Former Australian leg-spinner Brad Hogg on Saturday, during a Q&A session on Twitter, spoke of former India skipper MS Dhoni about whether he fits into the squad for the World T20 in Australia later this year. Also Read - SRH vs KKR Dream11 Team Prediction VIVO IPL 2021: Captain, Vice-captain, Fantasy Playing Tips, Probable XIs For Today's Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders T20 Match 3 at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai 7.30 PM IST April 11 Sunday
Dhoni’s return was on the cards in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL), but the tournament has been postponed in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak till April 15. Also Read - India to Get 5 More COVID Vaccines by October, Sputnik Likely to get Emergency Use Nod in 10 Days: Report
Hogg feels due to lack of international exposure, Dhoni cannot get back in the team. Hogg also felt that in IPL, Dhoni is playing most of the matches in spin-friendly pitches which is different from what he has to counter in Australia, he does not make it to the side over Rishabh Pant and KL Rahul. Also Read - MS Dhoni Has to Take Call on His Batting Order: Sunil Gavaskar After CSK Suffered Defeat to Delhi Capitals
Hogg’s response to the fan read, “Pending IPL performances, but sadly I think not, due to lack of international exposure lately & IPL he is playing the majority of games in Chennai (if it goes ahead) which is suited for spin not pace, the conditions he will get in Australia.”
Last week, Dhoni was back in the nets during Chennai Super Kings (CSK) practice session at Chepauk and looking in ominous touch.
According to reports, he also slammed a century during a practice match.