5 players who can play at Virat Kohli position against Australia
The Indian team is currently touring Australia to play in all series, including Tests, T20s, and ODIs. The Test series starts on December 17 after the ODIs and T20s. India captain Virat Kohli will return to India after the first match of the Test series. His first child is about to be born. Virat Kohli will return to India to be with his family at that time. So he will not be able to play in the remaining three Tests of the Test series.
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5 Players to play at Virat Kohli Position in India vs Australia test Series
So let’s look at the top 5 Indian players who are qualified to fill the space for Virat Kohli at number 4 positions when he can’t play.
1. Chapman Gill:
He is currently 21 years old. Despite not having much experience, he has been named in the Indian Test squad as the next best batsman in the Indian team. Audi has amassed 2133 runs in 21 matches in first-class cricket. His average is 73.55 with a maximum of 268 runs.
2. K L Rahul:
He has played in 36 Tests for India. He has scored 2000 runs. This includes 5 cents and 11 half cents. His first century came from Australia.
3. Rohit Sharma:
He is currently in the Test squad. Rohit Sharma, who is not a starter but has a good habit of playing in Test matches, could also be given the spot.
4. Hanuma Vihari:
He is already playing for the Indian Test team. But plays in sixth place. He has played well in local competitions and has amassed 6,900 runs which could give him a chance to play in that place.
5. Rishabh Pant:
Although he has not amassed a large number of runs in this year’s IPL, he is capable of playing in Tests. He has scored hundreds in countries like England and Australia and is likely to be given that spot.