Former Team India spinner Harbhajan Singh has described Yashasvi Jaiswal as an alternative to Rohit Sharma in T20 International. He has said that instead of Rohit, Yashasvi Shubman can become Gill’s opening partner.
Former Team India spinner Harbhajan Singh has described Yashasvi Jaiswal as an alternative to Rohit Sharma in T20 International. Harbhajan Singh has said that if compared to the current form, many youngsters have attracted attention. Among them, Yashasvi Jaiswal’s name is at the forefront, he can become an alternative to Rohit Sharma in the T20 team and can prove to be an excellent opener along with Shubman Gill.
What has Bhajji said about Yashasvi?
Harbhajan Singh while answering a question asked by a fan said- “Yashaswi Jaiswal is better than many players. After the defeat in the World Cup last year, the emphasis is on building a young team in the T20 format. In such a situation, under the leadership of Hardik Pandya, Shubman Gill, Yashasvi Jaiswal and Rinku Singh must get a chance. Let us tell you that after the Indian team’s defeat in the T20 World Cup, Rohit and Virat Kohli are out of the T20 team and Hardik Pandya is captaining the T20 team.
Bhajji recommended this name for captaincy
Speaking at an event, Harbhajan Singh has also talked about making Yashasvi an alternative to Rohit in the T20 team, as well as making Hardik Pandya the regular captain of the T20 team. Bhajji has said, “Hardik Pandya should be the captain and Yashasvi should open the innings with Shubman Gill. These guys are full of potential.”
Yashasvi and Rinku Singh were the stars of this season
Let us tell you that in IPL 2023, Yashasvi Jaiswal and Rinku Singh have impressed a lot with their batting. Rajasthan Royals opener Yashasvi Jaiswal’s batting has been such this season that every veteran is demanding him to be selected in Team India. At the same time, Rinku has also proved his finishing style. Yashasvi has scored 625 runs in 14 matches this season with the help of one century and five fifties. Yashasvi is the highest run scorer for Rajasthan. He has hit the most fours (82) in the tournament. At the same time, Rinku Singh has played many quick innings in the lower order. Hitting 5 sixes in an over to win KKR was his most memorable innings.