After the team selection for India’s tour of Australia, many veterans have discussed the name of young batsman Suryakumar Yadav, playing for Mumbai Indians. He has questioned the selectors saying that in view of his recent form in the IPL, this player was also replaced in the limited over series against Australia.
Suryakumar Yadav played a fiery knock of 79 from 43 balls in the match against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Wednesday (28 October) and helped Mumbai secure a place in the playoffs.
After this innings of Suryakumar Yadav, India head coach Ravi Shastri posted a post on his official Twitter handle and has a photo of Suryakumar Yadav. In this post, Ravi Shastri has written that this Mumbai batsman keeps playing like this and keep patience.
Shastri tagged Suryakumar Yadav and wrote, tweeting,"Surya Namaskar. You stay strong and be patient."
Surya namaskar. Stay strong and patient @ surya_14kumar #MIvsRCB pic.twitter.com/oJEJhekwpC
– Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) October 28, 2020
Apart from today’s innings of 79 runs, Suryakumar Yadav has played many great innings in this IPL including 40, 53, 79 and 57 and many more important innings. In such a situation, it was speculated that his place for the tour of Australia is made at least in the T20 series.