Former England captain Michael Vaughn was impressed on Sunday by Team India’s XI game for the second T20I against England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, while the Indian leadership handed over the T20I debut hat to the Mumbai Indians.
Suryakumar replaced Aksar Patel in the squad, while Ishan replaced Shikhar davan on the top.
“I see that @BCCI listened to the advice and included more @mipaltan players … Very smart move … #INDvsENG”
Earlier on Friday, after India’s loss in the opening of the T20I series, Vaughn was on Twitter to write: “@mipaltan is a better T20 team than @BCCI !!!” Former Indian batsman Wassim Jaffer responded to the tweet , saying: “Not all teams are lucky enough to play four foreign players Michael.”
India won the throw on Sunday and chose to play first. India will seek to equalize the series after losing the opener in the same place with eight boxes.
“We’ll be bowling first. Looks like the track was a little up and down, with no last dew game. So we feel better to bowling first and limit. Dhawan is missing this game, Axar is not part of it either. Suryakumar and Ishan Kishan debut.We are a country that seeks to get out of the templates.If you lose the throw in a big game of the World Cup, you must first embrace the cotton wool.In the last 3-4 years statistically we have done well the pursuit, so I want get out of it if you want to go to big tournaments for a long time, “Collie said.
India under Collie lost only three times while chasing, the last happening on December 8, 2020 against Australia in Sydney.