This is the India team I always fantasised about as a player: Sanjay Manjrekar

first_imgThis is the India team I always fantasised about as a player: Sanjay ManjrekarIndia vs New Zealand, 3rd ODI: Sanjay Majrekar lauds Virat Kohli-led India after their series-clinching victory in New Zealand on Monday. Brief Scores: India (244/3) beat New Zealand (243) by 7 wickets to take an unbeatable 3-0 series lead. Rohit (62), Kohli (60), Rayudu (40*)advertisement India Today Web Desk Mount MaunganuiJanuary 28, 2019UPDATED: January 29, 2019 00:00 IST India won their third bilateral ODI series overseas in the last 12 month (BCCI Photo)HIGHLIGHTSIndia beat New Zealand in the third ODI to take an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the five-match seriesIndia won their first ODI series in New Zealand in 10 years”I am seeing an Indian team now that I fantasised about as a player,” Manjrekar said3rd ODI, Brief Scores: India (244/3) beat New Zealand (243) by 7 wickets to take an unbeatable 3-0 series lead. Rohit (62), Kohli (60), Rayudu (40*). Full ScorecardSanjay Manjrekar is in awe of the Indian team after the Virat Kohli-led side demolished New Zealand in the first the one day internationals to capture the five-match series.India on Monday won the third ODI by seven wicket to take an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the series. The victory also helped India win only their second ODI series in New Zealand and first in 10 years.”I am seeing an Indian team now that I fantasised about as a player,” Manjrekar tweeted.Rohit Sharma (62) combined with captain Virat Kohli (60) in a 113-run partnership to set up their successful chase before Ambati Rayudu (40 not out) completed the formalities with Dinesh Karthik, who was 38 not out, as India romped home with seven overs to spare.New Zealand were earlier dismissed for 243 from 49 overs, their third successive failure to last full 50 movers.India have effortlessly outplayed New Zealand in every match so far. India will be without the services of Kohli, who is now being rested for the last two ODIs and all three Twenty20 matches. In his absence, Rohit will the side in ODIs and T20s.While New Zealand managed to negate the left-arm wrist spin of Kuldeep Yadav for the first time and kept him wicketless, the pace trio of Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and the recalled Hardik Pandya shared seven wickets among them to deny them a big total.advertisementNew Zealand’s innings was well below par on a pitch that had slowed since the second game on Saturday with Ross Taylor (93) and Tom Latham (51) combining for 119 runs in the hosts’ only substantial partnership in the series so far.Meanwhile, Hardik Pandya made a strong comeback to the Indian team after his suspension over Koffee with Karan controversy was lifted by BCCI last week.Pandya replaced Vijay Shankar and picked 2 for 45 off his 10 overs and took a stunning catch to see off New Zealand captain Kane Williamson.(With inputs from Reuters)Also Read | New Zealand better team than Australia, India have been too good: Harbhajan SinghAlso Read | Thank you, Hardik Pandya tweets after strong comebackAlso Read | Hardik Pandya showed he went back to India and worked hard: Virat KohliAlso Read | India are teaching us a lesson: New Zealand captain Kane Williamson after series defeatFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byJepher Nickels Tags :Follow Sanjay Manjrekarlast_img read more

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DANISH BROTHERS STRIKE AGAIN Younger Markussen to Swiss TV Birsfelden

handballmikkel markussen Danish brothers strike again! Handball world already know for TOP class players, Toft Hansen brothers, younger bro of Niklas Landin, Magnus has signed contract with KIF Kolding, but with the first day of July, another “younger brother” got the new job. That is Mikkel Markussen, who is going to play at Swiss TV Birsfelden.source: hbold.dk ← Previous Story Junior Women’s WCh 2014 Croatia: Second defeat for Sweden! Next Story → 20 days till Beach Handbal WcH 2014 in Brazil: Friendlies in Qatar read more

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