“This one is for my dad. I did get emotional,” he said. His fifty was the fastest by a debutant in the history of one-day internationals.
“The emotions well up. He (Krunal) has lost his father just four months ago, so the emotions are raw. It was great of Murali Kartik to not carry on with the proceedings and allow him to go and prepare to bowl,” said Sunil Gavaskar a little later.