Indian pacer Khaleel Ahmed didn’t enjoy a great time in the 2nd India vs Bangladesh T20I as he was smashed at all parts of the Rajkot stadium. The left-arm fast bowler, who opened the proceedings with the ball, was hit for three consecutive boundaries in the opening over. The youngster’s dismal outing continued as he never got his rhythm and end up bowling an expensive spell in the first innings in which Bangladesh mustered 153 runs. The netizens fumed at his dismal bowling performance and trolled him left, right and center. India Vs Bangladesh, Live Cricket Score 2nd T20I Match.
In four overs, the bowler gave 44 runs at an economy rate of 11. He, however, picked up a solitary wicket of Afif Hossain in the 17th over of the innings. Khaleel’s outing in the first match was also a dismal one as he gave runs at an economy of 9.25 runs per over which eventually cost India the match. With the likes of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah being rested, Khaleel had a great chance to make a mark and seal a spot in India’s World T20 squad. However, the 21-year old failed to capitalize on the opportunity and was hit for boundaries and sixes. The people on social media also lashed on the bowler and he became a victim of a lot of trolls and memes. Rishabh Pant’s Faux Pas Behind Stumps in IND vs BAN 2nd T20I: Indian Keeper Catches Ball Before It Crosses Stumps; Twitter Toasts Him As Stumping Mistake Video Goes Viral.
— Dipendra Kag (@Deepkag29Kag) November 7, 2019
Nothing's Going Right for Khaleel!!
— Abhinav (@i_m_abhi_nav) November 7, 2019
Zaheer Khan in Action!!
— विन. (@gheunntaak) November 7, 2019
How many fours has khaleel conceded
— Snehil Verman (@SnehilVerman) November 7, 2019
Talking about India vs Bangladesh 2nd T20I clash, Bangladesh registered 153 runs in the first innings and will need to restrict the hosts to a lower total in order to win the match and seal the series 2-0. However, the pitch seems quite batting-friendly and the Men in Blue will fancy their chances to chase the target and level the series 1-1.