Having seen his younger brother catapult his way into India's limited-overs' side and then into Tests, Krunal has shown that he is made for the long grind but not shy of grabbing the opportunities that come his way. Already an IPL star, one shouldn't be surprised if he becomes a regular member of India's T20 setup and with the 50-overs World Cup looming large all he needs to do is to keep repeating what he is doing at the moment.read more
India all-rounder Krunal Pandya, who slammed the fastest ODI half-century by a debutant in the first match of the three-ODI series against England on Tuesday, broke down after his knock. Krunal, the older of the two Pandya brothers, dedicated his 26-ball fifty to his late father.
England captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and opted to field against India in the first ODI of the three-match series; India handed ODI debuts to Krunal Pandya and Prasidh Krishna while spinner Kuldeep Yadav also made a comeback to the playing XI.
Hardik Pandya on Tuesday shared a special video on Twitter where he gifts his father a new car. Hardik and brother Krunal Pandya lost their father Himanshu Pandya last month.
After a 5-wicket win over Delhi Capitals in Abu Dhabi, Mumbai Indians jumped on top of the points table. Quinton de Kock was announced as 'man of the match' for today's victory.
After Sunday's win, skipper Virat Kohli hinted that he might experiment with the line-up in Tuesday's game.
India won the toss and opted to bowl in the first T20 International against the West Indies at Eden Gardens on Sunday.