Team India pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar expressed satisfaction at his performance after bowling the side to victory in the first T20I of the three-match series against Sri Lanka on Sunday. Kumar claimed excellent figures of 4 for 22 as India successfully defended a total of 164 in Colombo. The Indian pacer got the big wicket of Avishka Fernando and then ran through the lower order as the visitors rolled over the Lankans for 126 in 18.3 overs.
Team India pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar has admitted that during his first couple of years in international cricket he didn’t realize the importance of pace for a bowler. He added that, with experience, he learnt the tricks of the trade and added yards to his pace bowling