Former leg-spinner Laxman Sivaramakrishnan is impressed by the positive attitude and variations of young leggie Rahul Chahar and will keep an eye on his performance during the white-ball series in Sri Lanka.
The 21-year-old Chahar, who has played three T20Is for India, was named in the ODI squad for the Sri Lanka series and might make his debut in the 50-over format in the upcoming three-game series, beginning on Sunday.
“Rahul Chahar seems to be a very attacking bowler. His body language is good, he has got all the variations. He doesn’t mind getting hit. He doesn’t get perturbed if he has gone for a four or six. This is something I like,” Sivaramakrishnan told PTI.
Asked about the qualities of Chahar, Sivaramakrishnan pointed out, “His positive attitude, line and length, variation of pace, his ability to try and get a batsman out.”
“In the middle overs, you have to get wickets…