Former India captain Rahul Dravid on Monday said that he would like to see his statemate and new batting sensation KL Rahul make it to the Indian Test team for the tour of Australia along with talented Railways leggie Karn Sharma.
When it comes to the longest format of the game – Test cricket – India haven`t enjoyed much of a success under MS Dhoni. As a skipper, Dhoni has failed to lead the team from the front, specially during the overseas tours.
Despite being a prolific scorer in domestic cricket, Murali Vijay has played only 12 Test for India in the more than four years but the Chennai batsman says it makes sense in moving forward than staying demoralised.
"Kaif is only 31, and I believe it is the time when, as a batsman, you are nearing the peak of your powers. He has been consistent in domestic cricket, had a good last season, and he continues to be a brilliant fielder," Kumble added.
Already under severe pressure to retain his place in the Test squad, VVS Laxman`s IPL career may just come to a halt as none of the nine franchises are keen on roping in the senior batsman as a full-time player.