According to a report by the Times of India, Sarfaraz Khan is set to be picked in the Indian team for a two-match Test series against Bangladesh in November. Sarfaraz has reaped rewards for consistently performing and accumulating more than 900 runs from the last two seasons in Ranji Trophy.
As per a report by TOI, Sarfaraz Khan will be rewarded for his recent exploits in Ranji Trophy with a spot in the Indian team for Test series against Bangladesh. He has been a prolific run-scorer in the Ranji Trophy for the last two seasons and has been the talk of the town after his extraordinary season in 2022. Sarfaraz has played a key role while playing for Mumbai so far plundering more than 900 runs. He scored his fourth century of the season in the first innings of the final against Madhya Pradesh scoring 134 runs. The right-hander is the leading run-scorer with 937 runs from six matches at 133.85. In the last season, Sarfaraz scored 928 runs at 154.66 with three centuries.
According to a report by TOI, Sarfaraz is likely to be picked for the two-match Test series against Bangladesh in November.
"It's impossible to overlook him now. His performances are speaking about his huge ability, and putting pressure on many in the Indian team. He will be a certainty when the selectors pick the Indian team for the Bangladesh Test series. He did well for India A last year in South Arica and he's an excellent fielder," a reliable source in the BCCI told TOI.
Sarfaraz has been knocking the doors of the national team with his recent exploits in first-class cricket. Also, his century against Madhya Pradesh in the first innings was the lowest score out of his eight first-class tons.