KL Rahul batted smartly in the first ODI between India and Australia at the Wankhede Stadium. He has been under the scanner for his performances in the past games and was dropped from the Playing XI after the second Test against the visitors.
Former India player Venkatesh Prasad was critical of Rahul’s flop show and his place in the squad. He urged the team management to drop the right-handed batter in the red-ball matches.
Fans trolled Venkatesh after Rahul’s showed his class in the opening contest.
India dismissed Australia for 188 runs, with Mohammed Shami and Mohammed Siraj taking 3 wickets.