Harbhajan Singh questions BCCI team selection for Asia Cup 2018
New Delhi : Indian off spinner Harbhajan Singh on Thursday raised questions over the selection of Team India for upcoming Asia Cup 2018. He was surprised to see BCCI selectors not including Mayank Agarwal despite his brilliant performances in recent past.
BCCI on Saturday announced India squad for the upcoming Asia Cup 2018; Virat Kohli has been rested for the event, Rohit Sharma will take over as Team India skipper.
Surprised by Mayank Agarwal's exclusion, Harbhajan Singh took to Twitter and wrote: "Where is Mayank Agarwal ??? After scoring so many runs I don't see him in the squad ... different rules for different people I guess."
Where is Mayank Agarwal ??? After scoring so many runs I don’t see him in the squad ... different rules for different people I guess.. pic.twitter.com/BKVnY6Sr4w— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) September 5, 2018
Chairman MSK Prasad responded over the concern saying that Mayank Agarwal will get chance soon.
"Mayank Agarwal has been fantastic and has been consistent in the last 10-12 months. He is just a step away and I am sure in due course of time he will get his recognition," he said.
"And he did well In all three formats in whatever opportunities he has got in domestic cricket. We will definitely look at it when we rest some of the senior players," MSK Prasad assured.