Times of India – CHENNAI: Murali Vijay may not have found favour from the selectors after his ordinary outing during the England tour, but former India batsman GR Viswanath believes the TN opener deserves a spot in the Test team during their next overseas assignment — against Australia.

Summary

  • CHENNAI: Murali Vijay may not have found favour from the selectors after his ordinary outing during the England tour, but former India batsman GR Viswanath believes the TN opener deserves a spot in the Test team during their next overseas assignment — against Australia.
  • In a chat during the MA Chidambaram birth centenary function held here on Friday evening, Viswanath spoke on the rise of Prithvi Shaw , why Vijay should be recalled and more.
  • Excerpts:Even though it’s early days for him in Test cricket and the debut hundred came against a depleted West Indies, Shaw has shown that he’s very promising.
  • His approach hasn’t changed much in Test cricket.
  • He scored runs when India played in Australia last time.


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