India’s West Indies tour will begin with a two-match Test series. Apart from this, ODI and T20 series will also be played in India against West Indies. For this, on Friday (June 23), the Indian team announced the Test and ODI squads for the West Indies tour. Apart from experienced players, young players also got a place in the Indian team under the leadership of Rohit Sharma. However, one name is the most talked about after this team selection, that is Sarfraz Khan.
Sarfaraz Khan has not been included in the squad for the Indian team’s West Indies tour. However, this player has performed brilliantly in domestic cricket. It was said that Sarfraz would get a place in the Indian team for India’s tour of the West Indies, but the Mumbai player was disappointed. Statistics show that Sarfaraz has scored at an average of 80.86 in the Ranji Trophy tournament since 2019. Also, Ruturaj Gaikwad, who was part of the Indian squad for the West Indies tour, has scored at an average of 56.72.
Sarfaraz’s performance in Ranji Trophy 2023 season
However, Rituraj has performed brilliantly in the IPL 2023 season. Despite this, netizens on social media are constantly showering reactions on Sarfaraz’s non-selection. Stats say that Sarfraz has scored 556 runs in 9 innings of Ranji Trophy 2023 season. Sarfaraz’s average this season has been 92.66. Also, this young batsman has also scored 3 centuries at a strike rate of 72.49.
Rituraj’s performance in IPL 2023
Rituraj Gaikwad has scored 590 runs at an average of 42.14 and an average of 147.50 while batting in 16 matches in the IPL 2023 season. He has also scored 4 half-centuries during this run. Now Sarfaraz Khan and Ruturaj Gaikwad are being compared and there are different reactions on social media. (indian cricketer ruturaj gaikwad and sarfaraz khan comparison stats ind vs wi)
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