Kedar Jadhav has been under fire following a disappointing string of low scores for CSK in IPL 2020. Virender Sehwag, the former Indian dashing batsman, however, has asked MS Dhoni not to drop Kedar Jadhav from playing XI in forthcoming matches.
Veteran Chennai Super Kings (CSK) batsman Kedar Jadhav has disappointed with the bat scoring only 58 runs in six matches averaging a dismal 19.33 in the Indian Premier League (IPL) season so far.
His inability to accelerate the run-rate have cost the team big losses. While several fans and experts are calling for him to be axed from the team, former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag has rather asked franchise skipper MS Dhoni to encourage the player instead of dropping him from XI.
Kedar Jadhav Should Be Motivated By Skipper MS Dhoni : Virender Sehwag
In the latest episode of Viru Ki Baithak, the Facebook show of Virender Sehwag. The veteran cricketer addressed several topics of the ongoing IPL 2020 besides answering a few fans queries in the video. With CSK set to take on Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) next on 10th October in Dubai, Virender Sehwag was asked about his stand on the case of Kedar Jadhav who is under fire for non-performance.
The opener admitted that Kedar Jadhav is yet to fire in IPL 2020 but may play better in next matches since he has experience of playing for India in the past.
“Jadhav has played for India in the past and is still a part of the national setup. He should be in the playing XI for CSK but he does require a little motivation from the skipper Dhoni so that he can do better. He might have flopped in one or two matches but I hope in the coming matches he will do well,” he said in the video.