IND v BAN third T20I | Rohit’s pep speak made us decided to win, says Shreyas Iyer


Shreyas Iyer admitted that India was feeling the stress within the third T20I earlier than turning issues round. Mohammad Mithun and Naim had added 98 runs for the third wicket to place Bangladesh in a robust place within the sequence decider, however India struck again.

“We had been feeling the stress. We all know they’re a very good crew.

“We had been just a little torpid in the beginning. Rohit referred to as us in and gave us a pep speak. It actually motivated us and made us decided to win the sport,” he stated.

Turning factors

There have been two turning factors within the sport throughout the Bangladesh chase, Shreyas felt.

“The primary was DC (Chahar) coming and getting us two wickets in his first over.

“Then Shivam Dube getting again to again wickets (16th over),” he stated.

Shreyas felt the dew had been a difficulty. “The quantity of dew was an excessive amount of.

“As soon as we entered the sector, we may really feel the water on our fingers.”

The Mumbai batsman was happy together with his personal effort. “Immediately’s innings confirmed I can bat underneath stress as effectively.

“The over wherein I hit three sixes, that modified the momentum utterly. In any other case we may have gotten solely 150-155 which might have been actually laborious to defend on this wicket,” he stated.

Cluster of wickets

Bangladesh captain Mahmudullah was dissatisfied together with his facet’s collapse.

“We had a superb probability however we misplaced three-four wickets within the area of some balls. That price us the sport.

“The partnership between Naim and Mithun was good. However we misplaced wickets in a cluster.

“I do not know if it was an absence of composure, nevertheless it was our mistake that we didn’t end effectively. That’s the place the massive groups are good,” he stated.

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