- Indian batsman Shreyas Iyer scored a great century on his Test debut in the initial game against New Zealand in Kanpur.
- With Rahul out of the two-Test series, India opened with Gill and Mayank Agarwal, and Iyer was given his presentation Test cap.
Indian batsman Shreyas Iyer, who scored a great century on his Test debut in the initial game against New Zealand in Kanpur, held extraordinary applause for his Indian partner on reviewing his Green Park association after day 2’s play.
At the point when gotten some information about his exceptional association with the setting on BCCI. Iyer reviewed his first game at the scene back in 2014, when he had made his Ranji Trophy debut.
He expressed gratitude toward Suryakumar Yadav, who had asked him the inquiry for support after his helpless beginning to the season. He also reviewed another thump to defeat a troublesome beginning to the innings to line a bold 150-run remain with the tail-enders.
He lastly referenced his rankling 40-ball 93 during the 2018 Indian Premier League (IPL) for Delhi Daredevils (presently Delhi Capitals) against Kolkata Knight Riders.
“Kanpur arena has been truly fortunate for me. My presentation Ranji season was under Suryakumar’s captainship. I might want to thank him for supporting me after my initial four innings since I figured I would be out of the group.
And afterward, we were somewhat in an equivalent circumstance when we came to Kanpur. We were 20 or 30 for 5, and afterward, I made a 150-run association with the tail-enders and got to a decent situation for the group.
Indeed, even in the IPL, I scored 93 here. In this way, one of the most fortunate cricket grounds I have at any point played whatsoever,” they said.
BCCI shared the meeting on their Twitter handle with the inscription, “He gave Shreyas an embrace, he applauded him, he was one of the most joyful when his mate scored 100.”
Suryakumar also is important for the Test crew. He came in as a swap player for opener KL Rahul, who caused a muscle strain to his left side thigh.
Rahul’s physical issue additionally guaranteed Iyer’s presentation, who was up to that point was a backup center request choice with Shubman Gill liable to bat at No.5 for India.
With Rahul out of the two-Test series, India opened with Gill and Mayank Agarwal, and Iyer was given his presentation Test cap. He, in the end, scored a 171-ball 105 to turn into the sixteenth Indian batsman to score a century on debut.