Former India batter Wasim Jaffer© Twitter
The Rohit Sharma-led Crew India clean-swept New Zealand 3-0 within the T20I collection final week. Not solely the match outcomes, but additionally the toss outcomes went in India’s favour with Rohit successful all three tosses in opposition to his New Zealand counterparts. For the data, India had a nasty run with the toss within the recently-concluded T20 World Cup. Joking about the identical, former India pacer Zaheer Khan and batter Wasim Jaffer indulged in some banter on Wednesday.
Stating Rohit’s toss wins in opposition to New Zealand, Zaheer Khan took to Twitter on Wednesday and requested his fellow cricketers to recall extra of such uncommon moments.
“Nonetheless cannot imagine India received three out of three tosses within the current collection,” Zaheer tweeted.
Replying to the identical, Jaffer replied that successful three tosses in a row is uncommon, however not as uncommon as him having higher bowling figures than Zaheer.
Apparently, Wasim Jaffer has picked up simply two wickets in worldwide cricket. Through the 4th Take a look at of India’s tour of West Indies in 2002, he had picked up two wickets in Antigua.
Jaffer had returned figures of two/18 whereas Zaheer took two wickets for 128. The match ultimately led to a draw with each groups managing to play only one innings every.
India will now tackle New Zealand in a two-match Take a look at collection, beginning Wednesday, November 25 in Kanpur. This would be the first assembly between within the longest format between the 2 sides for the reason that ICC World Take a look at Championship (WTC) ultimate in June, earlier this yr.
In the meantime, the second Take a look at will likely be performed on the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai between December 3-7.
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