Rohit Sharma scolds Shardul Thakur during third ODI against New Zealand© Twitter
The Indian cricket team ended the 3 match series against New Zealand with a win in the 3rd ODI as well, therefore securing a 3–0 sweep. Whereas Rohit Sharma And Shubman Gill were the top performers with the bat, each scoring a century, Shardul Thakur And Kuldeep Yadav were the top wicket-takers, each taking three wickets. It was Shardul who was eventually named player of the match for his 3/45. Despite his brilliant spell, there were moments in the match where Rohit was unimpressed with the pacer.
Shardul took important wickets daryl mitchell, Tom Latham And Glen Phillips In the middle overs, apart from shifting the game in India’s favour. However, there was one particular moment in the match when skipper Rohit was not happy with Shardul’s application.
In fact, during the 27th over, Rohit walked up to Shardul and expressed his dismay at the kind of lengths the bowler was bowling. Even the commentators agreed with Rohit at the time, suggesting that Shardul should have bowled better.
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Shardul has been in and out of the Indian team in the ODI format. The fast bowler must have gained a lot of confidence after being named the player of the match for the third ODI. After the match, Rohit also praised Shardul by calling him a ‘magician’.
“We bowled very well, stuck to our plans and kept our spirits up. Shardul has been doing this for a while now. Teammates call him a magician and he has come through again. He’s got more games under his belt.” Need to be brought,” said Rohit. said at the post-match presentation ceremony.
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