India and Pakistan are contesting each other in the 22nd game of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. After Bhuvneshwar Kumar got injured, Vijay Shankar came to finish the business for the pacer. The all-rounder who had stepped into the shoes of the Kumar and got the wicket of the opener Imam-Ul-Haq in the 4.5 over via an LBW. The good length delivery was nipped by the left-hander and the Pakistani batsman was adjudged at out. With the first wicket by Shankar, netizens went berserk and praised the all-rounder. India vs Pakistan Live Cricket Score of ICC World Cup 2019 Match.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar slipped while bowling one of those deliveries and he walked off the ground. That’s how Vijay Shankar was brought in. The very next ball, Shankar got his debut wicket. Needless to say that a wave of joy was spread amongst the netizens. The fans took to social media and showed a heap of praises on the all-rounder.
The official account of the BCCI was the first one to praise Shankar.
Vijay Shankar picks up his very first wicket in his #CWC19 debut.
— BCCI (@BCCI) June 16, 2019
Here’s a hilarious meme.
— Raj Mrityunjay (@Rajromantic1) June 16, 2019
This netizen posted Virat Kohli’s reaction to express her happiness.
the reaction 🤣 majaak majaak mai le li bande ne 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/0PeS9W1dmA
— Praneet Meher 🇮🇳 (@iPraneet) June 16, 2019
This internet user took a jibe at Ambati Rayudu.
Incredible! Vijay Shankar, brought on to finish Kumar's over, takes a wicket with his first ball! https://t.co/IOxiktoo2r
— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) June 16, 2019
Pakistan is chasing a total of 337 runs. As of now, they have Babar Azam and Fakhar Zaman stabilizing the team after the first hiccup. The team is currently is playing on the score of 36 runs.