Veteran India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has always been a big admirer of top-order batsman Suryakumar Yadav. The cricket board announced squads for Australia tour on Monday with Suryakumar Yadav again failing to find a spot despite his brilliant run in the ongoing IPL.
Suryakumar Yadav has consistently done well on the international circuit and has been a game changer in the IPL. He has notched up the scores of 40, 0, 10, 53, 79, 27, 10, 0, 47 in the lucrative tournament this year. There has also been some match-winning performances included it in. However, it was not enough for him to find a spot in the T20I squad.
Don’t no what else Suryakumar Yadav has to do: Harbhajan Singh
Harbhajan Singh came out in support of Suryakumar Yadav and said that selectors should check his record. He also added the prolific batsman has been consistent with his performances in the IPL and Ranji trophy. Harbhajan was also astonished on his snub and said that don’t know what else he has to do.
“Don’t know what else @surya_14kumar needs to do get picked in the team india.. he has been performing every ipl and Ranji season..different people different rules I guess @BCCI I request all the selectors to see his records,” Harbhajan Singh tweeted.
Earlier when Mumbai Indians played against Kolkata Knight Riders, Yadav played a match-winning knock. KKR toiled hard but failed to get among wickets as Suryakumar Yadav and Rohit Sharma took them to the cleaners. Stepping in to bat at No.3, Yadav hit quick-fire 47 runs off 28 deliveries, laced with six boundaries and one hit over the fence to help his side reach a total of 195/5.