Ajit Agarkar, Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, Venkatesh Prasad and Rajesh Chauhan in the race
Indian team to play ODI series against South Africa from March 12
Dainik BhaskarFeb 18, 2020, 09:04 AM IST Sports Desk. The BCCI's Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) may announce the names of two new selectors by the end of the month. The tenure of Chief Selector MSK Prasad and member Gagan Khoda is over. While the other three members Devang Gandhi, Jatin Paranjpe and Sharandeep Singh have tenures of more than one year. CAC member Madan Lal said that two new selectors would be selected before the New Zealand tour was over. However, which people are yet to be interviewed. No decision has been taken on this. A total of 44 applications have come.
The three-member CAC committee also includes Rudra Pratap Singh and Sulakshana Nayak. India have two more Tests to play on the New Zealand tour. The tour will end on 4 March. After the series, the team has to play ODI series against South Africa from March 12. The team will be selected by the new selection committee for this series. According to information received from sources, Ajit Agarkar, Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, Venkatesh Prasad and Rajesh Chauhan have been shortlisted for the interview.
Saini wants to repeat ODI and T20 performances in Tests Saini, who was included in the Test team for the first time, said that he wants to take the performance of ODIs and T20s forward in the Test. Saini has taken 5 wickets in 5 ODIs and 13 wickets in 10 T20s. Saini told this to Mohammed Shami on BCCI TV. He said that it is a dream for all players to reach here. Now I want to complete it.
At the same time, fast bowler Shardul Thakur, who played ODI and T20 series, said that they are learning from mistakes. So that he can play an important contribution in the T20 World Cup. Shardul was quite expensive in the ODI series. He said that my eyes are on the T20 World Cup right now. I want to keep my performance intact and contribute to the win. He has taken 21 wickets in 15 T20s. Describing IPL as important, he said that it is from here we can achieve the rhythm.