Virat Kohli should Replace Sachin Tendulkar in Tests : S Ganguly


Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Monday said that Virat Kohli should be the fitter replacement for Sachin Tendulkar in the Upcoming Series against South africa.

To a query on who should bat at number four, the former captain said, "Dhoni should be thinking.. I think it's going to be Virat Kohli at 4, Rohit Sharma at 5 and Dhoni needs to find someone for 6."

On Replying to a query on the SA tour, he said "I think they have picked a good team for the tour." "India will have to bowl well to make an impact in the series and win it. Selectors have picked best bowling lineup. We have Zaheer`s experience.Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav, Bhuvaneswar Kumar.. It is a good bowling team."

To a query on who should bat at number four, the former captain said, "Dhoni should be thinking.. I think it's going to be Virat Kohli at 4, Rohit Sharma at 5 and Dhoni needs to find someone for 6."

 Asked to choose an impressive bowler, he said "Shami has done exceptionally well. He has got pace. Pace does not come naturally and it is special to anyone."

Replying to another query, he said, "When I played for India, it was only cricket.. Once you finish cricket you will have to start saying no.. There are so many opportunities." Asked about match fixing in the game, he said, "I have never been involved in such a team. I look at good things. Every time when you look at wrong things in cricket, look at those who brought pride to the game. Indian cricket has too many good things."

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