Indian spin bowler Ravi Bishnoi (Ravi Bishnoi)’s dream of being a part of Team India has come true. The ongoing 3-match T20 series between India and West Indies has started. The first match of this series is being played at the Eden Gardens ground in Kolkata. In this match, Ravi Bishnoi has made his debut in international cricket.
Team India’s legendary spin bowler Yuzvendra Chahal has handed over the cap of his Team India to Ravi. Ravi Bishnoi has become the 95th Indian to play T20 International matches for India. 21-year-old Ravi Bishnoi has faced many challenges to make it to the Indian team. Let us know about Ravi’s struggle.
Father did not like Ravi Bishnoi playing cricket
Ravi Bishnoi hails from Jodhpur, Rajasthan, he was born on 5 September 2000. Ravi’s mother has told about Ravi’s passion for cricket since childhood. According to his mother, Ravi used to bowl in the fields in the scorching sun. Despite the lack of resources in the village, this player never gave up. Ravi started his professional training in cricket from Jodhpur Cricket Academy.
Like almost every middle class family, Ravi’s father did not like him playing cricket. When Ravi Bishnoi was selected in the Under-16 cricket team, his father had expressed a lot of displeasure. But Ravi’s coach Pradyot Singh persuaded his father. Ravi’s career started taking off from the under-16s itself.
Did answer performance in Under-19 World Cup
After this, Ravi Bishnoi was given a chance in the Indian team for the Under-19 World Cup in the year 2020. After this, he made everyone crazy with the magic of his spin. In this tournament, while bowling against Japan, he took 4 wickets for a single run in his first spell. From here the echo of Ravi Bishnoi’s name started coming in Indian cricket.
Shown in IPL too
Soon he got a chance in the IPL, playing for Punjab Kings for 2 years, Ravi Bishnoi took 24 wickets in 23 matches with an impressive economy of 6.96. Due to which he was selected for IPL 2022. Lucknow Super Giants The team has already included in its team before the auction for Rs 4 crore.
Now Ravi Bishnoi continues to dominate in international cricket for India. In his debut match, Ravi conceded just 17 runs in his quota of 4 overs with an unbelievable economy rate of 4.20 and took 4 wickets. He had run 2 batsmen of the Windies team in his second over.