Pandey keeps his name in India’s middle-order conversation

Competition for spots in India’s top five is tough, with Kedar Jadhav, KL Rahul, and Ajinkya Rahane all angling for positions. However, Manish Pandey has made a strong case that he ought to be invested In – or at least trialled – for a little longer after a half-century in his first ODI since October during the visitors’ 168-run win over Sri Lanka on Thursday.

Pandey had begun his international career brightly, against Zimbabwe and Australia, before losing a little rhythm against New Zealand last October. It is the emphatic manner in which he has regained his form, however, that not only caught the selectors’ eye, but also put him in good stead to perform in this match. In five one-day innings for India A in South Africa during July and early August, Pandey struck 307 runs and was dismissed only once to finish as the leading scorer in the tri-series with South Africa A and Afghanistan…

Continue Reading to the Source

Latest articles

Bangladesh vs West Indies – Bangladesh to wear special...

NewsThe BCB will also determine central contracts after the series against West Indies and New Zealand The BCB has finalised a specially-designed jersey for...

Aus vs Ind, 4th Test R Ashwin to Shardul...

With yet another lower-order rearguard from a depleted India, the visitors saw two new heroes in debutant Washington Sundar and Shardul Thakur, who was...

England in Sri Lanka: Jack Leach says his struggles...

Leach dismissed Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews to complete his second Test five-wicket haulJack Leach says he "uses the lows to propel me on to...

Sri Lanka vs England, 1st Test, Galle

Not even the lure of watching his beloved Liverpool reclaim top spot in the Premier League from arch-rivals Manchester United is likely to deflect...

Similar articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Subscribe to our newsletter