After the injury of Shubman Gill, the Indian team has three options like Mayank Agarwal, KL Rahul and Prithvi Shaw.
Opener Shubman Gill, who was injured after the loss in the World Test Championship final against New Zealand, will soon leave for India from England. Also Read – Mayank Agarwal or KL Rahul, Wasim Jaffer told which player got the place in lieu of Shubman Gill?
Gill will be away from the field for at least eight weeks due to a stress fracture, making it difficult for him to play in the five-Test series against England in August. Also Read – IND vs ENG: ECB is busy arranging the practice match for Team India
After Gill’s injury, most cricket critics are looking at Mayank Agarwal or KL Rahul as the opening batting option. However, in the meantime, there is also a player who can be seen opening the seven innings of Rohit Sharma in the upcoming series against England. And the name of that player is – Prithvi Shaw Also Read – Know- How many crores does Virat Kohli earn from one of his Instagram posts, see this list
Although Shaw is currently on a tour of Sri Lanka with India’s limited overs format team, the BCCI wants to send him to England before the Test series.
A source close to the board said in a Times of India report, “Here is a batsman who is in great form playing an insignificant series where he could be in England giving the team an extra option. It’s been five days and the selectors haven’t even blinked an eye.