Jemima Rodriguez was out of Team India for a long time and during this time Rohit Sharma and Rishabh Pant supported her.
Jemima Rodriguez made a spectacular comeback after being out of the Indian women’s team for a long time. 23-year-old Jemima played a match-winning innings in the first T20 match against Sri Lanka and contributed significantly to the team’s victory. He played an unbeaten innings of 36 runs in 27 balls and took the team out of the difficult situation as well as brought it to a strong score. Jemima was given the player of the match for her brilliant and crucial innings.
The Indian player remembered his innings and team’s victory as well as his bad phase after the match. During this, he also thanked Indian captain Rohit Sharma and wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant. The cricketer feels that she was lucky that she got a chance to interact with Rohit and Pant.
Lucky to have got a chance to talk to Rohit and Pant
Jemima, who failed to make it to the Indian team for the World Cup in New Zealand, said in a press conference on Thursday that since the last Sri Lanka tour, my journey has not been easy, I have to face ups and downs. I spoke to Rohit Sharma and Rishabh Pant, they told me that these moments will define your career, don’t take it (being out of the team before the World Cup) in a negative way. You must face the challenge and move on. I was lucky to get a chance to talk to him.
I have changed but my goals have not changed
Batting at number five, Jemima did not give in to the pressure created by the Sri Lankan bowlers and scored important runs for the Indian team. He hit three fours and a six in his innings. India scored 138 for six and then registered a 34-run victory with excellent performance from the bowlers. Jemima said that in the last four to five months, I have understood my game better. I have been patient. I have changed but my goals have not changed. I started preparing soon after I was dropped from the team.
was nervous in the beginning
Jemima, who came to the crease at the crucial time of the innings, said that she was nervous in the beginning. He said that this innings matters a lot, I was nervous in the beginning but hitting boundaries from late cuts helped which made things easier. I have returned to the team after four-five months or more. I was full of enthusiasm.
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