On Friday, Indian Former Cricketer Yuvraj Singh criticized Indian fielders’ performance in the opening T20I against West Indies which the hosts defeated visitors by 6 wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
Both Rohit Sharma and Washington Sundar have dropped a couple of catches each while skipper Virat Kohli also had a poor outing as team India allowed the West Indies to post a total of 207 for 5 in 20 overs at the Hyderabad’s Rajiv Gandhi International stadium.
Washington Sundar has dropped the catch of Shimron Hetmyer on 44, later he smashed maiden half-century in T20Is. In the same over, Rohit Sharma dropped Kieron Pollard’s catch on 24, who then went on to hit 37 runs in 19 deliveries as the West Indies batsmen scored the second-highest total against India.
Indian former all-rounder Yuvraj Singh took to twitter to slam Indian fielders “India very poor on the field today! Young guns reacting a bit late on the ball! Too much cricket?? Let’s get these runs to come on lads,” he tweeted.
Here Is The Tweet:-
India very poor on the field today ! Young guns reacting a bit late on the ball! Too much cricket ? ? Let’s get these runs come on lads
— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) December 6, 2019
But hosts performed well with the bat. Indian skipper Virat Kohli slammed 94 runs in 50 balls which includes maximum sixes and many boundaries. Virat Kohli’s knock helped team India to win over West Indies by six wickets.
West Indies started their preparation to face team India in the second T20I match of three-match series which is going to held at Thiruvananthapuram, scheduled to play from December 8th.