MI vs KKR: Arjun Tendulkar makes IPL debut after two 12 months wait

After a two 12 months wait, Mumbai Indians’ Arjun Tendulkar made his IPL debut on Sunday. Named within the taking part in XI for the Indian Premier League match towards Kolkata Knight Riders, the 23-year-old all-rounder opened the bowling assault for Mumbai Indians.

He despatched down two spectacular overs wherein he bought the ball to maneuver into the right-handed batters early within the innings. He gave away 17 runs with out taking a wicket. He was hit for a six and a 4 by KKR batter Venkatesh Iyer, who went on to finish his maiden IPL century later within the innings.

Following his debut, Arjun and his illustrious father Sachin — noticed throughout the group’s coaching session on Saturday forward of the sport and in addition within the group dugout on Sunday — grew to become the primary father-son pair to function within the 15-year historical past of IPL, and that too for a similar aspect.

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Sachin performed for Mumbai Indians for six years, between 2008 and 2013.

Arjun was picked by the five-time IPL champions for the primary time throughout the 2021 public sale at his base worth of 20 lakh.

Whereas the Wankhede Stadium is the house floor for Arjun and Mumbai Indians, the younger cricketer is not related to home aspect Mumbai as he moved to Goa within the second half of 2022 in pursuit of standard taking part in time in home circuit.

(With inputs from PTI)

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