Cheteshwar Pujara turned 25 on Friday and if skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni decides to include him in the playing XI for the final ODI against England here on Sunday, it would be the best birthday gift for the talented Saurashtra lad.
While 3-1 scoreline is the perfect opportunity to blood Pujara, what remains to be seen is whether Dhoni is ready to tinker with the winning combination.
“We will have a new batting attack tomorrow,” middle order batsman Suresh Raina, who came at the pre-match press conference stated but didn’t wish to clarify whether it mean the change in approach or a change in the line-up.
Although one can’t be 100 per cent sure but if the batting order during the net session is followed, then Pujara might still have to wait for his turn to make his ODI debut. Read more