Rohit Sharma in reference to KL Rahul being fired as vice captain. Rohit Sharma the captain of India, was questioned about KL Rahul losing his vice-captaincy for the previous two Test matches during the pre-game news conference. Sports Desk at NDTV Updated @ 1:45 IST on February 28, 2023 Time to Read: 2 min.
Rohit Sharma on KL Rahul’s Demotion to Vice Captain: “Doesn’t Mean Much.”
KL Rahul was appointed vice captain for the first two Test matches before being relieved of that position. © AFP
KL Rahul, the opening batsman for India against Australia in the current Border-Gavaskar Trophy, has come under fire for his underwhelming batting performance. Rahul, who served as vice captain for the first two Test matches, has only scored 38 runs in his first three innings. Many players from the past and now have questioned hisThey have backed the addition of in-form youngster Shubman Gill into the team. Rohit Sharma, the captain of India, was questioned about Rahul losing his vice-captaincy for the last two Test matches during the pre-game news conference.
Rohit answered the question by stating: “Every one of the team’s 17 members has a chance. Talented players will receive support from the team. The vice-removal captaincy’s has no major implications. He was appointed vice captain perhaps because there weren’t many players with experience at the time. It is not issue, On the third Test Rohit stated.
India is anticipated to increase their sense of invincibility at home with another series victory, while a struggling Australia would require no less than a victory.enormous effort to recover in the third Test which begins in Indore.
With the Border-Gavaskar trophy already in the bag, India will now compete at home for a record-extending 16th consecutive series victory and an assured position in the World Test Championship final in June.
The following players are in the Indian team for the third and fourth tests: Rohit Sharma (captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KS Bharat, Ishan Kishan, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Um