India vs Australia 4th Test Sydney: India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has questioned the standards of the Indian pitches, used in Ranji Trophy and home seasons have backfired and was slammed on the social media. He was seen giving a reply to renowned Indian sports journalist Vijay Lokapally’s shared article, which credited the Head of the Cricket Operations, former Test wicketkeeper Saba Karim and his team for improving the Indian domestic circuit Twitter.
“Can we see that change or some change for the test matches in India too? What’s the point playing Ranji trophy on such wickets and test cricket in India on rank turners. last 5 yrs of test cricket in India every game finished 3 days. is this how u wanna save test cricket? Take pride?”, he wrote on Twitter.
Here’s the tweet from him:
He faced a backlash from fans and was asked to check his facts before making such claims publically.
Here are the reactions from fans:
Meanwhile, the Kohli-led India is on the verge of scripting history Down Under. They could become the only Test side to win a series on Australian soil, no other touring Indian side has tasted such success. India leads the ongoing four-match Test series 2-1, with a couple of more days to go in the final Test at Sydney. India are in the driver’s seat in the SCG Test after Pujara, Pant helped India register a mammoth 622/7 in their first innings.