Indian cricket staff’s veteran off-spinner R Ashwin as soon as once more confirmed his humorous facet as he took a comic book jibe at New Zealand’s Devon Conway after the sensational batsman performed a fiery knock within the first match of the T20 collection towards Australia.
At a time when New Zealand had been lowered to 19/3 within the preliminary stage of their innings, Conway unleashed wrath on the Aussie bowlers and smacked them all around the stadium to make unbeaten 88 off simply 59 balls.
Devon’s blistering knock powered New Zealand to a decent complete of 184/5 of their allotted 20 overs.
In the meantime, R Ashwin was fast to level out that the standard batsman was “simply 4 days late” to indicate his true potential as this 12 months’s IPL Public sale is already over.
The 29-year-old who had registered for IPL 14 public sale with a base worth of INR 50 Lakhs, remained unsold this 12 months.
“Devon Conway is simply 4 days late, however what a knock,” Ashwin tweeted.
After profitable the toss, New Zealand opted to bat first and scored 184 runs for 5 wickets. In response to the mammoth complete, Australia was fully dominated by NZ bowlers as they ripped by way of their batting order.
Leg-spinner Ish Sodhi was the decide of bowlers as he took 4 wickets. Australia managed to attain simply 131 in 17.3 overs and misplaced the sport by 53 runs.