The thrill of T20 is over. The ODI series is starting from 10 January. At present, there is a line of experienced and young promising players in the Indian team. In such a situation, with which perfect playing XI will captain Rohit Sharma take the field in the first ODI, this question remains in everyone’s mind.
Shikhar Dhawan has not been included in the team for the ODI series against Sri Lanka. The selectors have selected three openers in Shubman Gill, Ishaan Kishan and KL Rahul in one form. But it has been seen for a long time that despite opening the innings in ODIs, Rahul is now providing stability in the middle order.
After the return of Rohit Sharma in the ODI series, his playing looks confirmed. But who will be his other partner, this is the biggest question. Young Kishan has recently attracted everyone’s attention by playing double century innings. On the other hand, Shubman Gill is also running in great form. In such a situation, who should be included in the playing eleven, the biggest headache remains.
Talk about the contribution given by both the players to the Indian team in international cricket, they are as follows-
Ishan Kishan, a 24-year-old young wicket-keeper player, who appeared for Jharkhand in domestic cricket, got a chance in the Indian team for the first time in the T20 format against England on 14 March 2021. While opening the innings in this match, Kishan played a fiery inning of 56 runs in just 32 balls. After this he never looked back.
Kishan’s International Cricket Career:
Kishan has scored 1106 runs in 33 innings playing 34 international matches till the time of writing the news for the country. Meanwhile, including a double century innings, seven fifties have come out of his bat.
Kishan’s ODI cricket career:
Kishan has played a total of 10 ODIs for the Indian team so far. Meanwhile, 477 runs have come out of his bat at an average of 53.0 in nine innings. He has one double century and three fifties in ODIs.
Kishan’s T20 International Cricket Career:
While talking about his T20 International cricket career, he has played 24 matches for the blue team till the news is written. Meanwhile, his bat has yielded 629 runs in 24 innings at an average of 27.35. Kishan has four fifties registered in T20 cricket.
While talking about Shubman Gill’s cricket career, his figures are as follows-
Young Shubman Gill also joined the Indian team after performing well in the IPL like Kishan. Gill was included in the Indian team for the ODI series on the tour of New Zealand for the first innings. However, his tour was nothing and he was dropped from the team only after a few matches. But when he was re-inducted into the team, he left an indelible mark by performing tremendously.
Shubman Gill’s International Cricket Career:
Gill has played a total of 31 international matches for the Indian team so far. Meanwhile, 1481 runs have come out of his bat in 43 innings. Gill has a total of two centuries and eight fifties in international cricket.
Gill’s Test Career:
Young Gill has played a total of 13 Test matches for the Indian team so far. Meanwhile, 736 runs have come out of his bat in 25 innings at an average of 32.0. He has one century and four fifties in Test cricket.
Gill’s ODI Career:
Shubman Gill has played 15 ODIs for the Indian team till the news is written. Meanwhile, 687 runs have come out of his bat in 15 innings at an average of 57.25. He has one century and four fifties in ODIs.
Gill’s T20 International Cricket Career:
Talk about Gill’s T20 International cricket career, he has played three matches for the Indian team. Meanwhile, his bat has yielded 58 runs in three innings at an average of 19.33. Gill’s highest batting performance in T20 cricket is 46 runs.