India need Sehwag in South Africa – Laxman

Axed India opener Virender Sehwag has found support from his former team-mate, VVS Laxman, who has said he “cannot imagine” an India team without Sehwag on the year-end tour of South Africa. Laxman said there was nothing wrong with Sehwag’s reflexes, and felt he should have been playing in the third and fourth Tests against Australia to rediscover his form instead of being dropped midway through the series.

“The selectors are forgetting that the next Test series will be against South Africa,” Laxman told Mumbai Mirror. “There should be a plan and vision for that series. When India go to South Africa, it is important to have a good mix of experience and youth. I cannot imagine an Indian team without Sehwag in those tough South African conditions. India cannot afford to go to South Africa without Sehwag.” Read more
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