A Piece for FollowYourSport on Hardik Pandya’s journey in International cricket so far. A genuine seam bowling all-rounder is a pretty rare species in India.In the last couple of decades, India has been in search of a good seam bowling all-rounder. Reetinder Singh Sodhi, Irfan Pathan, and Stuart Binny are some of the names that India has tried to forge into that dream all-rounder since Kapil Dev’s retirement. None of them have had the perfect balance of versatility and the X-factor!When Baroda all-rounder – Hardik Pandya came into the international scene earlier this year, his abilities with the ball and the bat excited everyone. Now, the selectors have given him a chance to prove himself in the longest format of the game in the upcoming series against England.