Dinesh Karthik has not performed a world recreation for the reason that T20 World Cup final yr.© AFP
Team India has some robust choices to make heading into the upcoming ODI World Cup on dwelling soil. With accidents to key gamers, the administration has been taking part in the ready recreation, to be able to finalise the squad for the showpiece occasion. While the return of Jasprit Bumrah, who will lead the crew through the T20Is in opposition to Ireland, is an enormous enhance for the crew. However, the headache would not finish there. With Rishabh Pant out of motion for an indefinite interval, following his brutal automobile crash final yr, India haven’t been in a position to type out their first-choice wicketkeeper-batter in his absence.
Currently, India have three choices — KL Rahul, Ishan Kishan, and Sanju Samson — to fill that function. Kishan and Samson are at the moment with the crew for the continuing Ireland tour, whereas Rahul continues to be recovering from an damage on the National Cricket Academy.
Asked to choose between these three gamers, a fan stated that he needed the veteran star Dinesh Karthik to maintain the gloves for the crew through the ODI World Cup.
Responding to the fan’s remark, Karthik assured the fan that he’ll be current on the World Cup.
“You’ll see me in the World Cup for sure is what I can say,” Karthik replied on X (previously often called Twitter).
You’ll see me within the World Cup for certain is what I can say https://t.co/nzzXzGbiki
— DK (@DineshKarthik) August 8, 2023
Notably, Karthik has not performed a world recreation for the reason that T20 World Cup final yr. Meanwhile, his final ODI look got here all the way in which again in 2019 through the World Cup in England.
Karthik is at the moment on commentary obligation with Sky Sports for the continuing version of The Hundred.
He is predicted to carry the mic through the World Cup as he would not appear to be within the crew’s plan for the longer term.
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