So finally the third test has been concluded and England team has made a pretty awesome comeback with a sour revenge to the Indian Cricket Team. After a disappointing loss in the Lord’s Test, hosts was in the chase of winning a match and they got that in the Leeds Test and took the 5 match series to 1-1.
The third test was properly dominating from the hosts side in each and every department. Each batsmen were truly amazing in the red ball format and the best note was the bowling department was also awesome to their best.
Now with 1-1, the next match will be much important for both the teams which will eventually decide by which team the series will take a lead.
England won the third test by 76 runs and an innings. Ollie Robinson was awarded as the Man of the Match for his excellent bowling performance by taking a total of 7 wickets in the match. Joe Root was exceptional with bat and scored consecutive centuries and the comeback of openers with fifty scores led foundation of good start for the hosts.
During the match, all the fans witnessed Rishabh Pant imitating batting stance at the non-strikers end while Anderson bowling to Ajinkya Rahane. Pant was facing his bat to the opposite direction of the match played which was highly criticised by some of the fans. Eventually this time also Young Wicketkeeper batsman didn’t gone for good score and got out at 1 run only.
— Cat Jones (@Cricketbatcat) August 28, 2021
Indian Team have to really look on their batting for the next test as it will be a bigger challenge to them to work on the English conditions. The next test match will be played on 2nd September at London.