The Indian ODI team for the tour of South Africa has been announced. Many young players were selected in this team.
The Indian ODI team for the tour of South Africa has been announced. Many young players were selected in this team. It also includes the name of Venkatesh Iyer from Madhya Pradesh. Iyer was selected for the Indian team in the three-match T20 series against New Zealand after the ICC T20 World Cup after excelling in the IPL-2021. However, he also got a chance to make his debut in the series with the Kiwis. Iyer played as the opener for the Kolkata team in the IPL. But he did not make much of an impact on New Zealand. Iyer did well again in the recent Vijay Hazare Trophy. Based on this he came into the ODI team.
In previous matches, Iyer batted in the middle order and lower order. Iyer is also likely to play in the middle or lower order on the tour of South Africa. Iyer said he was ready to bat under any circumstances. When asked where Iyer wants to bat? Venkatesh says, “As a professional cricketer, you should always be ready. You have to be ready to bat under any circumstances. ” Said.
One of the reasons for choosing Iyer in Team India is the desire to equip Iyer as an alternative to Hardik Pandya. Iyer also bowls fast. He displayed his excellent bowling style in the IPL. Pandya has been battling injuries for the past few months.
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