Alastair Cook was in the limelight before the start of the 5th Test match between India and England as he is set to retire from Test cricket after this Test. But there was one more cricketer who was making the headlines during the same time. Hanuma Vihari was awarded the India cap as he became the 292nd player to represent India in Test cricket.
The Andhra batsman is in a terrific form in first-class cricket and his consistent scores for India A in the recent games earned him the Test cap. But unlike other Indian young cricketers, Vihari has hardly been in the limelight as he doesn’t feature in the IPL and doesn’t have a happening social media life.
So here we bring some important facts about Vihari which talk about the person he is and his journey as a cricketer so far.