Indian batter Shreyas Iyer waltzed his manner again into the Indian staff in type as he scored 204 runs in 3 matches in opposition to Sri Lankans, primarily cementing his place within the T20I facet. Talking in regards to the 27-year-old, former cricketer Mohammad Kaif was ecstatic about the way forward for the Mumbaikar.
Notably, Iyer additionally scored a century on his Take a look at debut in opposition to New Zealand. He has already put his hat into the ring for a middle-order slot after the likes of Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara had been proven the door.
In T20Is, he was given an opportunity to play at No.3 and he has made the slot his personal. Iyer had scores of 57*, 74*, and 73* within the three video games in opposition to Sri Lanka, successful the Participant of the Sequence award. As anticipated, Iyer was the speak of the city and his future is shiny in the intervening time.
“100 on Take a look at debut, IPL captaincy, T20 match winner for India. He’s simply 27, seen the lows, learnt from errors. Nice future forward. Iyer, what A 12 months. @ShreyasIyer15,” Kaif tweeted.
“Something he touches turns to gold” – Mohammad Kaif on Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma has taken India to a brand new degree after being given the captaincy function. He was at all times recognized to be a wonderful captain having led Mumbai Indians to 4 titles however the form of affect he has had on the Indian staff was sudden, to say the least.
“Watch out to shake fingers with Rohit Sharma today. Something he touches turns to gold. Shreyas at No.3, rotation of gamers, bowling modified. Each transfer, is a masterstroke. #Goldentouch @ImRo45,” Kaif had tweeted.
Underneath Rohit, India has already received three T20I sequence – one every in opposition to New Zealand, West Indies, and Sri Lanka. He’s but to lose a match after taking on because the full-time white-ball captain.