new Delhi: India’s young all-rounder Washington Sundar (Washington Sundar), who made a significant contribution in the recent series win against Australia, has once again shown amazing with the bat. In the first Test against England, Sundar played an unbeaten 85 in the first innings. Praising this innings, former great batsman Sunil Gavaskar said that he liked Sundar’s batting a lot.
‘Not less than 85 runs century’
Gavaskar (Sunil Gavaskar) said that 85 runs from the bat of Gavaskar in difficult times is not less than a century. Talking on the Star Network, he said, ‘I liked the way Washington Sundar batted. He played some great shots. It was a good half-century and it should have been a century. Sundar’s 85 not less than a century.
Sundar made a special record on domestic and foreign soil
Washington Sundar is the 8th Indian batsman to score a half-century in his first Test innings on both domestic and foreign soil. Sundar had scored 62 runs in his debut innings of the Brisbane Test against Australia.
India needed 381 runs on the last day.
In the first Test match being played between India and England (IND vs ENG), the Indian team needs 381 runs on the last day. England had scored a big score of 578 runs in the first innings, in response, India’s first innings was reduced to 337 runs. England were bowled out for 178 runs in the second innings. In response, by the end of the fourth day, India have scored 39 runs by losing one wicket.