Dale Steyn named a participant whom India missed within the ODI sequence vs South Africa.© AFP
India crashed to a 0-3 defeat in opposition to South Africa of their three-match ODI sequence and displayed some poor type in all features of the sport. The guests have been weak of their center order and in addition lacked a leading edge of their bowling division. Talking on Star Sports activities after the third ODI, former Proteas pacer Dale Steyn opined that the Males in Blue missed Ravindra Jadeja and in addition referred to as him a “great cricketer”. Steyn defined that the all-rounder’s potential to manage matches would have been an enormous benefit for India alongside along with his improbable batting and bowling expertise.
“They undoubtedly missed anyone like Sir Ravi Jadeja. I simply suppose he is a superb cricketer. He can management the sport along with his left-arm spin. He’s sensible and he may bat”, stated the 38-year-old.
Regardless of robust batting shows by Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan in Cape City, the guests did not chase down a goal of 288 runs within the third ODI and misplaced by 4 runs.
The center order particularly did not impress with Rishabh Pant getting dismissed for a golden duck. In the meantime, Shreyas Iyer and Suryakumar Yadav might solely muster 26 and 39 runs respectively.
Throughout the three-match ODI sequence, the bowlers additionally put in an erratic show and did not assist tempo spearhead Jasprit Bumrah.
“India’s bought a little bit of a bowling subject. They want anyone to again up Bumrah. They want somebody who can bowl in a 140-145km per hour bracket. Shami is nice. He had an extended Take a look at sequence. Siraj seems like a reputation for the long run. I believe he is bought a little bit of a niggle”, stated Steyn in the course of the post-match present.
The sequence additionally noticed KL Rahul carry out the captaincy responsibility as a result of absence of Rohit Sharma, who was unavailable after struggling an damage final yr.
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