Virat Kohli Hails Team India For Great Display On Day1 Of 2nd Test : It was a great day for the Ajinkya Rahane led team India at work as they bowled out Australia for 195 runs on the Boxing-day Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. The bowling line-up led by Jasprit Bumrah, who picked up 4 wickets, managed to pick wickets at regular intervals and also restricted the run-flow of the Aussies.
Jasprit Bumrah was well supported by Ravichandran Ashwin, who picked three wickets and returned with figures of 35/3, and debutant Umesh Yadav, who picked 2 wickets.
Later during India’s innings, the team lost their opener, Mayank Agarwal, in the first over itself but debutant Shubman Gill weathered the storm and remained unbeaten at 28 runs to take team India to 36/1 at the end of day’s play.
Meanwhile, social media was flooded with amazing reactions from twitterati on the brilliant team effort by the Indian cricket team. From cricketers to experts and fans, everyone hailed team India for bouncing back in the series.
Among many, Indian skipper Virat Kohli also took to his Twitter and lauded the amazing performance of team India on Day1 at MCG. Virat Kohli, who left for India after the first day-night test match against Australia to be with his wife and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma during the birth of their child, was all praises for the team effort made by the Indian cricket team.
In his tweet, praised the brilliant work by the Indian bowlers and also highlighted the strong finish to the day by the batsmen. Virat wrote:
“Top day 1 for us. Great display from the bowlers and a solid finish too.”
Here, check out the Tweet:
Top day 1 for us. Great display from the bowlers and a solid finish too. ???
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) December 26, 2020