The Indian team is set to tour Ireland for an upcoming T20I series. The IND vs IRE T20I series will witness two matches. The 1st T20I takes place on June 26 (Sunday) while the 2nd T20I will take place on June 28 (Tuesday). The Indian team will be led by Hardik Pandya in the series.
A second-string squad comprising some experienced, uncapped, and young players has been set up for the Ireland tour. While some emerging players have got an opportunity to represent the national team in the series, there are some other players who missed out on a chance. Here we talk about 3 Indian players who deserved a spot in the India squad for Ireland tour but missed out.
IND vs IRE: 3 Indian Players Who Deserved A Spot In India Squad For Ireland But Missed Out
3. Rahul Tewatia
Rahul Tewatia is the first player on this list. The left-handed batsman impressed with his batting in IPL 2022. Representing Gujarat Titans, Tewatia played many match-winning knocks for the team and was a consistent batter in the middle order.
In 12 innings, he scored 217 runs at an average of 31.0 and a strike rate of 147+. However, in spite of his brilliant performance in IPL 2022, Tewatia was overlooked by selectors for the IND vs IRE T20I series.