‘Bahar koi kuch bhi…’: Suniel Shetty targets Venkatesh after Rahul’s 75. Cricket
KL Rahul made an incredible return to the Indian team on Friday in the first ODI against Australia at the Wankhede Stadium. Just weeks after being dropped from the Test team amid an avalanche of criticism and losing his vice-captaincy role, Rahul scored a brave and unbeaten 75 in a low-scoring thriller to give India a 1-0 series lead . After the knock, his father-in-law and Bollywood superstar Suniel Shetty launched a fiery tirade at veteran cricketer Venkatesh Prasad, who criticized the Indian star. ,india vs australia 2nd odi live score,
Prasad was the first to question Rahul’s place in the Indian Test team, following a series of tweets during the first match of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy series in Nagpur, where he implored the selectors, BCCI and commentators not to show “bias”. Was scolded for. Shown by management.
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After another poor return from Rahul in the second Test, the former India cricketer tweeted again, which eventually led to a war of words with former India opener Aakash Chopra, who defended Rahul for his record away from India. Questioned the timing of the tweet before doing so. , Later, both took the form of an argument, targeting each other.
Rahul lost his vice-captaincy role when the BCCI announced the squads for the third and fourth Tests against Australia and was subsequently dropped from the playing XI.
On Friday, Rahul returned to the Indian team in the ODI and scored a brilliant 75 after a top-order collapse. The No.5 batsman also got help from Ravindra Jadeja as he stitched a century partnership.
When Shetty was asked about Dastak, he said in a veiled dig at Venkatesh:When the one above is not outside, no one can say anything (When God is with you, it doesn’t matter what outsiders say).”
However, Rahul was dismissed by Mitchell Starc after scoring just 9 runs in 12 balls in the second ODI against Australia at the Dr. YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.