India captain Rohit Sharma referred to Prasidh Krishna’s 9-3-12-4 as top-of-the-line spells of quick bowling in India. The rookie pacer was flattered by the praise.
“That was something very flattering for me because he has been playing cricket for a lot of time, and coming from him, I am very happy,” he stated.
“The plan was fairly easy. Hit good lengths, good strains and bowl within the space the place the batters wanted to push out for scoring runs or block it, so I attempted to do my greatest.”
Prasidh additionally credited Suryakumar Yadav for his knock to assist India out of a gap in situations difficult for batters. “The timing of it was crucial as a result of we had misplaced fast wickets. Credit to West Indies bowlers as a result of they had been bowling good strains and one thing was taking place off the wickets, so Surya’s innings was crucial.”
Odean Smith, the all-rounder who was impressive in both the departments after replacing captain Kieron Pollard, attributed the top-order’s inability to occupy the crease as the prime reason for the West Indies falling short. “I need to say it was a tough wicket to bat on, however within the Indian innings two guys stayed on the market, batted time and scored runs,” Smith stated.