The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday named a portion of the promising backups for the up and coming World Cup. They are none other than youthful wicket-attendant Rishabh Pant and experienced batsman Ambati Rayudu.
This likewise implies there is a probability for them two getting a ticket to the UK in the event that something goes wrong if any of the Indian players endure damage misfortune.
Quick bowler Navdeep Saini additionally inspired selectors as the speedster found a spot in the rundown of three back-ups for the marquee occasion beginning on May 30.
Not long after the squad declaration for World Cup, there was a colossal reaction via web-based networking media about why the meriting applicants Rishabh Pant and Ambati Rayudu were avoided from the squad of 15. Cricket specialists like Sunil Gavaskar, Michael Vaughan, Gautam Gambhir were not by any stretch of the imagination inspired with selectors’ choice as Gavaskar and Vaughan called Pant’s oversight amazing and Rayudu’s exclusion was addressed by Gautam Gambhir.
“Much the same as ICC Champions Trophy, we have three reserves. Rishabh Pant and Ambati Rayudu are the first and second backups while Saini is the bowler in the rundown. So in the event that anybody gets harmed, according to necessity, one of the three will go,” a senior BCCI official told PTI on Wednesday.
At the point when Rayudu attacked selectors
Rayudu took to Twitter to tear into the selectors for his oversight from the squad of 15 on Tuesday.
“Simply Ordered another arrangement of 3d glasses to watch the world container,” Rayudu composed on his twitter handle Tuesday.
Rayudu’s comment comes not long after the executive of selectors MSK Prasad clarified that he picked Vijay Shankar over Rayudu, refering to the previous’ “three-dimensional characteristics”.
Strikingly, Khaleel Ahmed, Avesh Khan and Deepak Chahar will fly off with the group as net bowlers however they can likewise be drafted in the squad if the administration feels so.
“Khaleel, Avesh and Deepak are not assigned backups. If there should arise an occurrence of bowlers, that plausibility is there however when it comes absolutely to batsmen, it will be either Rishabh or Rayudu,” the authority said.