SL vs IND: Suryakumar Yadav and Ishan Kishan made their ODI debuts in 1st ODI vs Sri Lanka.© Indian Cricket Team/Instagram
Suryakumar Yadav and Ishan Kishan made their ODI debuts for India on Sunday in the first ODI against Sri Lanka in Colombo. Incidentally, each Suryakumar and Kishan had made their T20I debuts collectively as effectively for the crew in March this 12 months towards England. Their debuts come as India fielded a new-look team against Sri Lanka for the three-match ODI sequence and a T20I sequence that observe the 50-over matches. Besides Suryakumar and Kishan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Chetan Sakariya and Devdutt Padikkal are among the different new faces within the crew, all of whom could possibly be in line for debuts at totally different levels within the sequence.
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At R Premadasa Stadium on Sunday, Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka gained the toss and opted to bat towards Shikhar Dhawan-led India.
Suryakumar and Kishan, each of whom play for Mumbai Indians within the Indian Premier League (IPL), have been among the many most constant scorers for his or her IPL crew and state sides.
Suryakumar has 98 List A matches and 180 T20s beneath his belt and has 2197 IPL runs from 108 matches with 12 half centuries.
He seemed in good contact throughout IPL 2021, smashing 173 runs from seven matches at a strike price of 144.16 earlier than the match was postponed on account of COVID-19 circumstances throughout groups.
This adopted a bumper 2020 season the place he scored 480 runs from 16 video games at a strike price of 145.01 and performed a key function in Mumbai’s document fifth IPL title.
Kishan, who turned 23 immediately, shot to fame as India’s captain at 2016 U-19 World Cup the place the crew completed runners-up and gained massively from a profitable IPL 2020 marketing campaign the place he hit 516 runs from 14 video games at a strike price of 145.76 .
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