- Ravi Bishnoi’s brilliant performance in the first T20
- 2 wickets for 17 runs in 4 overs
Ravi Bishnoi got a chance to debut in the T20 match against India and West Indies in Kolkata. He was trying to make a place in the Indian team for a long time. Bishnoi bowled brilliantly, taking 2 wickets for 17 runs in 4 overs and also got the title of player of the match. After the match, during a conversation with Yuzvendra Chahal on BCCI.tv, he said that it is like fulfilling his childhood dream.
Young leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi said, ‘I was very nervous when I joined the team, but I really liked the way coach Rahul Dravid sir welcomed all the new players. Then after that everyone backed me well during the nets. He said that he has a lot to learn from here now.
After getting the chance to debut, Bishnoi said that it is the dream of all the players and it is like the fulfillment of my dream. Leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi was given the debut cap by fellow player Yuzvendra Chahal, about this also Yuzvendra Chahal quipped Ravi Bishnoi and asked whether it was your dream to take the cap from Chahal too? In response to this joke of Chahal, Ravi said that both the things were like a dream for me.
In the first T20, Ravi Bishnoi troubled the West Indies batsmen with his leg spin. Ravi Bishnoi said, ‘I did not want to give any chance to these batsmen, because this is a great team in T20. The attempt was to throw the stump to stump ball and not give a chance to open more hands. Ravi Bishnoi bowled 6 wides in this match, he looked a bit worried about this, he said that he would try to improve on it.
Even after throwing wide balls, Chahal took a jibe at Ravi Bishnoi and said that were you throwing wide balls to test Rishabh Pant’s keeping test? In response to which Ravi also jokingly said that I will also try that in the coming matches.