Wicketkeeper-batter Ishan Kishan and former India captain Virat Kohli have been noticed flaunting their dance moves after the house crew registered a series-clinching win over Sri Lanka within the second ODI on the Eden Gardens on Thursday.
Batting second, the Men in Blue didn’t have the largest of targets to chase as they bowled out the Islanders for simply 215 within the first innings. However, India’s prime three – Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill and Kohli – departed for 17, 21, and 4 runs, respectively. Shreyas Iyer scored 28 odd runs nevertheless it was KL Rahul who performed a affected person knock of 64 not out and guided his crew to victory.
Chinaman Kuldeep Yadav was adjudged ‘Player of the Match’ for his 3 wickets for 51.
With India now taking a 2-0 unassailable lead in the three-match seriesKohli and Ishan regarded in a jubilant temper as they entertained the followers with their dance moves throughout a light-weight show in Kolkata.
Here’s the video:
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‘Games like these teach you a lot’: Rohit
At the post-match presentation, Team India captain Rohit stated that it was a type of video games the place there was a lot to be taught from.
“It was a close game but games like these teach you a lot. We had to build an innings under pressure. KL has been batting at five for a long period of time now and it gives us the depth. Gives you the confidence as well at the top of the order for us to go and bat freely,” he stated.
“It was a good display of batsmanship. It’ll be nice to have a left-hander, but I don’t believe too much into it. Ideally we would like to have a left-hander, but we know the quality of the right-handers who are out there in the middle. They can tackle situations when put under pressure,” the 35-year-old added.
The third and final ODI between the 2 sides is scheduled to be performed on January 15 on the Greenfield International Stadium in Thiruvananthapuram.