David Willey. (Reuters Photograph)
HAMPSHIRE: England’s David Willey mentioned that his “greatest cricket might be nonetheless to come back” after he secured his maiden five-wicket haul on Friday.
The 30-year-old’s dominating efficiency guided the hosts to a six-wicket win over Eire within the first ODI. Nevertheless, earlier than coming into this collection, the pacer had missed England’s final 22 white-ball video games.
Willey mentioned Richard Pyrah, his bowling coach at Yorkshire, invested time in him and appears like he’s transferring within the “proper path”.
“He is had me badgering him always of the day within the winter and fortuitously he has invested a while in me. I really feel like I am transferring in the precise path and I really feel like my greatest cricket might be nonetheless to come back,” ESPNcricinfo quoted Willey as saying.
Through the match, Eire solely managed to attain 172 runs after being requested to bat first. Sam Billings and Eoin Morgan‘s unbeaten knocks of 67 and 36 respectively sealed England’s win.
Willey additional acknowledged, “It was simply particular to be on the market taking part in for England once more. The principle precedence was to get pleasure from it. I’ve gone away and labored fairly exhausting to get again close to my greatest. It has been a rollercoaster, however I used to be simply on the market having fun with my cricket right now.”
The second ODI between England and Eire can be performed on Saturday.