Wasim Jaffer has change into a Twitter sensation because of his frequent memes and humorous tweets.© Twitter
After the Indian workforce’s debacle with the bat within the first Test in opposition to Australia, former India batsman Wasim Jaffer had taken to social media to share a coded message with India’s stand-in captain for the remaining three Tests, Ajinkya Rahane. Hidden in what appeared like a motivational publish, Jaffer’s message to Rahane was clear and easy – choose Shubman Gill and KL Rahul for the second Test in Melbourne. On Wednesday, Jaffer – who has change into fairly the feeling on Twitter since saying retirement from cricket – selected to additional drill house the purpose with one other meme.
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) December 23, 2020
“Msg decoded??” he wrote together with a photograph of Rahane and Team India coach Ravi Shastri.
Rahane could be seen holding up two fingers. The image is edited to point out the names of Gill and Rahul the place Rahane’s fingers are pointing.
While one batting slot has routinely opened up within the Indian workforce after Virat Kohli’s departure from Australia, Prithvi Shaw can also be set to be benched after poor shows in each innings in Adelaide.
Shaw’s technical flaws have been extensively mentioned, with many calls to switch him within the workforce for the remainder of the sequence.
With Rohit Sharma nonetheless quarantining in Sydney, the opener’s slot for the second Test continues to be open and Shubman Gill is the almost definitely candidate ought to the administration determine to drop Shaw.
Gill hit a formidable half-century within the second apply match earlier than the Test sequence started.
The eight-wicket defeat in Adelaide means India are 1-Zero down within the sequence moving into to the Boxing Day Test.
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