After the announcement of the IND- AUS Series in Australia for the ICC Test Championship , every Indian fan was excited to see the New Indian Team combination after the long gap in International Cricket especially in Test Matches. After the official News from BCCI on Virat Kohli absence in Border -Gavaskar Trophy as he will be on paternity leave after the Day -Night Test Match in Adelaide.He will miss 3 Test Matches in a Four Test Match Series in Australia.
Virar Kohli’s absence in these kind of important series in Australia creates a huge vacuum to the Indian Team especially his aggressive captaincy will be missed in Australia .In a recent Interview, Harbhajan told a statement on Team Combination & Virat Kohli’s absence ‘I would not change the opening combination, Rohit Sharma should open in Australia and KL Rahul can fill that slot for Virat Kohli. Rahul is too good a player to bat at No. 3, 4, or even open. It will not make a huge difference if he bats at No. 3 or opens because he is a quality player’ ,
KL Rahul In Test Matches
Debut : 26 December 2014 ( IN AUSTRALIA)
Matches : 36
Highest Score : 199 vs England ( In England)
According to his statement, It is the right time for KL Rahul to prove himself as a quality Batsman Test Cricket . Also , he had his famous name in South India as ‘kutty-Kohli’. It will be a challenging role for him in Australian Condition to seal permanent position in all-three format for the Indian Team.Comment your opinion on Harbhajan Singh Statement about KL Rahul.