Hardik Pandya scored 69 runs in 3 overs at T20 WC 2021.© Twitter
India versatile Hardik Pandya said the team will work “twice as hard” to repay the faith and support the supporters have shown for the side in the continuation. T20 World Cup. India rounded off the Super 12s phase of the top event on Monday with a resounding nine-wicket victory over Namibia in Group 2. Both teams had already failed to reach the semi-finals before the action began in Dubai, but India peaked at a half-century of Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul helped them chase 133 with ease.
Hardik Pandya thanked everyone who cheered for Team India and promised to be back with double preparation in next year’s T20 World Cup.
“It was not how we wanted our World Cup campaign to go. We shot too short, but we will work twice as hard to repay the faith and support our supporters have shown us. Thank you all which encouraged us at the stadiums and everyone at home, ”Pandya tweeted.
This was not how we wanted our World Cup campaign to go. We shot too short, but we will work twice as hard to repay the faith and support our fans have shown us. Thank you to everyone who encouraged us at the stadiums and everyone at home pic.twitter.com/n8ZnHhEm6H
– hardik pandya (@ hardikpandya7) 9 November 2021
With the arrival of the match, spinners Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin laid the foundation and took three wickets each to help prevent Namibia from scoring an impressive total on a good wicket.
India were left to mourn what could have been in the UAE after securing their third victory as two defeats in their first two matches against semi-finalists Pakistan and New Zealand ultimately cost them a place in the final four.
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