Shreyas Iyer made his Check match debut for India in opposition to New Zealand on Thursday. He was named within the Indian Taking part in XI and was introduced the Indian Check cap by the good Sunil Gavaskar.
Shreyas’ Delhi Capitals coach within the IPL, Ricky Ponting, has congratulated the teenager on his Check match debut for India. Ponting mentioned he felt ‘proud’ as Iyer made debut within the Indian crew.
Ponting tweeted: “Having seen all the work you’ve put in over the last few years, very well deserved and only the beginning for you mate. Proud of you @ShreyasIyer15”
— Ricky Ponting AO (@RickyPonting) November 25, 2021
Ponting shared a video the place Sunil Gavaskar is seen presenting Iyer along with his Check cap. Different teammates additionally congratulate Iyer on his memorable day. He’s set to come back to bat at three-down within the Kanpur Check.
Iyer has performed 22 ODIs and 32 T20Is for India and has additionally been a former captain of the Delhi Capitals IPL aspect. He was picked forward of Hanuma Vihari who was picked within the India A squad.
Iyer has an outstanding home Check report. He averages 52.18 in 54 video games, scoring 4592 runs which incorporates 23 half-centuries and 12 a whole lot.
Iyer walked in to bat on Day 1 of Kanpur Check! He’s on the crease with Ajinkya Rahane.