Mohammed Kaif has heaped reward on Cheteshwar Pujara for making his method again into the Indian Test workforce.
Pujara was dropped for the house sequence towards Sri Lanka (Courtesy: reuters)
HIGHLIGHTSPujara was dropped from the Indian workforce for the house sequence towards Sri LankaThe 34-year-old took half within the County championship for SussexKaif thinks Pujara will play at No.3 after his comeback
Former Indian cricketer Mohammed Kaif has heaped reward on Cheteshwar Pujara for his comeback into the Indian Test workforce. Kaif known as the 34-year-old batter an instance for any younger cricketer.
Pujara hasn’t loved the most effective of instances on the worldwide circuit for India. He was dropped for the house sequence towards Sri Lanka after enduring a foul run of kind within the longest format of the sport. The Saurashtra batter hasn’t scored a century since 2019 and he was axed from the squad after the sequence loss to South Africa.
This did not have an effect on Pujara because the 34-year-old batter determined to move to England and participate within the County championships. He was one of the vital constant gamers for Sussex within the match. His good run for the county workforce prompted the Indian selectors to carry him again into the fold for the rearranged Test match towards England.
Talking to NDTV throughout a media interplay, Kaif heaped reward on Pujara’s willpower to move to the County and power his method again into the workforce. The former Indian cricketer additionally known as him an instance for younger expertise to observe.
Kaif was additionally of the opinion that Pujara would bat at No.3 for India now that he has made his comeback into the workforce.
“You can learn so much from Pujara. If you get dropped, what do you have to do as a batter? You go back to County, you go back to Ranji and you score runs and runs and I mean, score tons and tons of runs. He has done that. He’s an example for any young player who has been dropped and how to make a comeback. Probably you should go back to Pujara and watch what he has done in the last couple of months. He has been a fantastic player for India also. And I think he’ll play No.3 for India,” mentioned Kaif.