Dube is able to unleash his explosive batting abilities towards Bangladesh.
Shivam Dube turned a family title ever since hitting 5 sixes in 5 balls of an over through the T20 Mumbai League season 1. The left-handed batsman made such an impression along with his arduous and clear hitting, that even former India captain Sunil Gavaskar tipped him to be picked within the Indian crew shortly.
Step one to fame for Dube was being picked within the Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL crew for a large INR 5 crore bid. Although he didn’t do a lot within the alternative that he acquired through the event, he confirmed sufficient mettle to be picked for India A video games frequently. Gavaskar had mentioned that he hadn’t seen a cleaner hitter since Yuvraj or Ganguly.
Dube says MSK Prasad’s encouraging phrases gave him a touch for future
“I did properly in home tournaments and the ‘A’ collection, so sure, I used to be anticipating a call-up. MSK [Prasad] sir spoke to me after the match towards Karnataka. He instructed me I’m doing properly and will sustain the nice work. That was an enormous enhance. I used to be actually completely satisfied that he appreciated my knock,” Dube was quoted as saying by Mid-Day. These phrases got here after Dube slammed a quick-fire century towards Karnataka within the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Dube is the fourth Mumbai participant included within the India T20I squad after captain Rohit Sharma, Shreyas Iyer and Shardul Thakur. He has a strike price of 142.35 in home T20 matches and 121.34 in home one-day video games.
Evidently the MSK Prasad-led choice committee feels that Dube is a like for like alternative for the injured Hardik Pandya, who has undergone surgical procedure for his troublesome again. The T20I collection towards Bangladesh begins on November three and can give Dube an opportunity to stake a declare for upcoming matches towards West Indies and New Zealand.
In the meantime, the chairman of selectors defined why Dube was chosen within the crew and was quoted as saying by Asian Age, “Within the T20Is, we had Hardik Pandya. Then we tried Vijay Shankar and all of us felt that Shivam Dube suits completely for the function. He bats aggressively and his performances for India A towards West Indies and South Africa had been phenomenal.”