Pacer Mukesh Kumar made his Test debut
Will 35 years old history repeat?
New Delhi. India is busy in T20 series against West Indies. Ishaan Kishan, Yashasvi Jaiswal and Mukesh Kumar have made their debut for Team India so far. Ishaan and Jaiswal were given a chance in the first Test while Mukesh Kumar was given the second. Will Mukesh Kumar repeat 35 years old history in his debut? When an Indian bowler took 16 wickets in a single test match.
Actually, we are talking about Narendra Hirwani. Who made his Test debut in the year 1988. He took a total of 18 wickets in his very first Test match. The special thing was that he had done this great feat against the West Indies only. Narendra took 8 wickets in the first innings of the fourth Test and then in the second innings as well.
On the basis of this brilliant bowling of Narendra, India had badly washed West Indies. Team India won this match by a big margin of 255 runs. Kapil Dev has also scored a brilliant century in the first innings. In the second inning, Voorkeri Raman, who was making his Test debut, scored an inning of 83 runs.
India won the match by a big margin
After the brilliant innings of Kapil Dev and Voorkeri Raman, India won this match by a big margin of 255 runs. Apart from Narendra’s 16 wickets, Kapil Dev took 1, Ravi Shastri 1, Arshad Ayub 1 and Voorkeri Raman also took 1 wicket. Overall Narendra’s performance was excellent in this match.
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 21, 2023, 17:37 IST