Mohammed Shami took 3 wickets against New Zealand
Mohammed Shami gave a funny answer to the question related to the preparation of the World Cup
New Delhi: Team India has taken a 2-0 lead in the series by defeating New Zealand in the second ODI due to its superb bowling. India’s star bowler Mohammed Shami took 3 wickets of New Zealand. Apart from this, Hardik Pandya and Washington Sundar also took 2-2 wickets. After the match, Mohammed Shami was asked a question regarding the preparations of the Indian team for the World Cup. To which he gave a wonderful answer.
Mohammed Shami was asked by a journalist during the press conference whether Team India is on the right track to build a good team ahead of the ODI World Cup to be held at home later this year.
Responding to this, Shami said, “Look, I don’t think people still have any doubts about the Indian team. You have been given such good results in 4-6 years. If even after that you have doubts or you think for the World Cup then it is still a long time away. We have a lot of series to practice, to play matches and to know the players. That’s why we have time now, so it would be better if we go match to match.
Talking about Shami’s performance in the second match, he took a total of 3 wickets in 6 overs. During this he gave 18 runs. His economy was of 3. He took the wicket of New Zealand opener Batter Finn Allen. Then also got the wickets of Daryl Mitchell and Michael Bracewell. The next ODI will be played in Indore on Tuesday. By winning this match, Rohit Sharma’s team India would like to clean sweep New Zealand. Earlier, India also defeated Sri Lanka in the ODI series.
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 22, 2023, 13:46 IST