After an eventful Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021, the place he grabbed the best 14 wickets, Prasidh Krishna managed to don Group India blue jersey on Tuesday in opposition to England. He scalped 4 wickets in his ODI debut. The 25-year-old lanky quick bowler obtained accolades from in every single place and it turned out particular when former Australian quick bowler Glenn McGrath additionally hailed the speedster.
McGrath, who had earlier taken to social media to congratulate Prasidh on being chosen within the Indian squad, wrote, “Congratulations Prasidh @skiddyy on taking 4/54 & breaking the Indian report for many wickets taken by a bowler on ODI debut. Nicely carried out mate #cricket #mrfpacefoundation #fbc”.
Australian-legend Glenn McGrath, who has labored on honing Prasidh’s expertise at MRF Tempo Academy in Chennai again in 2017, congratulated the lad on his excellent achievement.
The Karnataka bowler, who additionally went to the CA Centre of Excellence in Brisbane in 2019 as a part of MRF Tempo Basis’s MoU with Cricket Australia, was overwhelmed by his mentor’s appreciation submit.
Recounting McGrath’s contribution to his profession, Krishna was quoted saying by KKR, “The distinction he made was to herald that aura of calmness and likewise he was very particular concerning the line and size with respect to completely different pitches. He all the time spoke of being constant. The very first thing I picked from him was to stay within the current underneath all circumstances as it’s an important facet for a bowler when you find yourself taking part in a sport.”