The 20-year-old India National Cricket Team left-handed batter Tilak Varma had a brain-fade second on his ODI debut as Tanzim Hasan Sakib rattled his stumps after the batter’s miscalculated depart within the Asia Cup 2023 on Friday, September 15.
The sixth match of the Asia Cup 2023 Tremendous 4 stage between the Rohit Sharma-led India Nationwide Cricket Crew and Shakib Al Hasan-led Bangladesh Nationwide Cricket Crew is at the moment underway on the R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.
Tilak Varma made his ODI debut towards Bangladesh as India made as many as 5 modifications to their enjoying XI within the lifeless rubber encounter. He acquired his ODI cap from his skipper Rohit Sharma, with whom he additionally performs on the Mumbai Indians (MI).
The expectations from the teenager had been very excessive as he was slotted in India’s 17-man Asia Cup squad based mostly on his potential. The 20-year-old simply performed 7 T20Is earlier than his ODI debut and scored 174 runs at a median of 34.80 and a strike charge of 138.09.
Tilak Varma batted at Virat Kohli’s No.3 place within the enjoying XI and was in a position to rating simply 5 runs off 9 balls, with one 4, earlier than strolling again to the hut following a weird dismissal.
He was cleaned up by Tanzim Hasan Sakib on the fourth ball of the third over. The pacer bowled a size supply on off-stump and Tilak Varma lifted his arms with a thought that the ball would swing away similar to the earlier supply.
Nonetheless, that didn’t occur and the ball formed in properly to crash into the stumps. Tilak Varma was completely surprised after his stumps had been shattered and he had a puzzled look on his face.
Watch: Tilak Varma’s Weird Dismissal
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Earlier, India gained the toss and opted to subject first within the match. Talking on the toss, Rohit Sharma knowledgeable that they’ve made as many as 5 modifications to the enjoying XI to be able to give some recreation time to different gamers within the 17-man squad.
Virat Kohli, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, and Jasprit Bumrah had been rested and so they had been changed by Tilak Varma, Suryakumar Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Shami, and Prasidh Krishna.