Virender Sehwag targeted Rohit Sharma about his fitness after the IPL match against Rajasthan Royals (RR).
Mumbai Indians (MI) are the table toppers of the IPL 2020 season till now. But the absence of Rohit Sharma due to his injury puts Mumbai Indians into a dilemma. However, they performed very well against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) under Pollard’s captaincy but lost against Rajasthan Royals (RR) despite the huge target set by them.
Therefore, this type of performance by the team puts management under confusion about their bowling attack. Rohit Sharma was not present during the two matches against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR).
Due to his absence and a long time for recovery former cricketers started targeting him about his fitness. As many of them questioned about his fitness plans and the alternative played for Rohit Sharma is Tiwary who is also not much fit.
So former Indian opener Virender Sehwag taunted Rohit Sharma regarding his fitness. Virender Sehwag started his analysis show through his with his Twitter title ‘Viru ki Baithak.’ In that, he funnily trolled current Indian opener, Rohit Sharma.
However, Virender Sehwag very well is known for his witty comments throughout social media. After retirement, he started showing his attacking class off the field likewise on the field. Because he has attacking nature from the start of his career.
Virender Sehwag analyses the current situation of the teams through his ‘Viru Ki Baithak’ IPL analyzing show. He always tries to show the real situation of the team in front of the fans and gives analysis about every player of the team.
Sehwag: ‘Samosa occupies the place of Vada Pav.’
Virender Sehwag while analyzing through his show about Mumbai Indians (MI), claims Rohit Sharma as Vada Pav. Further, he also called Samosa to his alternative Saurabh Tiwary who is playing well for Mumbai Indians (MI).
The reason behind their fitness is the lack of control over food and diet. Sehwag said, “Rohit wasn’t playing because he was injured. But so what if Vada Pav is injured? Samosa pav, aka Saurabh Tiwary, will assume his spot.”
Here are Virender Sehwag’s show:
Saurabh Tiwary is also performing very well throughout this IPL. As he got the chance to play at the starting of the IPL 2020 season but dropped after a couple of matches and played Ishan Kishan at his place. Hence, he got the chance once again in the last two matches of Mumbai Indians (MI).
But Saurabh Tiwary and Ishan Kishan also performed brilliantly. Therefore, Mumbai Indians (MI) still under the dilemma of whether to play Ishan Kishan or Saurabh Tiwary in the playoffs matches because both of them are in form and play consistently.
Moreover, Mumbai Indians (MI) playing first scored 195 runs but fails to defend. All the players scored an average of 30-40 runs. But Hardik Pandya was the only one who smashed the runs with a strike rate of 285.
Overall, Rajasthan Royals (RR) beat them by 8 wickets and 10 balls remaining. Henceforth it didn’t affect Mumbai Indians (MI) position in the points table but the match result keeps alive the hopes of Rajasthan Royals (RR) for qualifying to playoffs.