The rising all-rounder of the Indian cricket team, Shardul Thakur has won the hearts of everyone with his amazing bowling in the second test match against South Africa in Johannesburg. Shardul has registered his name in the golden pages of history by taking 7 wickets in the first innings against Africa in the second test match.
Not only this, but he has also performed brilliantly with the bat at “The Wonders” stadium. He played an important innings for the team by scoring 28 runs in 24 balls in the second innings. However, about Shardul’s love of batting, former South African bowler Imran Tahir has revealed an interesting anecdote.
Tahir made a big disclosure about Shardul’s batting
Let us inform that Shardul Thakur and Imran Tahir have played together for Chennai Super Kings in IPL. He (Imran Tahir) disclosed that Shardul takes batting very seriously. Not only this, but he also told that he has also become angry for not getting full time to bat in the nets.
Talking on Star Sports, Tahir recalled the time he spent with Shardul in IPL and told that Shardul practices batting a lot. Apart from this, former Indian cricket team player Akash Chopra also said on his YouTube channel that Shardul Thakur has presented a strong claim to choose himself in front of the selectors.
Shardul is an important part of the Test team
Shardul Thakur, due to his good performance in Tests, is becoming an important part of the Indian Test team. Before Johannesburg, he also scored a half-century in Tests against England and Australia in difficult conditions. Not only this, he also performed brilliantly in Australia, due to which he was also selected in the series against South Africa, and Shardul won the hearts of everyone with his batting and bowling here too.