Netizens hail Shardul Thakur’s explosive batting against Vidarbha in Ranji trophy knockout match

Shardul Thakur has been in an explosive form, coming to the rescue of Mumbai in Ranji trophy on several occasions, This time the bowling all-rounder smashed half-century in just 37 balls against Vidarbha.

Mumbai’s batting once again collapsed after falling like a pack of cards against Tamil Nadu in the previous match. The much crucial match of Mumbai v/s Vidarbha has set the stage on fire as Shardul Thakur has displayed some phenomenal fireworks at Wankhede stadium. Shardul Thakur smashed half-century in just 50 balls, delivering crucial relief to Mumbai after the team lost wickets to Vidarbha at a meager score.

The likes of Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer and Musheer Khan lost their wickets at a meagre score, leaving the stage for Shardul Thakur who delivered when the team needed him the most. Shardul was dismissed on 75 runs before the bowling all-rounder took the team to a defending total of 224-10. In the previous match, Shardul Thakur’s scintillating performance in the crucial Ranji Trophy semi-final against Tamil Nadu garnered widespread praise from netizens as he smashed a remarkable century in just 89 balls. The Mumbai all-rounder’s explosive batting display not only propelled his team to a commanding position but also showcased his prowess with the bat.


If Mumbai makes day tough for Vidarbha today, Shardul Thakur will receive a lot of praise for his jaw-dropping effort. The fans couldn’t hold themselves from hailing “lord Shardul Thakur”.