Indian cricketer T Natarajan becomes the first Indian player to make the debut in all three formats in the same tour.
Natarajan- first Indian player to debut in all three formats on the same tour
Natarajan made his international debut in the third ODI against Australia on December 2 in Canberra, which India won by 13 runs. Nattu made an immediate impact by taking two wickets for 70 runs from his 10 overs in his debut ODI match.
Natarajan then played his part in India’s 2-1 series win in the subsequent three-match T20 International rubber by taking six wickets during the series.
In his fabulous tour, he crossed another milestone by making his debut in Test format. In addition to this T Natarajan becomes the first Indian cricketer to make the debut in all 3 formats on same tour.
Initially, Nattu has roped in as the net bowler for the Indian cricket team. After Indian star bowlers faces back-to-back injuries without an option Nattu has been dragged into the playing XI for the 4th Test vs Australia.
BCCI and SRH applause Natarajan
“Presenting the first Indian player to make his international debut across all 3 formats in the same tour, @Natarajan_91! #AUSvIND #OrangeArmy #KeepRising,” SRH tweeted from its official account.
“The stuff dreams are made of. A perfect treble for @Natarajan_91 as he is presented with #TeamIndia’s Test Billed cap No. 300. It can’t get any better! Natu is now an all-format player. #AUSvIND,” the BCCI tweeted.
The stuff dreams are made of. A perfect treble for @Natarajan_91 as he is presented with #TeamIndia‘s Test 🧢 No. 300. It can’t get any better! Natu is now an all-format player. #AUSvIND pic.twitter.com/cLYVBMGfFM
— BCCI (@BCCI) January 14, 2021
ICC congrats Natarajan
“Welcome to Test cricket … Thangarasu Natarajan becomes the first Indian player to make his International debut across all three formats during the same tour,” the ICC tweeted.
Welcome to Test cricket, @Natarajan_91 🤩
— ICC (@ICC) January 14, 2021