Sourav Ganguly wants Cheteshwar Pujara, Zaheer Khan back in ODI team

Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly says that Ishant Sharma remains a enigma to him and hopes Ashok Dinda gets a recall after a fantastic domestic season.

updated: January 20, 2014 00:27 IST
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Kolkata: India need Cheteshwar Pujara (in pic) and Zaheer Khan in their one-day line up, former captain Sourav Ganguly said on Sunday as India began their New Zealand tour with a defeat in Napier. (1st ODI highlights)

Criticising Ishant's selection, Ganguly felt India leaked too many runs even as they had the "world's best" one-day batsman in Virat Kohli. (Read: Kohli overtakes Ganguly as fastest to reach 18 ODI tons)

"I feel selectors should think about two players - Cheteshwar Pujara and Zaheer Khan. Pujara is the most-needed batsman in these conditions. He has adjusted well in the Test mould and I'm sure he will do well in the ODI format," Ganguly said. (Watch: India batsmen need to emulate Virat Kohli, says Sunil Gavaskar)

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