Ishan Kishan scored 59 runs in 42 balls in his debut match. The promise made by Ishan Kishan in the dressing room was fulfilled as soon as he went on the field.
Sanju Samson was to be preferred as a wicket-keeper batsman in the three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka, but he suffered a pre-match injury and was not available for selection.
In this situation, the luck of young wicket-keeper batsman Ishan Kishan opened and he got a chance to debut in One Day International cricket on the occasion of his birthday and he also made a record.
Actually, Ishan Kishan had hit a six on the first ball of his debut match and thus he became the first batsman from India, who has opened the account of his runs in ODI cricket with a six.
The surprising thing is that after the match, birthday boy Ishan Kishan made a big disclosure and told that he had told his teammates that they want to start the debut match with sixes at any cost.
Left-handed batsman Ishan Kishan told his teammates in the dressing room before coming out to bat that he would like to hit a six off the first ball. Wherever the ball comes, he will hit a six.
Ishan Kishan said this to former cricketer and commentator Ajay Jadeja in the broadcaster’s show after the match.
Ajay Jadeja was also surprised to know this because no batsman takes so much risk in the past and even in today’s time.
Talking about this match, India won it by 7 wickets and took a 1-0 lead in the series. In this match, Ishan Kishan, batting at number three, scored 59 runs in 42 balls, which included 8 fours and 2 sixes.
The most important thing about Ishan Kishan’s six was that he hit a six on that ball, before which the bowler got the wicket of Prithvi Shaw. He also hit a four on the next ball.
Ishan Kishan created history with six, even stalwarts like Sehwag and Rohit Sharma could not do it.
Indian cricket team’s wicket-keeper batsman Ishan Kishan has made a strong debut in their ODI career. He hit a powerful six on the very first ball of the first innings of the first match.
Ishan got a chance to play in an ODI for India for the first time on the day of his birthday. Ishan created history by hitting a six off the very first ball.
Ishan got a chance to debut in the first match of the three-match series being played between India and Sri Lanka. Born on 18 July 1998, this player received the ODI cap on his birthday.
The first blow of the Indian team came in the form of Prithvi Shaw in 5.3 overs. Ishan was sent to bat at number three. On the very first ball, this young man started his career with a six.