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5 Deserving Players Who Missed A Place In Test Squad Against South Africa; Well, after a handful of chances, the opening batsman KL Rahul was dropped from the team for his poor show. With the series being hosted in India, the Indian fans and experts expected that there would be quite a few call-ups in the line. However, it was only Shubman Gill, who received the call-up, as the regulars in the team retained their places.

Meanwhile, we figured out 5 players, who are deserved to receive a call-up. A lot of youngsters displayed high-quality performances in the recent domestic season. We picked out 5 cricketers, who are deserving to get the nod. Here are they.

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5 Deserving Players Who Missed A Place In Test Squad Against South Africa:

5. Srikar Bharat:

5 Deserving Players Who Missed A Place In Test Squad
Srikar Bharat. Credit: ESPNCricinfo

Making his first-class debut at the age of 19 against Kerala, Bharat has been one of the consistent run-getters for Andhra in the last few years. He made rapid strides both as a keeper and as a batsman at the domestic level. 2014/15 was Bharat’s breakthrough season where he scored 758 runs in Ranji at a healthy average of 54.14. He followed it up in the next seasons as well.

The young wicketkeeper-batsman Srikar Bharat is one of the best openers available in the country. Apart from batting, Srikar Bharat has also got the goods to do wicket-keeping for the team. His consistency at the top could well be the chance for India to have a look in at least one series.

However, he was picked in Board’s President team, which will be led by Rohit Sharma.

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