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Virat-Rohit or Rohit-Yashasvi? – Matthew Hayden has a suggestion for India openers at T20 World Cup | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Following Virat Kohli's explosive 47-ball 92 against the Punjab Kings in IPL 2024, discussions regarding his batting position for the upcoming T20 World Cup have gained momentum, with cricketing legends expressing their views.Former India captain Sourav Ganguly lent his support to Kohli's potential role as an opener, citing his exceptional form in the IPL.Ganguly stated, "Virat's phenomenal performances in the IPL suggest he's well-suited to open for India in the T20 World Cup."In contrast, Australian batting icon Matthew Hayden initially expressed reservations about Kohli's suitability as an opener for India. Hayden emphasized the importance of maintaining a right-left combination at the top of the order, saying, "No, they shouldn't do that. You definitely need a left-right ...