Sarfaraz Khan’s prolific run-scoring in domestic cricket pays off as Mumbai’s batter receives his maiden Test call-up for India, stepping in for the injured KL Rahul in the second Test against England.
Sarfaraz’s stellar performance against the England Lions in the 4-day unofficial Test at Narendra Modi Stadium played a huge role in his maiden call-up to the Indian team. He was also awarded the Player of the Match for his 161-run knock off 160 balls, marked by 18 fours and 5 sixes.
Sarfaraz Khan has been a run machine in domestic cricket for nearly two years. Everyone in the cricket scene has been clamouring for his selection in team India, and now the moment’s here.
While fans and the cricket community express delight over Sarfaraz Khan’s maiden call-up to Team India, a heartwarming video reveals the emotional response of his father, who has eagerly awaited this moment for a long time.
Sarfaraz Khan’s father, in the video, sends a big thank you to the Mumbai Cricket Association and the BCCI, appreciating them for putting faith in Sarfaraz. He’s optimistic that the Mumbai batter will make them proud with some great performances for Team India.