It is a dream come true moment for the 21-year old leg spinner Ravi Bishnoi as he has made his international debut in the first T20I against West Indies. The young leg-spinner was rewarded with a maiden call-up for the West Indies series following a fruitful campaign in the Indian Premier League (IPL) last year.
Hailing from Jodhpur Rajasthan, Bishnoi under the direction of Rahul Dravid inspired with his execution within the 2020 Under-19 World Cup in South Africa, where he wrapped up as the driving wicket-taker.
The young leg-spinner was one of the most sought-after uncapped players in 2020 IPL auction, with several franchises showing keen interest in him. That included Punjab, who had won the bidding war for him with Mumbai Indians to bag him for Rs 2 crore.
Bishnoi at that point quickly got to be the lead spinner for Punjab, and took 12 wickets in 14 matches in his to begin with season, and in 2021, he had 12 wickets from nine matches. In general, he has an economy rate of 6.95. Ahead of the mega barters, LSG were fast to choose Bishnoi as their third player at a fetched of INR 4 crore. It is accepted that captain KL Rahul and tutor Gautam Gambhir made the call of holding the spinner.