In this match, Yashasvi Jaiswal played an explosive inning of 68 runs in 34 balls with the help of five fours and six sixes.
In the second T20 match played on 14 January, India defeated Afghanistan by 6 wickets. India has taken a 2-0 lead in the three-match T20 series. Let us tell you, the Indian team had also won the first T20 match by six wickets.
Talking about the second match, Yashasvi Jaiswal batted brilliantly for India and played an important role in his team’s victory. In this match, Yashasvi Jaiswal played an explosive inning of 68 runs in 34 balls with the help of five fours and six sixes. Let us tell you, in the second T20 also, Indian team captain Rohit Sharma was out on zero, after which Yashasvi Jaiswal made a tremendous partnership first with Virat Kohli and then with Shivam Dubey.
After the match was over, Yashasvi Jaiswal gave a big statement about his batting. According to him, he just wanted to prove himself and that is why he batted very well in this match.
According to Hindustan Times, Yashasvi Jaiswal said, ‘I was told to prove myself by coming on the field and I was trying to do the same. All I was trying to do was hit the bad balls hard. I wanted to give a great start to my team. All I wanted was to bat long and score runs with a good strike rate.
I feel very honored to bat with Virat Kohli: Yashasvi Jaiswal
The young batsman further said, ‘I was working hard during the practice session. I want to give my best whenever I get a chance and I was looking to do something similar in this match as well.
Regarding his partnership with Virat Kohli, Jaiswal said, ‘I enjoyed batting with Virat Kohli bhaiya. Whenever I bat with him I feel very honored. I get to know about a lot of things from him and I keep talking to him constantly. We were talking about the fact that it is easier to play shots towards long on and mid off and that is what we were trying to do.