As a younger Indian facet got here from behind to grab a shocking three-wicket win against Sri Lanka within the 2nd ODI in Colombo, the spirit of the facet to by no means hand over was lauded by players of the Test team at the moment in England in addition to former players and commentators.
As India’s white-ball team, led by Shikhar Dhawan, sealed the three-match sequence with the victory on Tuesday, the Test contingent in England, which is getting ready for the five-match Test sequence against England slated to start on August 4, had been fast to acknowledge the importance of the win within the 2nd ODI.
Chasing 276 for victory, India had misplaced half their facet for 116. But Suryakumar Yadav struck his maiden ODI fifty after which Deep Chahar stitched on an unbroken 84-run stand for the eighth wicket to take India house.
Great win by the boys. From a troublesome state of affairs to tug it off was an incredible effort. Great to look at. Well performed DC and Surya. Tremendous knocks beneath strain. 🇮🇳
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) July 20, 2021
Virat Kohli praised Chahar and Suryakumar Yadav for their “tremendous knocks under pressure”.
That was some efficiency by team India. Solid grit proven proper by way of @bcci
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) July 20, 2021
Rohit Sharma praised the ‘solid grit’ on show.
India didn’t simply win this as we speak, they brushed off the opposition. The depth of white ball batting is unimaginable. But on the coronary heart of all of it is fearlessness. They will fail some days however once they succeed,they are going to produce a spectacle like they did as we speak.
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) July 18, 2021
Harsha Bhogle and Ian Bishop had been amongst those that had been awestruck on the squad depth at India’s disposal.
India nonetheless discovering methods to win. Scary depth of expertise.
— Ian Raphael Bishop (@irbishi) July 20, 2021
At 193/7, few would have given India an opportunity, however Deepak Chahar and Bhuvi have pulled off a outstanding win.
Good contributions from SuryaKumar Yadav and Krunal and a win to cherish. #INDvSL pic.twitter.com/UKHrKOKnLV
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) July 20, 2021
VVS Laxman pointed to the eighth wicket partnership between Chahar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar because the game-changing partnership.
Haara hua match jeetne waale ko B- for Baazigar kehte hain.
— Venkatesh Prasad (@venkateshprasad) July 20, 2021
Venkatesh Prasad, in the meantime, stated the current white-ball team is a Shahrukh Khan movie.
— Deepak chahar 🇮🇳 (@deepak_chahar9) July 21, 2021