SA vs WI: 22-year-old bowler made his debut 10 days ago, showed amazing in the second match

SA vs WI Gerald Coetzee

New Delhi: New talent is emerging in Test cricket. One such talent came to the fore in the second Test match being played between South Africa and West Indies. On the second day of the second Test, 22-year-old South African bowler Gerald Coetzee did wonders. He bowled brilliantly in the first innings, taking three wickets for 41 runs in 14 overs.

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Right-arm fast bowler Coetzee sent West Indies batsman Ramon Reifer to the pavilion for 15, Jermaine Blackwood for 6 and Kemar Roach for 13 runs. Due to his brilliant bowling, the West Indies team was dismissed for 251 runs in the first innings. By the end of the second day’s play, South Africa’s team has taken a lead of 73 runs by scoring 4 runs. Kagiso Rabada took 2 wickets, Simone Harmer took 2 wickets along with Vian Mulder and Keshav Maharaj took one wicket each.

Debut 10 days ago

The special thing is that 22-year-old young bowler Coetzee has recently made his Test debut. He debuted 10 days ago on 28 February. In that match, he took three wickets in two innings, but in the very second match, he proved his mettle by taking the most wickets among all bowlers.

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He has created a sensation by taking 50 wickets in 16 matches of Gerald Coetzee First Class. His average is 30.30 and economy is 3.41. He has taken 4 wickets four times and 5 wickets once. Talking about List A, he has 20 wickets in 12 matches and 54 wickets in 38 T20 matches. He has played for the Joburg Super Kings in the South Africa T20 League. In the first class match played on March 15, he made a place in the mind of the selectors by taking 5 wickets in an innings. After this he got a chance to debut.

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