Kuldeep Yadav made a flurry of records within the first ODI of the three-match sequence against England. The chinaman bowler dished out a commanding performance to seal his career-simplest ODI figures of 6 for 25 that helped India bowl England for 268 on Thursday.
None of the England batsmen were able to read Kuldeep’s perfect spell which became once furthermore basically the most fine figures by any left-arm spinner in ODIs. He surpassed compatriot Murali Karthik’s yarn of 6/27 against Australia in 2007.
Kuldeep bowled a terrific 38 dot balls and no longer once he became once hit for a boundary. This became once Kuldeep’s first 5-for in ODIs after he had no longer too lengthy ago done the same feat in T20Is ultimately of the Manchester bump into.
That Kuldeep became once singularly to blame for England’s batting crumple became once evident extra so for the reason that subsequent simplest figures were 2 for 70 in 9.5 overs by Umesh Yadav.
Kuldeep became once no longer afraid to flight the ball and dipped viciously having the batsmen in two minds. Some played with the flip and some tried against the flip — every with substandard outcomes.