India bounced again from their 8-wicket defeat in Adelaide to publish a 8-wicket victory within the 2nd Test on the MCG on Tuesday, drawing the Test sequence degree at 1-1. Missing star gamers, like their common skipper Virat Kohli, and having suffered such a demoralizing defeat lately, India’s win on the MCG is being hailed as a ‘historic’ win.
Commentator Sanjay Manjrekar stated on air the win was ‘historic’ as a result of it had come after a equally historic defeat.
Virat Kohli was one the primary folks to tweet his delight on the win.
What a win that is, completely wonderful effort by the entire workforce. Couldn’t be happier for the boys and specifically Jinks who led the workforce to victory amazingly. Onwards and upwards from right here 💪🇮🇳
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) December 29, 2020
Virender Sehwag was amongst those that stated that Rahane led from the entrance in his function as deputy skipper.
A really special win on the MCG.
Great Determination and nice character. Rahane led from the fron,the bowlers have been terrific and Gill is chill. pic.twitter.com/X3UO8H2LgR
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) December 29, 2020
Indns make it 1-All to silence the 4-Zero OZ cry…good to stay calm as @ajinkyarahane88 & ship.There have been a few hiccups on solution to 8 Wkts triumph..however all’s nicely that ends nicely..this OZ batting is fairly average-read mediocre-so Indns can win the sequence..InshaAllah..!!
— Bishan Bedi (@BishanBedi) December 29, 2020
Lot of positives from this win. Rahane led the aspect brilliantly, bowlers have been relentless however the largest optimistic is the efficiency of two debutants. Both of them have been assured and never overawed by the large event. Strength of Indian cricket is their sturdy bench energy.
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) December 29, 2020
The third Test is schedule to begin on January 6.