Irani Cup 2022: The clash between Saurashtra and Rest of India in the final of Irani Cup is going to start from Saturday. In the final, all eyes will be on Indian team’s star batsman Cheteshwar Pujara. Apart from this, five openers have been given place in the team of Rest of India for the final match.
Iranian Cup 2022 is an opportunity for players trying to make a place in the national team to stay relevant. Most of the players who were part of the recent A series against New Zealand have got a place in the team.
Saurashtra team has experienced Test player in Pujara who would like to strengthen their claim in the team before the series in Bangladesh. Pujara did well for Sussex in both red-ball and white-ball List A but it remains to be seen whether the selectors will stick with him in the Test match.
eyes on the openers
The opening problem for the rest of India is the abundance of openers who are all in pretty good form. Five openers have got a place in the team. India A’s opening pair of Priyank Panchal and Abhimanyu Easwaran did well against New Zealand A while Yashasvi Jaiswal scored 265 runs in the final in the Duleep Trophy.
Captain Harmanpreet Kaur came in support of Shafali Verma, said – will get enough chances to return to form