Shardul Thakur

Shardul Thakur made his presence felt with each bat and ball when handed a chance at The Gabba.© Twitter

Shardul Thakur took to Twitter on Sunday to specific his feelings after he was gifted an SUV by businessman Anand Mahindra. Mahindra gifted SUVs to 6 Indian cricketers in commemoration of their performances within the lately concluded four-match Check collection in opposition to Australia. Shardul, Shubman Gill, Mohammed Siraj, Washington Sundar, Navdeep Saini and T Natarajan are the gamers to whom Mahindra gifted the SUVs. Crew India defeated Australia 2-1 within the Check collection regardless of battling a number of harm points. The triumph within the remaining Check in Brisbane ended Australia’s 32-year-long unbeaten run at The Gabba. “Humbled by the beneficiant present from Shri @anandmahindra. Being recognised by you means a lot to me! I’m positive this will likely be additional motivation for all younger folks to –  as you say “discover the unimaginable”. Grateful thanks sir,” learn the tweet from Shardul.


The 29-year-old had made his Check debut in October 2018 in opposition to the West Indies in Hyderabad. Nevertheless, he was pressured to depart the sector after bowling simply 10 deliveries on the opening day as a result of a groin pressure.

Shardul made his presence felt with each bat and ball when handed a chance within the remaining Check at The Gabba.

The all-rounder stitched a partnership of 123 runs alongside Washington Sundar within the first innings after India had been decreased to 186 for six in response to Australia’s 369.

The partnership helped the guests scale back the first-innings deficit right down to underneath 50 as India made 336 within the first innings.


Shardul additionally picked seven wickets within the match.

The cricketer has been named within the 18-member Check squad for the primary two Check matches within the upcoming house collection in opposition to England.

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