Team India's wicketkeeper has solely 9 fingers in his hand, jugaad to put on gloves

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Regarding wicketkeeper batsman Parthiv Patel of the Indian cricket staff (Parthiv Patel), it won’t be a mistake if he continues to play for Team India (Team India) endlessly. Parthiv Patel performed his debut match for Team India in 2002, after which he has by no means seemed again. <! –

                 After getting an entry within the staff within the 12 months 2002, the following 12 months he turned a part of the staff within the World Cup in South Africa within the 12 months 2003 however when Dhoni (MS Dhoni) made his place within the staff He was proven a approach out of the staff.

Parthiv Patel might not have gained a spot within the nationwide staff however this participant continued to play and rating runs in home cricket and this identical starvation for runs made him return to the staff in 2018, when he received a spot within the staff on tour of South Africa in Johannesburg Test. . Parthiv Patel has been enjoying for Team India for the previous 18 years and even after enjoying for therefore lengthy, only a few individuals are conscious that Parthiv Patel has solely 9 fingers. Yes, there may be not a child finger in his left hand.

Parthiv Patel lately recounted the incident in a YouTube present 'Cow Corner Chronicles', stating that he was solely six years outdated when it occurred. The little finger of his left hand received caught within the door. He additionally informed that being a wicketkeeper with 9 fingers is a bit troublesome and his child finger doesn’t match within the gloves. During the Insta Live session, he stated, 'When I used to be six years outdated, my finger got here to the door and received lower off.'

However, Parthiv Patel talked about that he glued the glove with tape on his finger in order that it might stay joint and he wouldn’t face any downside whereas enjoying. But the left-hander is proud that he has represented his nation because the wicket-keeper on the highest stage with solely 9 fingers.

Parthiv Patel stated, 'It is a bit troublesome in a approach as a result of the final finger doesn’t match within the wicket-keeping gloves. So I paste it beneath the glove with tape, in order that it stays joint. I don't know the way it occurred if I’ve all of the fingers however once I look again, I prefer to signify India as a wicket-keeper with 9 fingers. '

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