Indian cricket team opener Murali Vijay is not participating in the domestic tournament Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. He plays for the Tamil Nadu team in domestic cricket. This time he was not included in the squad for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Now big news has come out about Murali Vijay. Has refused to take the corona vaccine. That is the real reason why Murali did not get a place in the team. BCCI has made it mandatory for all players participating in domestic cricket to protect against Corona. According to reports, he does not want to go into the bio-bubble.
Despite taking the vaccine, there is little hope of selection
According to media reports, even if Murali Vijay gets the corona vaccine, the guarantee of his selection is less. Murali, who is 37 years old, has not participated in any tournament in domestic cricket for more than two years. He was also not a part of the Indian Premier League in the last two seasons. Apart from this, he has not played any match for his domestic team Tamil Nadu since the year 2019. Whereas for India, he played Test matches against Australia before four. Then Virat Kohli-led Team India won the Test series for the first time in Australia.
Cricket career of Murali Vijay
Murali Vijay has represented the Indian team in 61 Test matches. During this, he scored 3982 runs in 105 innings while remaining not out once. He has 12 centuries and 15 half-centuries to his name in Test cricket. His highest score in the longest format of cricket was 167 runs. Apart from this, Murali also played 17 ODIs for India in which he has scored 339 runs. His best score in ODIs is 71 runs. Not only this, he has played 9 T20 International matches for India in which 169 runs came off his bat. His highest score in T20 International was 48 runs.
Indian cricketer Murali Vijay has refused to get the corona vaccine. In the recent Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, Tamil Nadu’s selectors did not even discuss his name. Murali has been away from cricket for a few years.