India vs Sri Lanka: In the upcoming T20 series against Sri Lanka, the Indian team will be hunting star opener KL Rahul. With continuous poor performance there is a chance of being dropped from the team.
KL Rahul: After winning the Test series against Bangladesh, the Indian team will play the T20 series against Sri Lanka from January. The series will start from Tuesday, January 3. A total of three matches are to be played in the series. BCCI is yet to announce the squad for this series. Star opener KL Rahul is hanging on for this series. The star player is expected to miss the T20 series against Sri Lanka.
Poor performance is the reason..
KL Rahul’s continuous poor performance could become a problem for him. Rahul also failed in the recently played Test series. He has not averaged more than 30 in all three formats this year. Looking at his performance, it seems certain that he will be removed from the team. Star opener batsman Ishan Kishan can be taken in the team instead of Rahul. It is known that he scored a double century in the third ODI against Bangladesh.
KL Rahul to perform in 2022..
In this year’s Test cricket, Rahul played 4 matches and scored 137 runs in 8 innings at an average of 17.12. In this he scored only one half-century. Meanwhile, in 9 innings in 10 ODIs, he scored 251 runs at an average of 27.88. In this, only 2 fifties came from his bat. Apart from this, in T20 Internationals, he scored 434 runs in 16 matches at an average of 28.93 and a strike rate of 126.53. In this he scored 6 fifties.
It is known that the Indian team led by Rahul won the Test series against Bangladesh. Indian team won the series 2-0. Earlier in the last match of the ODI series against Bangladesh, the Indian team won under the captaincy of KL Rahul. But, Team India had to lose the ODI series.
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