Gautam Gambhir picks his All-time India Test XI; Anil Kumble is captain

First Published 4, May 2020, 11:25 AM

Bengaluru: Former opening batsman Gautam Gambhir has named his All-time Indian Test XI. Gambhir, who is now a BJP MP, went with Anil Kumble as the team’s captain. The former left-handed batsman heaped praise on spin legend Kumble for backing him during his career. “Had he captained India for a longer duration like Sourav Ganguly, MS Dhoni or Virat Kohli, he would have made many records. He captained in tough series' in Australia and Sri Lanka,” Gambhir told Sports Tak. He announced the all-time XI while talking to Sports Tak. Here is Gambhir’s All-time India Test XI.

<p>1. Sunil Gavaskar</p>

1. Sunil Gavaskar

<p>2. Virender Sehwag</p>

2. Virender Sehwag

<p>3. Rahul Dravid</p>

3. Rahul Dravid

<p>4. Sachin Tendulkar</p>

4. Sachin Tendulkar

<p>5. Virat Kohli</p>

5. Virat Kohli

<p>6. Kapil Dev</p>

6. Kapil Dev

<p>7. MS Dhoni (wicketkeeper)</p>

7. MS Dhoni (wicketkeeper)

<p>8. Harbhajan Singh</p>

8. Harbhajan Singh

<p>9. Anil Kumble (captain)</p>

9. Anil Kumble (captain)

<p>10. Zaheer Khan</p>

10. Zaheer Khan

<p>11. Javagal Srinath</p>

11. Javagal Srinath