Ranji Trophy: Prasidh Krishna stars with 4/42 as Karnataka take first-innings lead against J&K
By: Sports Desk |

Updated: February 23, 2020 4:52:21 pm


Prasidh Krishna picked up the essential wickets of Shubham Singh Pundir and Parvez Rasool. (Source: Twitter/KRR)

Prasidh Krishna’s impressed bowling efficiency helped Karanataka bowl out Jammu and Kashmir for 192 of their first innings of the Ranji Trophy quarter-final on Sunday.

At 100/2, J&Okay have been cruising at one stage however the right-arm seamer struck twice in two overs to choose up the essential wickets of Shubham Singh Pundir and Parvez Rasool. He later got here again for a second spell and cleaned up the tail, selecting two wickets in three balls and assist his crew safe an important 14-run lead.

Earlier, Krishna’s promising begin to the 2019-20 season was minimize brief when he needed to limp off throughout Karnataka’s conflict with Puducherry within the Vijay Hazare Trophy, with what was later recognized as a stress fracture of the fibula (a protracted, skinny bone within the decrease leg).

However, since his return from harm, the quick bowler has loved a purple patch selecting up 10 wickets from three innings for Karnataka.

Prasidh Krishna’s final three spells-

6-1-7-2
17.5-4-45-4
11.4-1-42-4

Recently, India captain Virat Kohli had hinted Karnataka pacer Prasidh Krishna might be a “surprise package and possibly be an X-factor” going into the World T20 slated to be held in Australia later this 12 months.

Now carrying the burden of India’s captain’s reward, Krishna has up to now continued to let the ball do the speaking.

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