New Delhi: His inclusion in the Indian cricket team for the One Day International series against Sri Lanka was questioned by many, as experts were of the belief that the once spearhead of the Indian bowling attack, Irfan Pathan, has not much left to perform at the international level.
The voice of experts has been silenced by Pathan who by his all round performance throws the ball in the selectors court to pick him for the final squad of the ICC T20 world cup. The buzz is that the selectors are already discussing about Pathan and his inclusion in the final squad. Pathan who is handy when it comes to batting, as he has proved many times before that he is no mug with the bat, the recent example came when he stood tall in front of the Sri Lankan bowlers and took India to victory with the winning shot.
As per a source in the team management there are indications that Pathan's Performance in the series against Sri Lanka makes him one of the best all rounders in the country. He may face a tough competition for the place by many others, though as of now he heads the list by some margin.