The Indian all-rounder, Hardik Pandya has been quite active on social media platforms during the nationwide lockdown. Hardik keeps sharing fun posts on his social media accounts and has managed to keep his fans entertained during the lockdown. In his latest tweet, Pandya felt nostalgia and shared a video clip of his batting from his domestic cricket days.
Captioning the video on Twitter, Hardik wrote: “Thinking about my first year in domestic cricket today .. some of those memories will stick with me for a lifetime and helped to set a platform for me to play in the IPL and eventually for my country. Thankful for everything that the sport has given me”.
Thinking about my first year in domestic cricket today.. some of those memories will stick with me for a lifetime and helped to set up a platform for me to play in the IPL and eventually for my country 🇮🇳 Thankful for everything that the sport has given me ☺️ pic.twitter.com/xTe0jOp39K
— hardik pandya (@hardikpandya7) May 22, 2020
Hardik made his international debut back in 2016 against Australia at the Adelaide Oval in a T20I match. Since then, he has emerged as a crucial cog of the Indian team. Pandya has played 40 T20Is for the country and has scored 310 runs. He went on to scalp 38 wickets in 40 T20Is with an economy rate of 8.35.
In ODIs, Hardik has played 54 matches for India and scored 957 runs. He has taken 54 wickets with an economy rate of 5.56. He made his Test debut back in 2017 against Sri Lanka at Galle. The fast-bowling all-rounder has played 11 Test matches for the country and has scored 532 runs with one century and four half-centuries in the longest format of the game.
Currently, India is going through a nationwide lockdown. Meanwhile, the number of coronavirus positive patients in India went past 125000 with almost 3720 people losing their lives on Friday, as per the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
Almost the entire is in a lockdown due to the scare of the ever-escalating situation concerning the World Health Organisation-recognized pandemic that is the Coronavirus. Everything- schools, colleges, airports, railway stations, gyms, sporting events, movies, offices- have been put under lockdown as the world continues to self-isolate in order to control the pandemic.