The Indian team has suffered yet another defeat in the Super-4. After this defeat, the reactions of many former players on Team India’s playing XI come to the fore. One of them is also the name of the former coach of the Indian team, Ravi Shastri. He has raised many questions regarding the selection of the team.
The Indian team has suffered yet another defeat in the Super-4. Team India lost by 4 wickets in the match against Sri Lanka on Tuesday. Captain Rohit Sharma chose to bat first and played a brilliant innings for the Indian team and managed to give the team a good start.
Rohit Sharma played a storming innings of 72 runs in 41 balls which included 5 fours and 4 sixes. But after the dismissal of the captain, the whole team was devastated and could score 173 runs for the loss of 8 wickets. On the other hand, the Indian bowlers flopped in front of the Sri Lankan batsmen and Sri Lanka won the match by 6 wickets.
After this defeat, the reactions of many former players come to the fore regarding Team India’s playing XI. One of them includes former Indian team coach Ravi Shastri. Ravi Shastri has raised many questions regarding the selection of the team.
“You had laddus like Shami” – Ravi Shastri
The former coach of Team India has expressed surprise at not including Indian fast bowler Mohammed Shami in the squad. Speaking to Star Sports during the match, Ravi Shastri said that “You had laddus like Mohammed Shami, but you didn’t.”
Let us tell you, Shami had performed superbly for Gujarat Titans in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 and played an important role in the team’s victory. Despite this, he did not make the team.
Mohammed Shami took 20 wickets in 16 matches for Gujarat Titans in IPL 2022. His best performance in IPL was 3 wickets for 25 runs.