Axar Patel hits a hat-trick of Sixes to Srilanka’s best bowler Hasaranga. Axar Patel and SuryaKumar Yadav made 90 runs partnership off 37 balls.
Team India started very badly against Srilanka in the 2nd innings. India was down 4 wickets for 34 runs. But Suryakumar Yadav and Axar Patel made comeback for Team India. Suryakumar Yadav scored 50 off 33 balls and Axar Patel scored 50 off 20 balls, which helps to boost the innings.
Axar Patel 50
Axar Patel came as a replacement for Ravindra Jadeja. This is his maiden fifty against Srilanka off 20 Balls. Axar Patel has played 38 T20I matches for India and made 202 runs and his highest score was 31.
Twitter reaction to Axar Patel’s Fifty
Srilanka thinking of an easy win after getting India's 5 wickets quickly, Meanwhile Axar:pic.twitter.com/1QMI7J6DUc
— Ana de Armas stan (@abhithecomic) January 5, 2023
Hats off to his innings pic.twitter.com/2IWqNtTwLv
— Tom Gravestone (@Whygravestone) January 5, 2023
Well played. Didn't expect him to bat this well
— Sanjay (@Bhargav4899) January 5, 2023
The most consistent performer across formats in last one year or so, well done Axar!!
— Ajay Sharma (@ToughhNuttt) January 5, 2023
Well PlayedAxar With Ball in Last Match and with Bat Today pic.twitter.com/0oMQsXJERf
— SubashMV (@SubashMV5) January 5, 2023