File picture of Sanjay Manjrekar© BCCI/IPL
It was Workforce India that got here out on high towards arch-rival Pakistan on Sunday within the Asia Cup Group A conflict. Hardik Pandya performed an unbeaten 33-run knock off simply 17 balls to assist India win the competition by 5 wickets. However one can not neglect the contribution of Ravindra Jadeja as he additionally performed a knock of 35 runs off 29 balls with the assistance of two fours and a couple of sixes. Jadeja and Hardik had shaped a partnership of 52 runs for the fifth wicket. After the match, former India batter Sanjay Manjrekar was doing post-match duties, and he needed to interview Jadeja.
However the very first thing he ended up asking Jadeja was whether or not the left-handed batter was okay to speak to him. It is very important observe that Manjrekar had referred to as Jadeja a “bits and items” cricketer throughout the 2019 World Cup, after which Jadeja had slammed the previous India batter on social media, saying: “Nonetheless I’ve performed twice the variety of matches you will have performed and I m nonetheless taking part in. Be taught to respect ppl who’ve achieved. I’ve heard sufficient of your verbal diarrhoea. @sanjaymanjrekar.”
Speaking in regards to the recreation between India and Pakistan, Manjrekar began off his interview with Jadeja by saying: “I’ve obtained Ravindra Jadeja right here with me, first query, you’re okay to speak to me Jaddu proper?”
To this, Jadeja replied: “Yeah, yeah. Completely. I do not need any downside.” This response left each Jadeja and Manjrekar in splits.
Additional speaking in regards to the recreation, Jadeja stated: “We wished to play until the tip, they’ve an excellent bowling assault, their quick bowlers do not give something away. I may have completed the sport however Hardik performed beautifully. He (Pandya) got here out, he was very clear in his head and stated he was going to play his photographs, and I’m comfortable that he stayed until the tip.”
Bhuvneshwar Kumar had returned with figures of 4-26 in his 4 overs as India bundled out Pakistan for 147. The skilled seamer additionally obtained the important thing breakthrough of Pakistan captain Babar Azam within the third over of the innings.
Workforce India will subsequent sq. off towards Hong Kong in Group A conflict on Wednesday.
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