Richard Gleeson
Richard Gleeson. (Photograph by Gareth Copley – ECB/ECB by way of Getty Photographs)

England’s latest discover Richard Gleeson had a superb debut towards India through the second T20I match performed at Edgbaston, Birmingham on July 9 (Saturday). The precise-arm pacer scalped three large wickets of skipper Rohit Sharma, wicketkeeper-batter Rishabh Pant, and former captain Virat Kohli in his four-over quota. He was very economical in addition to he conceded simply 15 runs in these 24 deliveries.

In the meantime, former England cricketer and World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan has praised Gleeson for his bowling efficiency through the second T20I encounter. He additionally emphasised the truth that Gleeson seems to be a vibrant prospect and group England ought to put together him for the 2023 World Cup in India.

Richard Gleeson’s debut was outstanding: Eoin Morgan

“Gleeson’s debut was outstanding. England can add one other identify to that not-so-long record of bowlers that may contribute on the worldwide stage. He is available in with a fame of being nice on the finish of innings for his county in varied varieties however he got here in right here, hit a size laborious and quick, and dismissed Kohli, Pant, and Sharma,” Morgan stated to Sky Sports activities.

“It was extraordinary. This can be a enormous discover for English cricket and one they will construct in the direction of the subsequent World Cup and probably the subsequent 50-over World Cup [in India] subsequent 12 months,” he talked concerning the prospect of Gleeson getting a future into the World Cup season.

Regardless of Gleeson’s valiant effort with the ball, group India went on to win the match by a cushty margin. Star all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja performed a useful knock because the Males in Blue reached the 170-run mark of their allotted 20 overs. In reply, veteran pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar wreaked havoc with the brand new ball as he scalped the wickets of each openers Jason Roy and skipper Jos Buttler.

The Three Lions might by no means get well from the early jolts they confronted as the remainder of the Indian bowling line-up additionally contributed decently. The Males in Blue will probably be trying to prolong their dominance over the past T20I to be performed on Sunday, July 10.

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