India vs Pakistan LIVE: Ishan Kishan sends shockwaves to Pakistan bowlers- India opener Ishan Kishan on Monday passed a litmus test with men in the blues by smashing a sensational fifty against England. He struck unbeaten 70 off just 46 deliveries that comprised 7 boundaries and 3 sixes. The left-hander batted at a strike rate of 150+ in his superb innings as an opener. Follow T20 World Cup live updates on insidesport.in
.@ishankishan51 is dispatching the ball to all parts of the ground ??
The #TeamIndia left-hander brings up a quickfire 5️⃣0️⃣
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— BCCI (@BCCI) October 18, 2021
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- Ishan Kishan continued from where he left off for Mumbai Indians in their last group stage match.’
- He had slammed 84 off 32 balls against SRH and an unbeaten 50 against Royals in the UAE leg of IPL 2021.
- The brilliant turnaround was a result of words of wisdom from India captain Virat Kohli. He had faced a lean patch during his previous matches in UAE.
- On Monday, he was given a chance ahead of Rohit Sharma to prove his batting ability for India in the warm-up match. And, he didn’t disappoint.
- If he is picked in India playing XI vs Pakistan, expect him to make headlines with his super batting ability.
- Pakistan might be calling UAE their second home but it’s Kishan who had smashed 500+ in the last edition of IPL and slammed most sixes.
SuryaKumar Yadav fails to make a mark
Meanwhile, SuryaKumar Yadav failed to do well as he departed for just 8 runs off 9 balls in England. He needs to do well against Australia in the upcoming fixture on October 20. Another player in focus– Hardik Pandya– didn’t get too many deliveries, he finished with an unbeaten 12 runs off 10 balls.
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