When requested by commentator Ravi Shastri what India shall be doing after successful the toss, a puzzled Rohit couldn’t resolve whether or not he was going to bat or bowl. Ultimately, after a pondering for good 15 seconds Rohit advised match referee Javagal Srinath and Shastri that India shall be bowling first.
Even Rohit’s teammates — the likes of Siraj and Washington Sundar — within the background, appeared stunned because the occasion unfolded.
The humorous incident was adopted by laughs throughout led by New Zealand skipper Tom Latham.
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“I forgot what we wished to do, had loads of discussions with the group concerning the toss choice, simply wished to problem ourselves below troublesome situations, however we’ll bowl first,” stated Rohit after the toss.
Each India and New Zealand have gone into the second recreation unchanged.
India gained the nail-biting opener by 12 runs in Hyderabad and lead the 3-match collection 1-0.