Workforce India are taking over Bangladesh in the 6th and final match of the Super 4 stage at Asia Cup 2023 on Friday. In preparation for this significant encounter, India have made vital adjustments to their lineup, with skipper Rohit Sharma opting to discover the staff’s bench energy on this lifeless rubber.
In a daring transfer, India have launched 5 gamers into the lineup, resting a number of key figures who’ve been pivotal all through the event. The choice to relaxation Virat Kohli, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav and Jasprit Bumrah displays India’s confidence of their reserve gamers.
Tilak Varma makes his ODI debut
The highlight of the day fell on 20-year-old Mumbai Indians star batter Tilak Varma as he was handed his ODI debut cap by captain Rohit Sharma. Tilak’s inclusion within the taking part in XI marks a major second in his burgeoning cricketing profession.
Tilak has already displayed his cricketing prowess within the T20I format, representing India towards the West Indies and Eire final month. His fearless batting method and skill to adapt to difficult conditions have earned him accolades.
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From IPL to worldwide area
Tilak first captured consideration along with his standout performances for the MI within the Indian Premier League (IPL) after making his debut within the 2022 version. Since then, he has featured in 25 IPL matches, amassing 740 runs at a formidable common of 38.95 and a putting strike charge of 144.53.
Regardless of his spectacular performances, it’s value noting that Tilak didn’t safe a spot within the 15-man shortlist for the upcoming ICC ODI World Cup. Nonetheless, his inclusion within the Asia Cup squad signifies that he stays a promising prospect for Indian cricket.
Because the information of Tilak’s ODI debut unfold, cricket fanatics and netizens took to social media to specific their pleasure and help for the younger expertise.
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Right here is how netizens reacted:
All set for his ODI debut! 👌👌
— BCCI (@BCCI) September 15, 2023
— Sanjay Manjrekar (@sanjaymanjrekar) September 15, 2023
Tilak Varma obtained the ODI debut cap from Rohit Sharma. My boy is destined for greatness. pic.twitter.com/uFlYMJqYLv
— R A T N I S H (@LoyalSachinFan) September 15, 2023
𝙏𝙞𝙡𝙖𝙠 𝙑𝙖𝙧𝙢𝙖 makes his ODI debut 🤩💙
𝐒𝐊𝐘 is again
5️⃣ adjustments in complete
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) September 15, 2023
Our boy Tilak Varma is making his ODI debut at this time.
Received the cap from Captain Rohit Sharma. A second to remeber without end. pic.twitter.com/90cY607dJ9
— Vishal. (@SPORTYVISHAL) September 15, 2023
— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) September 15, 2023
Captain Rohit Sharma fingers the maiden ODI cap to Tilak Varma.
What a second for Tilak…!!! pic.twitter.com/M0oCRhJCrO
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) September 15, 2023
Tilak makes his ODI debut as 🇮🇳 choose bowling first 💪 pic.twitter.com/jKQvYaIGRp
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) September 15, 2023
Mumbai Indians boys , Rohit Sharma , Surya Kumar Yadav , Ishan kishan and Tilak Varma taking part in collectively at this time 🥺💙
What a day for MI followers 💙 pic.twitter.com/hHYJpI5L3M
— Nisha (@NishaRo45_) September 15, 2023
— Shubham 🇮🇳 (@DankShubhum) September 15, 2023
Rohit Sharma stated, “Sure, I do know that Tilak Varma just isn’t within the World Cup staff, however he deserves an opportunity as a result of he’s an excellent babysitter and in addition performs for MI.” pic.twitter.com/d52jZ1ZfZG
— Dennis🕸 (@DenissForReal) September 15, 2023
Tilak Varma is making his ODI debut go effectively boy.
Make India and Rohit Sharma proud. pic.twitter.com/tY1CWXTRIi
— Ansh Shah (@asmemesss) September 15, 2023
— ᴘʀᴀᴛʜᴍᴇsʜ⁴⁵ (@45Fan_Prathmesh) September 15, 2023