Rahul Tripathi IND vs SL: Team India batsman Sanju Samson is ruled out due to injury. Therefore, it seems that the Indian team may give a chance to Rahul Tripathi in his place.
The second match of the T20 series between India and Sri Lanka will be held in Pune. Earlier in the first match in Mumbai, India won a thrilling victory in the last over. Now the team under the captaincy of Hardik Pandya will enter the ring in Pune with the intention of winning the series. India will make changes in the playing eleven of this match. Rahul Tripathi is likely to get a chance in the playing 11. It is said that he may get a chance to make his debut in an international match.
Rahul Tripathi is a talented player. He has a good record in domestic matches. But, he did not get a chance to play for Team India till now. Rahul also performed brilliantly in the Indian Premier League. Tripathi played 76 matches in IPL and scored 1798 runs. During this time he scored 10 fifties.
Rahul scored 2728 runs in 52 first class matches. He scored 7 centuries and 14 fifties in this format. Tripathi scored 1782 runs in 53 List A matches. He scored 4 centuries and 10 fifties in this format. His best score in List A was 156 not out.
Wicket keeper batsman Sanju Samson was injured in the match in Mumbai. He injured his knee while fielding. Sanju was given rest. He was replaced by Jitesh Sharma. But it seems that Rahul Tripathi may be included in India’s playing eleven in place of Sanju. Apart from being an experienced player, Rahul is currently in form. That is why it seems that Tripathi can be preferred.
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