Many cricketers took to Twitter hailing Team India’s performance. Former Indian cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar lauded Rishabh Pant and said the youngsters like T Natarajan, Shardul Thakur, Shubman Gill, Washington Sundar
He attracted severe criticism from former greats including the likes of Sunil Gavaskar. Former India wicket-keeper Deep Dasgupta also said he was baffled by the way Rohit threw his wicket. Speaking in a video on the YouTube channel ‘Sports Today, he said
You really feel for him, I was there in Sydney when he took those 5-6 wickets, and that was when Ravi Shastri actually said, ‘he is our number 1 overseas,’ and I don’t know whether he has actually played a Test match since then.