Regardless that India’s Check and ODI captain Virat Kohli isn’t enjoying within the Kanpur Check towards New Zealand, his eyes are at the fit. Shreyas Iyer scored a century on the second one day of the Check on the Inexperienced Park Stadium in Kanpur. Iyer, who’s enjoying his debut Check, has been praised for the best way he batted underneath power. Captain Virat has additionally commented on Iyer’s century and congratulated him.
Virat has been rested from the primary Check and can go back to the group for subsequent month’s Mumbai Check. So as a substitute of Virat, Shreyas Iyer were given a spot within the enjoying XI. Iyer has made excellent use of this chance within the Check group. Iyer hit 105 off 171 balls. He hit 13 fours and two sixes in his innings.
Virat has congratulated Iyer on his recreation by means of sharing his picture on Instagram Tale. “You performed brilliantly and congratulations to your debut Check century,” he wrote.
Shreyas Iyer has been enjoying for the Indian group within the restricted overs layout for a while now, however that is his first alternative to play Check cricket. When Iyer got here to bat, India had misplaced 3 wickets for 106 runs. He led the innings with captain Ajinkya Rahane and took the rating to 145 runs. After Rahane’s dismissal, Iyer led India to 280 in conjunction with Ravindra Jadeja. Iyer’s efficiency helped the Indian group rating greater than 300 runs.
The Indian group scored a complete of 345 runs within the first innings. Excluding Iyer, Shubhaman Gill and Ravindra Jadeja batted laborious and scored half-centuries.