To Rest Or Not To Rest: A Tricky Business
Cricket Today|November 06, 2020
Prithvi Shaw’s young career has already been tumultuous enough. From being a batting sensation, his offfield issues have kept him in the dark before staging a comeback and attributing it to his interaction with Sachin Tendulkar...
Sreelata S. Yellamrazu

The situation involving a non-performing cricketer is always a tricky one. While one has team has chosen to persist with their expensive buy longer than might have been good for the team, another team has taken a call that resting, not dropping, their young cricketer might be in his and the team’s best interests. No one is complaining.

Prithvi Shaw’s young career has already been tumultuous enough. From being a batting sensation, his offfield issues have kept him in the dark before staging a comeback and attributing it to his interaction with Sachin Tendulkar. Thereafter, the young batsman’s meteoric rise has once again hit a roadblock with his silent bat.

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