Ind vs Eng 1st ODI: Krunal Pandya breaks down in tears whereas remembering his dad, watch video | Cricket Information
India all-rounder Krunal Pandya broke down in tears after taking part in a game-changing inning of 58 off simply 31 balls towards England within the first ODI of three-match sequence on Tuesday (March 23). Krunal, who made his ODI debut within the match, devoted the knock to his late father.
Talking to the host broadcasters within the mid-innings break, Krunal stated he devoted the knock to his late father and ended up getting a bit emotional and was not in a position to say something additional.
“This one is for my dad. I did get emotional after I received my cap,” stated Krunal earlier than getting emotional and strolling off.
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Krunal was handed his debut ODI cap by his brother Hardik Pandya. After getting the cap, Krunal seemed on the skies and he remembered his late father. Earlier this 12 months, Hardik and Krunal misplaced their father. At the moment, Krunal was taking part in within the Syed Mushtaq Trophy, however he left Baroda’s bio-bubble to be together with his household.
Coming again to Tuesday’s sport, Shikhar Dhawan (98) and Virat Kohli (56) might need set the platform on the high, but it surely was KL Rahul (62*) and Krunal’s (58*) blitz ultimately that propelled India’s rating to 317/5.
The duo added 111 of their 112 runs within the final 9 overs as they despatched the English bowlers on a leather-based hunt. The 57-ball partnership noticed the Indians swap gears and take the motive force’s seat on a day when England suffered twin accidents whereas fielding — Sam Billings sprained his collar bone joint and Eoin Morgan break up the webbing between his proper thumb and index finger and had 4 stitches.
(With ANI inputs)