Hardik Pandya led India for the primary time on June 26, 2022.© Twitter
on Sunday led the Indian workforce to a seven-wicket win over Eire within the first match of the two-match sequence between the edges in Dublin. This was the primary time Hardik Pandya was captaining the Indian workforce. The all-rounder made the second additional memorable by returning figures of 1/26 in his bowling after which scoring 24 off 12 with the bat. The lone dismissal Hardik effected within the recreation noticed him changing into the primary India captain to take a T20I wicket.
Earlier than Hardik, eight gamers captained India however none of them took a wicket. The gamers are, , , , , Rohit Sharma, and .
Speaking in regards to the match on Sunday, Eire opted to bat first after successful the toss. Driving on‘s unbeaten 64 off 33, the hosts posted 108/4 within the rail-curtailed match that was diminished to 12 overs a facet. For India, , Hardik, and took a wicket every.
In return,‘s 47 not out off 29 balls, alongside ‘s 26 off 11 and Hardik’s 24 off 12 helped India attain house with seven wickets in hand and 16 balls to spare.
“Nice to start out a sequence with a win. For us, as a workforce, it is essential to start out with a win. Fairly pleased with it,” stated Hardik in a post-match presentation.
“Eire batted fantastically, had to return to our predominant bowlers… A few of the pictures he (Harry Tector) performed had been mindblowing,” he added.
(With company inputs)
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