‘Fans who booed Hardik Pandya a lot are singing his praises’: Former India cricketer slams critics of star all-rounder

Hardik Pandya, facing criticism while leading Mumbai Indians in IPL 2024, has turned critics to fans with his impressive performance at the T20 World Cup. Scoring 89 runs and taking eight wickets so far, his all-round prowess was highlighted by former cricketer Aakash Chopra.

Hardik Pandya

Team India player Hardik Pandya was facing severe criticism from the fans when he was leading Mumbai Indians (MI) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024. However, the star all-rounder has converted the boos into praises with his stellar shows in the ongoing T20 World Cup.

The aggressive all-rounder bounced back in style in the Indian colours and performed consistently with the bat and ball thus far. Pandya has lived up to the expectations of an all-rounder as he has scored 89 runs in three innings, including a match-winning half-century against Bangladesh. He has also been claiming crucial wickets for the side. He has picked up eight wickets in five matches so far in the marquee event.