The first match of the 2-match Test series between India and West Indies is played in Dominica. In this match, West Indies captain Kraigg Brathwaite decided to bowl first after winning the toss. At the same time, Ishaan Kishan and Yashasvi Jaiswal make their debut for the Indian team. Actually both young players have made a lot of impressions in domestic cricket apart from IPL. Now both players have the chance to make their Test debut.
However, Ishaan Kishan and Yashasvi Jaiswal are trending on social media. Apart from this, social media users are constantly giving their opinion by commenting.
Yashasvi Jaiswal and Ishan Kishan are making their debut for India in Test cricket in today’s match. pic.twitter.com/mZc6n3idCj
—CricketMAN2 (@ImTanujSingh) July 12, 2023
Congratulations ✨ Ishan Kishan @ishankishan51 and Yashasvi Jaiswal @ybj_19 for your opening test match. The expectations are very high of you. Do well Brothers ❤️. All the best for your test debut 🙌 pic.twitter.com/ItsYB2IIlP
—Ishu (@PocketDynamoo) July 12, 2023
Yashasvi Jaiswal and Ishan Kishan make their Test debut.
— Sharat Chandra Bhatt (@imsbhatt0707) July 12, 2023
Debasis Sen (@debasissen) July 12, 2023
The India team will play two rookies in the 1st Test against the West Indies.
— Himanshu Pareek (@Sports_Himanshu) July 10, 2023
All the best to Yashasvi Jaiswal and Ishan Kishan on their Test debut for Team India 🙌🏻
— Dr. Khushboo 🇮🇳 (@khushbookadri) July 12, 2023
— ʀᴀᴇɴᴀɴᴅᴀɴɪ ꜱɪɴɢʜ⁴⁵🇮🇳 (Rohika) (@Singh_Ro45) July 12, 2023
Rising stars take center stage as Ishan Kishan and Yashasvi Jaiswal make their Test debut for India!#SKY247 #West Indies #India #KraiggBrathwaite #rohitsharma #Virat Kohli #testcricket #IshanKishan #YashasviJaiswal pic.twitter.com/Obm781YwUQ
— Sky247 (@officialsky247) July 12, 2023
If we look at Ishaan Kishan’s career, so far this player has played 27 T20 matches for India, apart from 14 ODIs. Apart from this, he has played 91 IPL matches. Ishaan Kishan scored 510 runs in 14 ODIs for India. Ishaan Kishan has crossed the century mark once in ODIs. Ishaan Kishan has scored 653 and 2324 runs for India in T20 and IPL matches respectively.
Yashasvi Jaiswal impressed a lot in IPL 2023 season. If you look at the career of this player, he has played 37 IPL matches. Yashasvi Jaiswal has scored 1172 runs in these 37 matches. During this, the Yashasvi Jaiswal average is 32.56 while the strike rate is 148.73. Also, he has crossed the century mark in IPL 1 time. While this player has 8 half centuries to his name in IPL.
Rohit Sharma (captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravindra Jadeja, Ishan Kishan (goalkeeper), Ravichandran Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat and Mohammed Siraj
Kraigg Brathwaite (c), Tegener Chanderpaul, Raymon Reifer, Jermaine Blackwood, Alyque Athanaz, Joshua da Silva (week), Jason Holder, Rahkeem Cornwall, Alzarri Joseph, Kemar Roach and Jomel Warrican
Significantly, a 2 match Test series will be played between India and West Indies. Following this, both teams will meet in the ODI and T20 series. The India-West Indies teams meet in Dominica in the first match of the Test series. After this, the second Test of the series will be played in Trinidad.