After walloping Sri Lanka 3-0 within the T20Is, India are jetting off to Chandigarh to play their first Test in opposition to the island nation. The relaxed outfit have been all smiles forward of their departure from Dharamshala.
The likes of Kuldeep Yadav, Mayank Agarwal, Mohammed Siraj, and Shreyas Iyer took to Instagram to share footage they clicked earlier than leaving Dharamsala.
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India coasted to a 3-0 win in opposition to Sri Lanka within the T20Is
The first T20I in Lucknow noticed the facet notch up a complete 62-run win in opposition to the guests courtesy of Ishan Kishan’s explosive 89 and Shreyas Iyer’s unbeaten 57.
The latter continued from the place he left off, belting an unbeaten 74 within the second match because the Men in Blue chased down a stiff 183 of their 20 overs. Ravindra Jadeja was the opposite man to make a trendy comeback with an unbeaten 45 within the second recreation.
The third match was one other Shreyas Iyer masterclass with an unbeaten 73 because the hosts crossed the end line with six wickets to spare.
Mayank Agarwal appointed PBKS skipper
Mayank Agarwal was introduced in by India in as a last-minute substitute for Ishan Kishan, who took a blow to the top within the second T20I. Although Sanju Samson walked out with Rohit Sharma and Agarwal did not play a recreation, there was excellent news within the offing for the Karnataka batter.
Confirming the appointment, PBKS took to their official Twitter deal with and wrote:
“Attention #SherSquad. Our © ➜ Mayank Agarwal. Send in your wishes for the new #CaptainPunjab.”
Reacting to his appointment, the opening batter replied:
“I am honored and happy to be leading Punjab Kings in the IPL 2022. Let’s do it this time. Buuraaaaah.”
Agarwal had a stable 2021 IPL, notching up 441 runs in 12 video games at a strike fee of 140.44 and a median of 40.09. He will now lead a rebuilt and aggressive PBKS unit within the upcoming version.