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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Brilliant KL Rahul - Kuldeep guides to India winning start

Highlights - Brilliant KL Rahul - Kuldeep guides to India winning start

India tour of Ireland and England 3-match 1stbT20 cricket match played between India and England at Manchester in 2018 - India won by 8 with 10 balls spare.

In glorious sunshine at Old Trafford in a hot summer in England, India Spinner Kuldeep Yadav shut down the hitherto marauding England limited-overs batting with tantalisingly slow spin and wrong'uns to register his first five-for in the format.

following which KL Rahul broke the back of an easy chase with his second T20I hundred. In the process, both men presented a case for longer stays in England -  Kuldeep Yadav in Tests, and KL Rahul in ODIs.

KL Rahul led to India an emphatic victory in the opening International T20 of their series with England.

He scored a quick-fire 101 off only 54 made the pitch look easy, as the visitors easily chased down their total.

England’s batters largely struggled, with Buttler being the only one to provide resistance to the excellent Kuldeep Yadav.