India's best player, Cheteshwar Pujara, says that Rishabh Pant and Dinesh Karthik can't both be in the playing XI for the Asia Cup 2022.
KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, and Suryakumar Yadav are in the top order. According to Pujara, Suryakumar Yadav is one of India's best T20 batters right now.
Hardik Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja come after them, so there is only room for one of Pant and Karthik.
"Both Pant and Karthik are doing really well in the T20 format, which is a big problem for the team management. You have to decide if you want
someone to bat at No. 5 or a finisher who can bat at Nos. 6 or 7. " On ESPNcricinfo T20 Time: Out, this is what Pujara said.
So, if you want someone at No. 5, I would recommend Rishabh Pant. But if you want a very good finisher who will likely play 10 or 20 balls and score 40 or 50 runs, I think DK (Karthik) is a better choice. "
Pujara, who is 34 years old, said, "Knowing the team management and how things work around the team, I think they might go with Pant because
he bats left-handed and gives the team a bit of balance with a left-right combination." Pujara said that Suryakumar deserves to be in the XI and shouldn't be taken out to make room for both Pant and Karthik.
"Surya is one of our best Twenty20 players, so I'd want him on the team because he can He has done a lot of good work for the Mumbai Indians (in the IPL). Every time I've seen him at No. 4, he's done very well.
So, I don't think the people in charge of the team will kick him off. If both Rishabh and Karthik have to play, I think one of the top-order batters has