KL Rahul picks a perfect catch by diving to his left against Bangladesh

R. Ashwin

KL Rahul got too much praise for his wicket keeping skills on the social media.

KL Rahul picks catch of the tournament

During the IND vs BAN World Cup match at MCA Stadium in Pune on Thursday, Team India’s wicket-keeper KL Rahul showcased brilliance on the field. In the 25th over, Mohammad Siraj bowled a delivery down the leg side. That resulting in a thin edge from Mehidy Hasan Miraz. However, Rahul’s remarkable reflex action came to the fore. As he flew to his left, plucking the catch out of thin air, thereby providing India with a crucial wicket.

Bangladesh team won the toss and elect to bat first. KL Rahul caught this catch in the 25th over. Furthermore, their openers gave a great start to their team by scoring a good amount of runs. Ravindra Jadeja, Siraj and Bumrah did well with the bowl for the Indian team. Captain Rohit Sharma set the tone for the chase with quick start.

India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma(c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul(w), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj

Bangladesh (Playing XI): Litton Das, Tanzid Hasan, Najmul Hossain Shanto(c), Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Towhid Hridoy, Mushfiqur Rahim(w). Mahmudullah, Nasum Ahmed, Hasan Mahmud, Mustafizur Rahman, Shoriful Islam

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