Irani Cup: All eyes on Gautam Gambhir, Harbhajan Singh as Rest of India face Karnataka

For Gautam Gambhir, inconsistent performances from Shikhar Dhawan and Murali Vijay means that the Delhi veteran is very much in the mix. A solid knock against the pace trio of Abhimanyu Mithun, R Vinay Kumar and Sreenath Aravind will boost his confidence and keep him in the selection fray.

updated: February 09, 2014 01:28 IST
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Bangalore: Veterans Harbhajan Singh and Gautam Gambhir face a stern test as the duo will aim at resurrecting their international careers when Rest of India take on Ranji Trophy champions Karnataka in the Irani Cup, in Bangalore on Sunday. (Read: I'm as good as a 20-year-old, says Harbhajan)

All eyes will be on Harbhajan and Gambhir as they would be itching to show the national selectors that they are still good enough to perform at the highest level.

With Ravichandran Ashwin's lack of skills while bowling in unfamiliar conditions against better batting sides being thoroughly exposed, its time that Harbhajan pulls up all the 'tweaker's tricks' up his sleeves against a quality batting line-up.

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