New DelhiIndian team has won the three-match T20 series against New Zealand 3-0 in a one-sided fashion. Now the eyes of Team India are on the Test series starting from November 25 in Kanpur. There are many match winner players in Team India, but some players are still struggling to cement their place in Team India, so these players will have to show a great game against New Zealand, otherwise the doors of the team may be closed for them. . Let us know about these players.
1. Wriddhiman Saha
Wriddhiman Saha made his Test debut for Team India in 2010, but due to his poor performance, he could not cement his place in the Indian team. When Saha could not play any match-winning innings for Team India, Pant was given a chance in his place. Pant has won many matches for India in his short Test career. Pant has been rested for the New Zealand series. If Saha has to cement his place in Team India, then he will have to play a big innings. After the New Zealand series, the Indian team has to tour South Africa. If Saha performs well in these two Test matches, then he can be given a chance on the South African tour. The selectors have also given a chance to young wicket-keeper batsman KS Bharat. If there is a single mistake from Saha, then Bharat can get a chance to debut. Saha has scored 1251 runs in 38 Tests for India.
2. Cheteshwar Pujara
Indian captain Virat Kohli has been rested for the first test match. In such a situation, in his absence, Cheteshwar Pujara will have the responsibility of scoring runs. Pujara’s bat has been silent for a long time. Pujara has not been able to score any century in Test since January 2019. He has also been criticized for scoring slow runs. Many young players are sitting ready to take his place in Team India. Pujara would like to play a big innings against New Zealand. Pujara has scored 6494 runs in 90 test matches for the Indian team.
3. Ajinkya Rahane
Ajinkya Rahane has been named captain in the first Test match in the absence of regular skipper Virat Kohli. Rahane has been yearning to score runs for a long time. No big innings came from his bat. He would like to regain his form against New Zealand. In the last 15 Tests played for India, Rahane has scored only 644 runs. Rahane has scored 4756 runs in 78 test matches for India. If Rahane has to ensure his place in Team India, then he will have to play a match-winning innings.