Sachin Tendulkar was just 16 year old when he made his debut in international cricket in 1989, hitting Pakistan’s legendary spinner Abdul Qadir for four sixes off in one over and today he has become like the God of Cricket.
And now, meet the new cricket sensation from Delhi, Rudra Pratap who’s barely taller than stumps, he is just 5-year-old kid and is seen playing with Under-14 Delhi side.
Pratap’s cricketing gear was eye-catching. The level of confidence he possesses is just breathtaking. He wore a cap under the helmet to get the fitting right. On the other hand, thigh pads were used as chest guards.
In the video below, he is seen batting against his opponents in the death overs. He took everyone with surprise with his stance, temperament and the ability to take on the bowlers, who were almost thrice of his age.
The two-year old video has since gone viral on social media, with users expressing their amazement at the maturity shown by the-then five-year-old Rudra Pratap.
Watch the video here:
Considering his age, helmets and thigh pads of his size are not available. So he had to wear a cap and a helmet over it to get the fitting right. While expectations in terms of scoring quick runs weren’t high from him, the commentators likely everybody else, were mighty impressed with his style.
So, you think you could do what the child is doing? Do share your views about this wonder kid in ou comment section below.