Pankaj Singh (left) was chosen over Ishwar Pandey (right) and Varun Aaron © Getty Images
Pankaj Singh (left) was chosen over Ishwar Pandey (right) and Varun Aaron © Getty Images

 

Jul 27, 2014

 

Pankaj Singh made his Test debut for India on Sunday against England at Southampton. He was over looked in the first two Tests as Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami held the Indian pace attack together. Ishant was dropped ahead of the third Test because of an injury and making way for the tall wonder boy from Rajasthan, Pankaj Singh, who gets paid off for his hard work.

 
As soon as this news was out, there were a fair amount of reactions over the social networking websites mainly on Twitter. WV Raman, Rajasthan Royals, Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore posted in their official Twitter accounts, congratulating him for his debut.

 

 

 

 


 

Harsha Bhogle’s Twitter reaction also came in as soon as the match started. All the Indian fans were expecting another spell from hell from lanky Indian pacer Ishant but unfortunately he suffered an injury and was rested for the third Test match between India and England at The Ageas Bowl, Southampton.  

 
Complete coverage of India’s tour to England here