Twitter Reacts As India Ride On Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya Brilliance To Pocket Series 2-1

The Indian workforce closed out the ODI sequence with a thumping win on Sunday, using on the again of beautiful performances from all-rounder, Hardik Pandya, and wicket-keeper batter, Rishabh Pant.

After opting to bowl first, Rohit Sharma and co. had their opponents on the mat. Mohammed Siraj, changing Jasprit Bumrah within the sport, bowled a double-wicket maiden to place the guests on prime.

Jason Roy and Ben Stokes steadied the innings earlier than each fell within the area of some overs. Jos Buttler was left to struggle for an excellent complete as soon as once more and he started within the firm of Moeen Ali.

Hardik Pandya Picked Up 2 Wickets In His First Spell
Hardik Pandya Picked Up 2 Wickets In His First Spell PC- ESPN

Ultimately, lower-order knocks from David Willey and Craig Overton propelled the overall to 259 in 45 overs. Hardik had beautiful figures of 4/24 in 7 overs, which is his career-best figures.

In response, the Indian top-order fumbled as soon as once more. Senior execs, Rohit and Virat Kohli did not contribute a lot and when Suryakumar Yadav fell, India was staring down one other defeat at 72/4.

Nevertheless, Hardik and Pant then stitched an excellent 133-run partnership, with each reaching their respective fifties within the course of. Though Hardik fell after the Males in Blue went previous 200, Pant caught round and utilized the ending touches in model. He introduced up his maiden ODI century and within the course of, smashed a hapless Willey for five boundaries in a row.

Rishabh Pant Hits His Maiden ODI Century, India
Rishabh Pant Hits His Maiden ODI Century PC- Twitter

With the victory, India gained each the T20I sequence (2-1) and the ODI sequence (2-1) to finish a profitable tour of England.

Right here’s how Twitter reacted to India’s wonderful 5-wicket win: