Before Yash Dhull made his Ranji debut for Delhi, there was a lot of excitement. One stat read 3 Delhi batsmen made 100’s in Under-19 world cup. One (Virat Kohli) made it big, one (Unmukt Chand) faded away, while the 3rd (Yash Dhull) is still to be seen. Yash Dhull made his Ranji Debut just weeks after leading to an under-19 WC win. Dhull playing his first 1st game against Tamil Nadu wrote his name in record books.
The story as it happened –
The game between Delhi and Tamil Nadu meandered to a tame draw at Baraspara Stadium at Guwhati. The eyes of the fans were on the Delhi Openers in Dhruv Shorey and Yash Dhull. The 19 year old joined Nari Contractor (Gujarat) Virat Awathe (Maharashtra) to score a debut in each innings of Ranji Debut. Dhull who scored 113 in the 1st dig, scored 113 not out again in the 2nd innings. Dhruv Shorey was not out on 107 off 165 balls to help Delhi to 228 for no loss. The match ended in a draw as Dhull was not out on 113 off 202 balls with 14 fours and a massive six.
Twitter reacts to this feat –
A century on each innings of Ranji Debut by Yash Dhull left twitter world in a dizzy. Noted cricket fan CricCrazyJohn was the 1st to tweet on the feat. Many of the fans took to twitter to laud the fantastic effort by the 19 year old Delhi Batsman. Dhull was picked by Delhi Capitals during the IPL Auctions for 2022 season. Dhull will hope to continue this thick and rich vein of form he is seeing for the rest of the Ranji season. One can only hope he can keep the runs coming and soon realize his dream of playing for India in all formats of the game. Game.