Sanju Samson: the Man of the Match of 2nd ODI Against Zimbabwe
Team India won the consecutive second match of the three-match series against Zimbabwe by 5 wickets. With this, team India has taken an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series. With the brilliant performance of the bowlers, India had bowled out Zimbabwe for just 161 runs in 38.1 overs. Indian pacer Shardul Thakur took 3 wickets. After this, Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Sanju Samson (43) contributed well to win the match. At the same time, 33 runs each were contributed by both Shikhar Dhawan and Shubman Gill.
Indian vice-captain Shikhar Dhawan and exciting young batsman Shubman Gill are in excellent form. Both players chase 190 runs in the last match. Both remained unbeaten till the end of the 1st ODI. Earlier in the ODI series against West Indies too. Both had a brilliant performance with the bat. Shubman Gill was the highest run-getter of the series. While Shikhar Dhawan was 2nd highest run-getters in the series. Luke Jongwe took the highest 2 wickets for the team Zimbabwe.
Sanju Samson Played an Important Knock At a Crucial Situation
Sanju Samson played a much-needed innings for India’s win. India had lost their 4 wickets at the score of 97 runs. At that team was looking into some trouble. But Sanju took the responsibility into his hand and finished the match by remaining unbeaten till the end. Sanju also took some important catches behind the wicket during India’s fielding. He took 3 catches of the top 3 batsmen of the opponent. Some of those catches were difficult too.
India named the fourth consecutive ODI series
With this victory, the Indian team has won the fourth consecutive series in ODIs. Earlier, men in blue have defeated West Indies twice and England once this year. India’s run of winning the ODI series going continuously. While India is playing with youngsters and not with their first chosen XI in most of the series.