‘It’s good news, you want him doing well’: Glenn McGrath on Rohit Sharma’s recent batting form – India Times English News

Former Australia fast bowler Glenn McGrath said that Rohit’s recent return to form is good news for the Indian team ahead of the Asia Cup and the upcoming ICC T20. World Cup later this year.

The Indian skipper took a break after the IPL, which helped him regain his touch with the bat. Since his return to the national team, he has scored two half-centuries while leading India For wins over England in ODIs and T20s.

Rohit’s return to form ahead of the Asia Cup is very important for the team, especially with Virat Kohli Looks out of touch and KL Rahul has been ruled out of the game due to covid with a groin injury.

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The former Australia fast bowler believes that the return of a class player like Rohit to form is good news for the Indian team.

“It’s good news. He’s a class player. You want him to do well. You want to see the senior players do well. You saw Shubman Gill get a good score in West Indies the second day. Batsmen in West Indies do their job. are doing.’

Rohit scored an unbeaten 76 against England at The Oval to give India a one-run chase. And recently, he scored 64 runs in the first T20I against West Indies, a match India won comfortably by 68 runs.

McGrath, who took 563 Test and 381 ODI wickets, said he was impressed by two new Indian seamers Prasidh Krishna and Avesh Khan, two bowlers he closely monitored at the MRF Pace Foundation Academy.

“It was a proud moment to see our 29 boys and former boys play in the recent IPL. Famous and Avesh is representing India in limited overs cricket, I am really proud of him… Proud of all the boys,” said the Australian.

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