The first Chennai Test is just more side to the visitors as they were pretty good in every department and totally bind the Men in Blue in every possible way. From the first inning putting a mammoth total of 578 on board and restricting the hosts at 337 is always been represented as commendable performance.
If India had ever come to the track then it will be the second inning where they all out England Team at 178. The leading wicket taker from the Indian side was Ravichandran Ashwin with taking 6 wickets.
Coming to the chase to win the first test match the hosts needed 405 runs and losing early wicket of Hitman put them in more pressure. Gill and Pujara had a solid partnership but they couldn’t run far. At that moment an rare Incident was caught up between Virat Kohli and Rishabh Pant.
The skipper Virat Kohli has gave some tips of advice to the young Rishabh Pant over facing James Anderson’s pace attack which got eventually just in an opposite manner.
Just after advice given By Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant tried to play a defensive shot against Anderson but finally caught up the ball in the hands of Joe Root. This was the shocking wicket as this partnership was must for the hosts.
Rishabh Pant is well known for his attacking genre not for defensive form as we had witnessed it many times also. In the first inning also, he played attacking shots and scored 91 off 88 deliveries but might be this advice wouldn’t kept him long on the pitch and lost wicket by scoring 11 off 19 deliveries and became Anderson’s third wicket.
— Sandybatsman (@sandybatsman) February 9, 2021
After his dismissal, Twitter was banged on with criticism over Virat Kohli’s advice for Rishabh Pant and left out with memes and comments over the social media platform as the fans aren’t ready to appreciate skippers move.