 42.
Sunny lamented that the management never gave a thought to the all round abilities. That Deepak Chahar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar possessed and said that if they had been groomed properly. The team would not have worried about Hardik Pandya misfiring.