Rahul Tripathi is one of the most underrated batsmen in India. He was playing IPL since 2017 but he was not getting a chance in the National Team. he was part of KKR at the beginning of his career but this year he will play for Sunrisers Hyderabad. He played 6 IPL seasons and made 1277 runs. He scored 261 runs with a 158 strike rate in IPL 2022. Now netizens are questioning the selection committee why a player like him was not given chance earlier in the National Team.
Rahul Tripathi Debut
Rahul Tripathi becomes the oldest player to make a debut for India in T20I. He is 31 years old and made his debut against Srilanka in the 3rd T20I match. He got his debut cap from head coach Rahul Dravid and receive lots of appreciation from other players. Coming down at the No.3 position he gives a dream start to his debut innings. He hit 2 sixes and 1 four in the first over of his international career. He scored blazing 35 runs off 16 balls which shift the momentum of the game.
The happiness in the face of Rahul Tripathi is everything. pic.twitter.com/oX4JeOIPHg
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) January 5, 2023
Netizen’s Reaction to Rahul Tripathis’s innings
Rahul Tripathi is selfless, that is the best thing, 35 runs from 16 balls, great start to his career.
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) January 7, 2023
Brilliant cameo knock by Rahul Tripathi. pic.twitter.com/DbNJPtuPbQ
— Cricket is Love ❤ (@cricketfan__) January 7, 2023
Rahul Tripathi vs Shubham Gill be like
— Ashutosh Srivastava 🇮🇳 (@sri_ashutosh08) January 7, 2023
— Ankit Anand (@iamankitanands) January 7, 2023