Indian team captain Virat Kohli on Thursday decided to step down from the captaincy of the T20 team. He said that he will step down from this format after the T20 World Cup. After that, all the things started. Some reports are coming against Virat Kohli. So he is being praised in some reports.
Virat Kohli does not agree with this
In fact, according to the Cricbuzz report, the selectors did not want opener, Shikhar Dhawan, in the team in the home ODI series against England this year. But Virat Kohli had clear words. That they want Shikhar Dhawan in the team. The selectors believed That they want to give a chance to the openers who have batted brilliantly in the Vijay Hazare Trophy on the basis of performance in the ODI series against England. But Virat Kohli did not agree to this.
Who will get a chance in the opener
The selectors wanted That opener Prithvi Shaw or Devdutt Padikkal, who performed well in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, should get a chance. But captain Kohli was not happy about it. And he had argued the selectors. That Dhawan definitely needs him in the team. Even the selectors had no reason to drop Shikhar Dhawan. Because earlier in Australia he had scored 74, 30 and 16 runs in three matches respectively.
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His form in test cricket was not that good
At the same time, Shikhar Dhawan was selected against England. And he played all three ODI matches. Shikhar Dhawan scored 98 runs in the first match of the ODI series. Whereas in the second match, he got out after scoring 4 runs. But in the third match, he again proved Virat Kohli’s decision by playing an innings of 67 runs. However, his form in T20 and Test cricket was not that good. Due to which he was dropped from the team of T20 World Cup.