Hardik Pandya may not have been able to do anything special on the pitch, but he made headlines even before the match started. Actually, Pandya was spotted singing the national anthem of Sri Lanka. Before the start of the match, the national anthem of both the teams entering the match is played. In such a situation, when the national anthem of Sri Lanka was going on, at that time Hardik Pandya was humming the national anthem of Sri Lanka. Fans have shared some videos on social media of Hardik Pandya humming the national anthem of Sri Lanka.
IND vs SL: Prithvi Shaw joins MS Dhoni’s unwanted club in his very first T20 match
The series between India and Sri Lanka is being played at Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Hardik Pandya’s video is becoming fiercely viral on social media and fans are also praising it fiercely. It is rarely seen when a player has sung or hummed the national anthem of the opposing country team.
— Pranith (@Pranith16) July 25, 2021
After watching this video of Hardik Pandya, some such reactions of fans are coming on social media.
Batting first, India got off to a poor start in the game. Prithvi Shaw got a duck on his T20 debut. After this, captain Shikhar Dhawan (46) and Sanju Samson (27) shared a 51-run partnership for the second wicket with runs. Suryakumar Yadav played a brilliant innings of 50 runs in 24 balls. Hardik Pandya was dismissed cheaply on a personal score of 12 runs. In the end, India managed to hang 164 runs on the score board with Ishan Kishan’s 20 off 14 balls.
IND vs ENG: Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav leave for England for Test series
However, the visiting team dominated by bowling. After this, despite a good start in the batting of the host team, they could not win. Senior pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar took four wickets to help Sri Lanka bowl out for 126 against India. Charith Aslanka scored 44 runs in 26 balls for the hosts. However, this effort of his could not succeed in getting the team victory.
Read Hindi News online and watch Live TV News18 on Hindi website. Know news related to country and abroad and your state, Bollywood, sports world, business.