While speaking to Mitchell Starc, Khawaja revealed that he is a trained pilot and holds a commercial license. As a result he was allowed to take charge of the plane that flew to Mohali. Khawaja also speaks about the experience of Indian conditions, the efforts he is putting in to come good in case he gets an opportunity to play a Test.
The Australian batsman is yet to find a place in the playing XI on this Indian tour. The visitors have so far lost both the matches in the series and have to pull up their socks and win the remaining matches if they have to avoid a series defeat.