Sunil Gavaskar chooses Hanif Mohammad and Virender Sehwag to open in their XI India-Pakistan
NEW DELHI: Former captain of India Sunil Gavaskar He made a combination of India and Pakistan XI players that he would love to see play. He admitted that these may not be the best eleven players that may have statistically represented both sides, but these are players that he would like to see playing together.
Speaking alongside former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja on the Sony Ten Pit Stop and Blue Revolution Series program, which was streamed live on the network's Facebook page, Gavaskar said that regardless of what happens if this team really played or not, expect the locker room to be hilarious It will be difficult to get the kids out of the locker room because they will have so much fun.
Gavaskar chose the first pair of Virender Sehwag and the legendary hitter from Pakistan Hanif Mohammad , who was the first batter outside Australia and England, to score a triple century in test cricket and who was originally called the 'Little Master' before Gavaskar himself took over the title and later Sachin Tendulkar .
Pakistan great Zaheer Abbas comes in at no.3 and India's Sachin Tendulkar follows. Former India batsman Gundappa Viswanath enter n. ° 5, while Kapil Dev is at n. 6. Imran Khan He did the same and Gavaskar chose Syed Kirmani as his no.8 wicketkeeper. Wasim akram , Abdul Qadir and former Indian leg spinner BS Chandrashekhar completed the team.
Gavaskar's India-Pakistan XI: Hanif Mohammad , Virender Sehwag , Zaheer Abbas, Sachin Tendulkar , Gundappa Viswanath , Kapil Dev, Imran Khan , Syed Kirmani, Wasim akram , Abdul Qadir, BS Chandrasekhar