The Indian all-rounder Krunal Pandya stole all the limelight with his sensational knock in his debut match for team India in the ongoing 1st ODI match against England in Pune. It was an emotional day for the Pandya brothers as both of them broke down into tears after Krunal’s stunning debut for India.
Krunal Pandya earned his place in India’s playing XI for ODI series all thanks to his brilliant performances in the domestic tournaments. And Krunal made full use of the opportunity given to him as he smashed a stunning half-century and scored 58 runs off just 31 balls as he provided the late impetus to India. Krunal’s stunning knock was laced with seven fours and two sixes.
An emotional moment took place when Krunal Pandya smashed his half-century and once again pointed bat towards the sky as a mark of respect to his late father. Following the incident, Hardik Pandya also got emotional and couldn’t control his tears as he was seen crying after the incident.
The video of the same has been going viral on social media and has left everyone emotional and teary eyes. Here, watch the video:
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Earlier in the day, team India handed an ODI debut to Krunal Pandya and to make the moment more special for Krunal, it was his younger brother and Indian cricketer Hardik Pandya who handed the cap to him.
Upon receiving his cap from his younger brother, Krunal appeared emotional as he looked up in the sky to remember his late father. The cricketer was later consoled by Hardik Pandya as the two geared up for a thriller.
Here, watch the video:
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