new Delhi. Kerala fast bowler S Sreesanth, who was an important member of the Indian cricket team, returned to domestic cricket after 9 years. He played his match of the season for Kerala in Ranji Trophy against Meghalaya (Kerala vs Meghalaya). Regarding this, he has shared a special thing for the fans on social media. As soon as he took Aryan Bora’s wicket in the match played against Meghalaya, he lay down on the ground and bowed down to the pitch. This was the first time that he got the first wicket in the first class after 9 years. Sreesanth himself shared this video on his Twitter handle. This video of celebration is becoming quite viral on social media.
After taking the first wicket in the Ranji Trophy after a long gap of 9 years, S Sreesanth tweeted and wrote, ‘This is my first wicket in 9 years. When I got the first wicket by the grace of God, I became very happy and started bowing down on the ground. Sreesanth is playing first-class cricket for the first time since 2013. 38-year-old Sreesanth has so far taken 213 wickets in first class cricket. During this he has taken 5 wickets 6 times. In 2013, he was banned for spot-fixing in IPL. But later the court reduced the sentence to 7 years.
Now that’s my 1st wicket after 9 long years..gods grace I was just over joyed and giving my Pranaam to the wicket ..❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ #grateful #cricket #ketalacricket #bcci #india #Priceless pic.twitter.com/53JkZVUhoG
— Sreesanth (@sreesanth36) March 2, 2022
Best performance by 6 wickets for 55 runs
S Sreesanth played 27 Test matches for India, in which he took 87 wickets. Sreesanth’s best performance in Test was 5 wickets for 40 runs. Apart from this, he also represented Team India in 53 ODIs and took 75 wickets. His best performance in ODIs was 6 for 55. He also played 10 T20 International matches for India and took 7 wickets. Sreesanth, who was part of India’s world winning team in 2011, wants to return to limited overs cricket.