New Delhi. Indian captain Rohit Sharma played a brilliant innings in the third T20 match against New Zealand. Thanks to Rohit’s strong innings and then the bowlers, India won the third T20 match by 73 runs and made a clean sweep in the series as well. Rohit played an innings of 56 runs in 31 balls, in which he hit 5 fours and 3 sixes.
When the Indian innings crossed 100 runs, then Rohit Sharma gave his catch to Ish Sodhi. Ish Sodhi took the catch of the Indian captain with one hand. The star spinner took a blind catch of Rohit on his own ball, which surprised the cricket world.
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Ish Sodhi’s catch became increasingly viral on social media. The fans even said that Sodhi had gum in his hands. At the same time, former Indian cricketer Aakash Chopra said that becoming a leg spinner is not easy when the ball is wet.
Talking about the match, batting first, India scored 184 runs for 7 wickets in the allotted over. In reply, New Zealand’s team was reduced to 111 runs. Apart from Rohit, Ishan Kishan scored 29 runs, Shreyas Iyer scored 25 runs. Indian bowlers also performed wonderfully. Axar Patel took 3 wickets for 9 runs. Harshal Patel took 2 wickets for 26 runs. Rohit Sharma said that the number 8 and 9 batsmen in other teams contribute well and the third T20 has solidified his belief that they now have useful tail batsmen too. The tail batsmen made useful contributions in the third T20I and added 50 runs in the last five overs as India posted 184 for seven.