Coming in as injured Sanju Samson's replacement, Rahul Tripathi made his India debut in the 2nd T20I match against Sri Lanka in Pune.
Rahul Tripathi got a chance to play for India after a long wait. He became a part of Indian team in June 2022 for the first time.
With his debut against Sri Lanka, Rahul Tripathi entered an elusive list of oldest Indian cricketer to make T20I debut.
Stuart Binny played his first T20I match in 2015 against Zimbabwe when he was 31 years and 44 days old.
S Aravind made his T20I debut in 2015 against South Africa when he was 31 years and 177 days old.
Rahul Tripathi played his first T20I match against Sri Lanka on January 5, 2023 when was 31 years 309 days old.
Sachin Tendulkar made his T20I debut against South Africa in 2006 when he was 33 years and 221 days old.
Rahul Dravid made his T20I debut against England in 2011 when he was 38 years and 232 days old. He is the oldest cricketer to make T20I debut for India.