While the all important 4 match Border-Gavaskar Trophy between India and Australia is currently ongoing with Indian cricket team having already taken a 2-0 lead after the first 2 match, Team India also focusing on the ODI series following that.
The year 2023 is gonna be a very busy year for the Indian cricket team. While Border-Gavaskar Trophy is one of the important one for the year, but then there is also the World Test Championship Final that India qualified for after taking a 2-0 lead in the series vs Australia.
India will also play and host the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 to be played later this year. As such, Team India have some important One Day International (ODI) fixtures lined-up for 2023.
The upcoming ODI series vs Australia is also gonna be a vital one. A total of 3 matches are to be played as part of the ODI series.
It has been reported now that Indian umpire Nitin Menon will be one of the umpire and actually he will be umpiring in all 3 matches of the series. He is same umpire who was talk of the town after his decision that gave Virat Kohli LBW out in the Test vs Australia even though the ball hit almost bat and pad at the same time.
Which is why, with this latest report, the Indian fans are calling Virat Kohli to be careful in all 3 of the ODI matches against the Aussies. Checkout how the Twitterati reacted to the same.
Nitin Menon will officiate in all 3 ODI between India vs Australia. (Source – TOI)— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) February 21, 2023
Against Virat 😂— Rockz☜ (@Rockz055) February 21, 2023
All the best Virat 😅😅 pic.twitter.com/I05CJ93vdj— BOT 🤖 (@X0_BOT_0X) February 21, 2023
Are yaar tb to virat ke liye ye thread h— shreyansh singh (@shreyansh97244) February 21, 2023
Lgta h ab vo virat ko not out hi dega 🤣— P R A T I K. (@pratik_1609) February 21, 2023
Itne sare comments aur opinions k baad himaat nhi hogi usme😂
Or koi umpires Nhi h Kya hmare pas?— Alpha Mike ↗️ (@Alpha_V18) February 21, 2023
Ye umpiring ka Kl Rahul har match me kaise umpire bn ra h.. All 4 test, & now all 3 ODI’s
kuch to source jrur h Bhaisab ki upar 😆 https://t.co/jDeLJq27eX
Nitin Menon is that intern at work who sucks at what he does but is still made to work because something is better than nothing https://t.co/HayiGeeuje— arey yaarrrrrrrrrrf (@A_niche11) February 21, 2023