Pacer Mukesh Kumar, who made his Check and ODI debut earlier on the tour, bought his T20I debut cap from leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal.
The BCCI posted a video of the Group India huddle and skipper’s pep discuss earlier than handing debut cap to Varma with a caption: “Be pleased with your self”.
The huddle discuss began with head coach Rahul Dravid requesting Pandya at hand debut cap to Varma. “That is what desires are product of. Mehanat karke yahan par aaya hai. Kuch alag nahi karna hai. Identical cheez yahin par karega life mein aur aage jayega (You will have come right here after placing in loads of effort. Want to not do one thing totally different. Simply observe the identical course of right here and you’ll go locations in life). Good luck and be pleased with your self,” Pandya mentioned to rising star Varma.