New Delhi: The third T20 match played between India and New Zealand (Ind vs Nz) was canceled due to rain. Batting first after winning the toss, the New Zealand team gave India a target of 161 runs. All the four opening batsmen of Team India got out cheaply. At the same time, Shreyas Iyer returned to the pavilion on the very first ball. After Iyer was dismissed for zero, fans are trolling him fiercely on social media.
After the dismissal of Ishaan Kishan, Shreyas Iyer came out to bat in the third over. It was a good opportunity for Iyer to play a match-winning innings, but he missed the opportunity. He caught James Neesham on the very first ball off Team Southee. Fans trolled him fiercely on Twitter.
Failed to deal with short ball
Team Saudi, who came to bowl in the third over, took advantage of Shreyas Iyer’s weakness. He bowled a short ball towards the stump line. Iyer looked a bit nervous and handed the ball straight to James Neesham. Neesham took a brilliant catch while fielding in the slips.
Shreyas Iyer has failed to pick up the short ball since IPL 2022
Shreyas Iyer has failed to pick up the short ball since the 2022 IPL. He was similarly dismissed during the reschedule fifth Test match against England in July. After that, he has failed to improve in all the opportunities he got.
India won the series 1-0
Team India has captured the series by defeating New Zealand. The first match and the third match were canceled due to rain. Whereas in the second match, Team India got a resounding victory. With this 1 win, India won the series 1-0.