New Delhi: The first Test of the 5-match Test series between Team India and England continues. England’s second innings was reduced to 303 runs. Captain Joe Root played a brilliant century of 109 runs. Jasprit Bumrah took 5 wickets for India. There came a moment in this match when Root jumped with joy and disappointment appeared on the face of Indian captain Virat Kohli.
Joe Root swings with joy
On the fourth day of the first Test, when the umpire gave the decision in favor of England batsman Dom Sibley, English captain Joe Root jumped with joy. In fact, it happened that a ball from star fast bowler Shardul Thakur went into the pads of Sibley. After which the Indian team made a strong appeal and the on-field umpire also gave out. However, at the behest of Root, Sibley took the DRS and the decision went to the third umpire.
Root’s decision was right and the DRS taken by Umke was successful. It was seen in the replay that the ball is missing the wickets. After which the third umpire asked the on-field umpire to change his decision. Due to this Sibley got a lifeline. As soon as this happened, Root looked very happy and he was seen bouncing on the pitch.
Virat’s mouth fell off
As soon as the third umpire’s decision came, while Joe Root became happy, while Indian captain Virat Kohli looked very upset and the disappointment was clearly visible on his face. A video of this sentence is becoming fiercely viral on social media.
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India close to winning the first test
After the fourth day in the Nottingham Test between India and England, Virat Kohli’s army is moving towards victory. At the end of the day, India scored 52 runs for the loss of one wicket. Cheteshwar Pujara and Rohit Sharma returned unbeaten on 12-12. India need 157 runs to win on the last day and still have 9 wickets left.