Team India scripted a historic 151-run triumph against England at Lord’s Cricket Ground in London on Monday.
Indian bowlers dominated the proceedings on the ultimate day, bundling out the hosts for 120 to win the competition. Pacer Mohammed Siraj picked up a four-wicket haul for 32 runs in 10.5 overs, together with three maidens.
Apart from Siraj, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma and Mohammed Shami additionally bagged essential scalps to assist India register solely the third win on the venue. Bumrah bagged three scalps whereas Ishant picked up two wickets. Shami additionally earned one wicket within the innings.
After the sensational victory, Kohli revealed that the banter on the sphere between the English gamers and Indians helped his aspect produce an incredible efficiency.
“What happened in the second innings with our bowlers, bit of tension on the field, really helped us, really motivated us to finish this game,” stated Kohli on the post-match presentation.
Indian opener KL Rahul, who smashed a scintillating century in the second Test, stated that if somebody goes at one in every of their gamers, then the remainder of the ten guys will get collectively to offer it again.
“As a team, we are not shy to say a word or two. If someone goes at one of our players, then the rest of the ten guys get really pumped as well. Because that’s the kind of team we are, that’s the kind of team atmosphere and bonding we have that if you’re going after one of our guys, then it means you’re going after our whole team. So like I said, the bowlers were really keen to go out there and have a crack, and we all wanted to be in the middle and give it all in the 60 overs we were going to bowl,” stated Rahul within the presser.
The Indian gamers additionally expressed happiness and pleasure whereas reacting to the epic win on social media. Indian skipper Kohli took to Twitter and wrote: “What a game of cricket. Everyone stepping up love the commitment and attitude. Way to go, boys.”
What a sport of cricket 👌
Everyone stepping up, love the dedication and perspective. Way to go boys 🇮🇳 💪 pic.twitter.com/hSgmxkLiiP
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 16, 2021
Here is how different gamers reacted:
Every single one in every of us needed this win, you would see it, you would really feel it and watching it play out was unbelievable. pic.twitter.com/cJJ6PpcHm5
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) August 16, 2021
A win for the ages 🏆🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/gNxXaazwRd
— Ok L Rahul (@klrahul11) August 16, 2021
Super staff effort and a memorable victory! 🇮🇳
Nothing higher than the ebbs and flows of take a look at cricket.#InItTogether #IndvsEng pic.twitter.com/08u9lAKsqt
— cheteshwar pujara (@cheteshwar1) August 16, 2021
Can’t put into phrases the sentiments that we’re going via after that win! So pleased with the entire staff 🔥 pic.twitter.com/FRH20cbujl
— Jasprit Bumrah (@Jaspritbumrah93) August 16, 2021
Full efforts is full victory! 🇮🇳
Well performed boys!!!
This one’s for #India from #TeamIndia!! #INDvENG
Jai hind!! 🙏 pic.twitter.com/SqlPnfakML
— Ishant Sharma (@ImIshant) August 16, 2021
We had been hungry, had want and we confirmed it! Everyone turned up and we go away Lord’s with a win that we cannot neglect quickly. We take this momentum and transfer on. pic.twitter.com/xG9kaWtdU6
— Rishabh Pant (@RishabhPant17) August 16, 2021
When you’re employed arduous outcomes present on the sphere. A proud second for me personally to ship with the bat for 🇮🇳. Loved my partnership with Bumrah🙌🏾 #TeamIndia #mshami11 pic.twitter.com/5c1zvZaUJb
— Mohammad Shami (@MdShami11) August 16, 2021
One for all and all for one 🇮🇳🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/0RoiJDiQfL
— Mayank Agarwal (@mayankcricket) August 16, 2021
Wins like these!! 🤩 pic.twitter.com/VrM3NwDMo8
— Akshar Patel (@akshar2026) August 16, 2021
What a take a look at match!! 2 days on the bounce now!! #INDvENG Top staff effort and effectively performed to all of the boys🤩🤩👌👌
— Mask up and take your vaccine🙏🙏🇮🇳 (@ashwinravi99) August 16, 2021