“Thinks about IPL even in his sleep”, Twitter reacts as Rohit Sharma says IPL franchises must pick Bangladesh cricketers

India and Bangladesh will be involved in a three-match ODI series starting on Sunday. It would be a Test series after that. Meanwhile, before the ODI series, Rohit Sharma was involved in a conversation with the media. The Indian skipper felt that IPL franchises must trust and pick Bangladesh cricketers. Here, we take a look at how Twitter reacted as Rohit Sharma says IPL franchises must pick Bangladesh cricketers.


Rohit Sharma says IPL franchises must pick Bangladesh cricketers.

Recently, IPL made it official that the IPL 2023 Auctions would happen on December 23rd. It will be a mini-auction but there would be a few teams looking to make some key signings. In recent years, not a lot of Bangladesh cricketers have got a chance in the IPL. While Mustafizur Rahman has played often, even Shakib Al Hasan‘s availability in IPL has been inconsistent. In the recently held T20 World Cup, Bangladesh put up a decent show.

Speaking about the talent in Bangladesh, Rohit said, “Bangladesh has Quality players and match-winners and I genuinely feel IPL teams should get a chance and pick them in the upcoming IPL auction.” It now needs to be seen if franchises would select any players from the subcontinent team.


Twitter reacts to Rohit’s statement

While IPL has been beneficial for India, the cricketers are also often trolled because of that. When it comes to commitment, a lot blame IPL for the Indian cricketers taking frequent breaks. Now, ahead of an important ODI series, Rohit spoke about the IPL. Hence, a few on social media were not impressed with Rohit’s comments. A few others, talked about the validity of Rohit’s comment as there are not many Bangladeshi cricketers worthy of playing in the IPL. There were a lot more views on the internet. We take a look at some of them below:


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