Rohit Sharma hints at adjustments in Take a look at squad after WTC Remaining debacle

Staff India skipper Rohit Sharma expressed disappointment over loosing out the World Take a look at Championship (WTC) to Australia on Sunday. Whereas speaking in regards to the WTC 2023 Remaining match within the post-match press convention, Rohit Sharma proposed a best-of-three remaining within the subsequent cycle to resolve the World Take a look at Champion. Rohit Sharma additionally hinted at discovering new gamers for the subsequent WTC cycle between 2023-25.

“I would like a best-of-three remaining for the World Take a look at Championship as it could be preferrred to compete over 3 Assessments after all of the onerous work, over 2 years, in reaching the ultimate. Nonetheless, we have to discover a window for that. It will be preferrred if there are 3 Assessments within the subsequent cycle,” Rohit Sharma mentioned on the post-match press convention.

“June just isn’t the one month to play the WTC remaining. It could possibly be performed anyplace on the earth, not simply in England,” he added.

Rohit Sharma mentioned that regardless of the massive goal of 444 runs, Staff India was hopeful of chasing it and even 280 runs on the ultimate day.

“We’ve informed all gamers to play freely and put the opposition below strain. We determined to play fearless cricket within the second innings and bought to 60 runs in simply 10 overs. We have been hopeful of chasing down 444 runs however performed some free photographs,” he mentioned.

Whereas speaking in regards to the doable adjustments within the Take a look at squad of Staff India. “There are numerous gamers doing effectively in home cricket, it’s all about discovering the gamers, giving them that area. That will probably be our focus going ahead,” Rohit Sharma.

Rohit Sharma additionally identified the influence of IPL 2023 on the results of the WTC 2023 Remaining. “You want a minimum of 20-25 days to organize for a remaining like this,” Rohit Sharma mentioned as Staff India performed the WTC 2023 Remaining simply days after the conclusion of IPL 2023.


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Up to date: 11 Jun 2023, 09:50 PM IST