Ravi Shastri is at the moment the top coach of the Indian males’s cricket group.© Instagram
Crew India head coach Ravi Shastri on Sunday took to Twitter to share a throwback image on the anniversary of his Check debut for the nation. Ravi Shastri had performed his first match for India within the third Check towards New Zealand at Wellington in 1981. “On at the present time 40 years in the past…in Wellington I made my Check debut,” Shastri wrote together with the photograph. “It is nice to be nonetheless a part of the good recreation and be concerned with the nationwide group,” he added.
On at the present time 40 years in the past…in Wellington I made my Check debut. It is nice to be nonetheless a part of the good recreation and be concerned with the nationwide group pic.twitter.com/qVoExInyG3
— Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) February 21, 2021
Whereas the all-rounder didn’t have an important match with the bat, he took three wickets in every innings even because the hosts gained by 62 runs.
He took his maiden five-wicket haul in New Zealand’s first innings within the third Check in Auckland and claimed two extra scalps in New Zealand’s second essay to assist earn India a draw.
He was named joint participant of the match together with John Wright.
Shastri completed his profession with 80 Checks and 150 ODIs below his belt.
Within the longest format, he scored 3830 runs at a mean of 35.79, and likewise took 151 wickets.
In ODIs, Shastri 3108 runs and took 129 wickets.
His closing look for India as a participant got here in a Check match towards South Africa in Port Elizabeth in 1992.
He’s at the moment the top coach of the Indian males’s cricket group and helped them attain the semi-finals of the 2019 World Cup.
India are at the moment embroiled in a four-match Check sequence towards England, with a spot within the inaugural World Check Championship closing on the road.
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