Wriddhiman Saha afflicted his duke mid-way of the South Africa Test alternation aftermost month. He did not comedy the additional and third Test. Parthiv Patel was alleged as replacement. However, it accepted to be a boxy appointment for the wicketkeeper-batsman. He was criticised for absent affairs abaft the stumps. As for batting, Parthiv managed aloof 56 runs from 2 matches at 14.
However, Parthiv believes he kept able-bodied and showed appearance during the Test series.
“I anticipation I kept able-bodied on that difficult wicket in the third Test at Johannesburg area the brawl was befitting up and down.
I additionally showed a lot of appearance by aperture the innings (in the additional essay) and approved to accord as abundant as I could both as a batmen and keeper,” Parthiv told The Times of India (TOI).
Parthiv still has the adventitious to prove his mettle. His abutting appointment would be for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in IPL 2018 beneath Virat Kohli. He was associated with Mumbai Indians (MI) from 2015 until aftermost year. Prior to that he played for Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Deccan Chargers (DC), Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and RCB. After black the Indian skipper during the South Africa Test alternation through his afflictive show, Parthiv is acquisitive to accomplish the best of the befalling through IPL.
“Virat brings a huge bulk of positivity into the aggregation and to the dressing-room. He consistently leads by archetype and the aggregation rallies about him.”