Kuldeep Yadav took 5 wickets in the first innings
Kuldeep also played an inning of 40 runs with the bat.
New Delhi: Indian team is playing test series against Bangladesh. Kuldeep Yadav, the best spinner of the Indian team, took the most wickets for India in the first innings of the first Test match. He took 4 wickets on the second day and 1 wicket on the third day. In this way, he also did the feat of taking 5 wickets for the third time in his Test career. After the match, he revealed that during the match he did not feel that he was playing after 2 years.
Kuldeep Yadav said after the end of the third day’s play, “I was not thinking of playing after such a long time. Yes, it falls apart when you are not part of any format and don’t spend time with the team. But if you are playing in any format, then you will not feel much pressure. I didn’t feel that there was pressure on me. Because I have been a part of the team. It’s been 2 years but, I didn’t feel that I am playing after 2 years.
Kuldeep further said that you need more control in Test cricket. You have good fielding in white ball cricket. There the mentality of the batsman is also different. In Test cricket, you need to take wickets because batsmen have a lot of time. You have to bowl continuously at the same spot.
Please tell that Kuldeep Yadav took the wickets of Bangladesh’s Mushfiqur Rahim, captain Shakib Al Hasan, wicketkeeper Nurul Hasan. Apart from this, he also took the wickets of Taijul Islam and Ibadat Hussain. He also scored 40 runs in 114 balls in the first innings for India.
Due to the excellent spell of Kuldeep, the Bangladesh team was limited to 150 runs. Shubman Gill and Cheteshwar Pujara scored excellent centuries on the third day. Bangladesh team has got a target of 513 runs. By the end of the third day’s play, the Bangladesh team has scored 42 runs without losing a wicket.
FIRST PUBLISHED : December 17, 2022, 08:04 IST