Get ready for a thrilling match as India takes on Australia in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2023. Watch as two debutants, Suryakumar Yadav and KS Bharat, step up to make their mark on the Test cricket arena in the absence of key players. Follow the action as the Men in Blue fight for a spot in the World Test Championship final. Don’t miss the debutants in Test cricket make their impact on the game
But amidst all the excitement, one thing that has grabbed everyone’s attention is the absence of two key players, Shubman Gill and Shreyas Iyer, from the playing XI. In their place, two debutants – Suryakumar Yadav and KS Bharat – have been given a chance to shine on the big stage.
Debutants Delight: Suryakumar and Bharat Take the Field
Suryakumar Yadav, who has been in stunning form in the T20 format, will finally get his chance to prove his mettle in the longest format of the game. On the other hand, Bharat, who has been waiting in the wings for a long time, will get the opportunity to show his worth in the team.
While the absence of Gill and Iyer might have raised a few eyebrows, it gives the two debutants a chance to step up and make a name for themselves. With the pressure on, it will be interesting to see how they handle the challenge on their debut.
Gill and Iyer’s Test Records
Gill, who scored his maiden Test century in Bangladesh, is still trying to establish himself in the Test squad. With 13 games under his belt, he has scored 736 runs at an average of 32, with one hundred and four fifties.
On the other hand, Iyer, who scored a hundred and fifty on his Test debut against New Zealand, has played seven Test matches and has scored 624 at an average of 56.72, with one century and five fifties.
The Final Word
While the absence of Gill and Iyer might be a cause for concern for some, it gives the two debutants a chance to make their mark on the Test arena. With the first Test against Australia underway, it’s time to sit back, relax, and watch the action unfold. Who knows, the two debutants might just surprise us all with their performance on the big stage!
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