T20 World Cup 2021: 3 Reasons Why Hardik Pandya Deserves To Be In The Indian Squad. The fate of Hardik Pandya is still uncertain for the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup 2021. Hardik Pandya was named in the Indian squad that was picked for T20 World Cup 2021. Selectors picked him on the basis of his all-rounder abilities, as he is a fantastic batsman and a medium-pace bowler. Selectors felt that Pandya can play the role of 6th bowler in the playing XI.
However, Hardik Pandya did not bowl for Mumbai Indians in IPL 2021. The move also affected Mumbai Indians’ performance in the tournament, who could not make it for the playoffs. Now, selectors are uncertain about Hardik Pandya’s all-rounder role for T20 World Cup 2021.
BCCI still has time till October 15 to make changes in India’s squad for the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. BCCI selectors are going to take a final call till October 15 on Pandya’s inclusion into the Indian squad. Here we talk about 3 reasons why Hardik Pandya deserves to be in the Indian squad for T20 World Cup 2021.
T20 World Cup 2021: 3 Reasons Why Hardik Pandya Deserves To Be In The Indian Squad
3. Powerful Finisher
Hardik Pandya is a powerful finisher. He is one of the best Indian batsmen at the lower-middle order. His ability to hit big shots makes him a good choice at the lower order. He is also a great finisher.
He has hit many quickfire knocks for Indian team and his IPL franchise Mumbai Indians. During the India vs Australia T20I series last year, Pandya smacked 2 sixes in the final over of Daniel Sams to clinch the series victory for India in the series.