Ishant Kishan announced his arrival in international cricket in style with a destructive half-century against England in the second T20I at Ahmedabad. The talented left-handed batsman looked in supreme control of his batting and scored all around the ground against a quality England bowling attack. The pocked-sized dynamo Kishan smashed 56 in mere 32 deliveries in his very first knock for India in international cricket.
Team India was in a spot of bother early in the chase as they lost KL Rahul in the very first over. After facing a few deliveries Ishan Kishan went into overdrive and showcased his unreal potential in front of a capacity crowd at Ahmedabad. Twitter was buzzing when Ishan Kishan was scoring fours and sixes at will in his debut match for India. From former cricketers, experts and fans all showered praises on young Ishan Kishan who showed that he has what it takes to bat at the top of the order in T20Is.
The 22-year-old in his outstanding knock struck 5 boundaries and 4 massive sixes. He gave India’s chase much-needed impetus and stitched an important partnership with captain Virat Kohli. Twitter showered praises on Ishan Kishan who since the beginning of IPL 2020 and taken his batting to another level.
Talking about the match, India is on the verge of levelling the series on the back of brilliant half-centuries from Ishan Kishan and Virat Kohli. Chasing a target of 165 runs India are in cruise control of the match. In this first half, the Indian bowler used the slow pitch to their advantage and never allowed England to post a mammoth total. Nevertheless here’s how Twitter reacted after a stunning half-century by debutant Ishan Kishan.
Twitter Salutes Ishan Kishan After He Smashes 50 On Debut
— Vikrant Gupta (@vikrantgupta73) March 14, 2021
— Michael Vaughan (@MichaelVaughan) March 14, 2021
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) March 14, 2021
Hum kisise kam nahin! #IshanKishan
— Cricketwallah (@cricketwallah) March 14, 2021
A young keeper batsman from Jharkhand promoted up the batting order and proving his caliber. This has happened before.
Loved the fearlessness and attacking batting of Ishan Kishan. pic.twitter.com/874tXa0uoz
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) March 14, 2021
Ishuuu ki shaan! That’s how to make a debut and announce yourself 🙌🔥🔥🔥 Congratulations on a stunning innings but we’re not surprised by your ability 😊 @ishankishan51
— Krunal Pandya (@krunalpandya24) March 14, 2021
What a dream debut for @ishankishan51 absolutely fearless about his game ! That’s the beauty of playing ipl at a young age you just used to the atmosphere and you go and express your self ! !! And skipper is back with some class of his own [email protected] #ENGvIND t20
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) March 14, 2021