Former India wicketkeeper-batter, Robin Uthappa heaped reward on Kuldeep Yadav after his five-wicket haul in opposition to Pakistan on Monday (September eleventh) at R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo and mentioned that he has improved so much in the previous couple of months.
The third Tremendous Fours match between India and Pakistan was held for 2 days after the sport was stopped on Sunday (September tenth) on account of heavy rain and shifted to the reserve day. Shubman Gill and Rohit Sharma, the Indian openers began the inning on a terrific notice which helped the Males in Blue to dominate the sport from the very first second.
The Gill-Rohit duo made a stable partnership of 121 runs. Shubman Gill scored 58 runs from 52 balls with a strike charge of 111.54. Then again, Rohit Sharma performed a 56-run knock in 49 balls with a strike charge of 114.29. After the Indian openers have been dismissed, Virat Kohli and KL Rahul took management of the match and led India to 356 runs.
Virat Kohli scored 122 runs from 94 balls with a strike charge of 129.79. Whereas, KL Rahul performed a 111-run knock from 106 balls with a strike charge of 104.72 in his first aggressive match after the thigh damage that he obtained through the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023.
Within the first inning, the Pakistani bowling did not dismiss the set batsmen from the crease. Solely Shaheen Afridi and Shadab Khan managed to take one wicket every.
Within the second inning, Kuldeep Yadav displayed a stupendous inning and led the Indian bowling assault after he picked up 5 wickets in his eight-over spell and gave away 25 runs.
Other than Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, and Shardul Thakur took one wicket every within the second inning to assist India clinch a 228-run victory.
No Pakistani gamers may rating a half-century and even the number-one ODI batsman, Babar Azam did not make a mark in entrance of the Indian bowling assault.
The final time India took on Pakistan within the third group match of the Asia Cup was on Saturday (September 2nd), nevertheless, the sport was cancelled with none outcome as rain performed spoilsport through the inning break.
Throughout that match, the Indian batting order suffered in entrance of the Pakistani bowling assault however within the Tremendous Fours, Males in Blue outperformed Babar Azam’s aspect.
Simply an absolute deal with to observe: Robin Uthappa on Kuldeep Yadav
Robin Uthappa took to his official X (previously often called Twitter) account and lauded the star Indian spinner and mentioned that it’s a deal with to observe Kuldeep Yadav play.
“@imkuldeep18 is probably essentially the most improved cricketer I’ve seen within the current previous!! Simply an absolute deal with to observe,” the previous India participant wrote.
India will lock horns in opposition to Sri Lanka within the fourth Tremendous Fours match of the Asia Cup 2023 on Tuesday (September twelfth) at R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.