Three best possible opening pair for India ahead for Australia ODIs
India are all set to kickstart their international cricket after a long break due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation that raised across the world. It will start with the first of the three-match ODI series. The first ODI will be played in Sydney on 27th November.
Ahead of the series, India are stuck with a big blow as their star opener Rohit Sharma is unavailable for the series due to injury. This has created a vacant in opening spot. In fact, the opening pair is yet to be confirmed as Shikhar Dhawan was also had some rough patches in the last few International games for India. Let’s have a look at the three best possible opening pairs for India.
1.Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul
Obviously in the absence of Rohit Sharma, the left-handed opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan will be the go through opening batsman considering his experience and past records in Australia. Even though he had some bad games in the past, it will be a wise move to go with him.
Along with him, for the safer side, India might go with KL Rahul. He is another prominent opener for India. Always he was in the race for the spot. But in recent times, he had a shift in a role in the batting lineup of the team.
He is serving the role of a finisher. But for the safer side, the management might be willing to go with the experience of Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul for the opening spot.