New Delhi: A 5-match test series is being played between Team India and England. After winning the second test, India took a 1-0 lead, after which the fans expected that Virat Sena would do wonders again in the third test. But this did not happen and the Indian team could only score 78 runs in the first innings. After which the England team scored 423 runs in the first innings and India fell behind by 354 runs. It seemed that the match would end on the third day itself but the batsmen of the Indian team showed a good game. Especially Pujara has done wonders.
Pujara nears century
After 354 runs behind, the condition of Team India was not looking good but Rohit Sharma and Pujara together did wonders. After the early dismissal of KL Rohul, Rohit Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara took over the team. While Rohit returned to the pavilion after hitting a half-century, Pujara did a brilliant batsman and completed his fifty after a long time. After this his bat did not stop, he forced the England bowlers to kneel. He played an unbeaten innings of 91 runs in 180 balls on the third day.
Pujara’s befitting reply to critics
Let us tell you that in the first innings of Headingley Test, Pujara was out for just one run. His last century with the bat came 2 years ago. Cheteshwar Pujara’s form has been very bad since the year 2020. In such a situation, he shut everyone’s mouth by batting brilliantly in the second innings of the third Test.
day three of the third test
Shortly after the start of the third day’s play, Team India, taking 2 wickets of England, bowled the hosts out for 432 runs and England took a lead of 354 runs. After this, Team India came on the field to play the second innings. KL Rahul returned to the pavilion after scoring 8 runs. It seemed that this game would not end today. But Rohit and Pujara together handled the team. Rohit got out after scoring 59 runs. After that Pujara showed a great game with Kohli. While Pujara scored 91 runs, Kohli scored 45 runs. Right now both Pujara and Kohli are unbeaten.