New Delhi: For the Indian cricket crew followers, August 16, 2021 has change into a day to recollect for the ages after Virat Kohli & Co. defied all odds to register a historic win over heavyweights England on the iconic Lord’s stadium. After first hour of ultimate day’s play of the India vs England Lord’s Take a look at, it was fairly clear that India would possibly presumably fail to arrange a difficult goal for England to chase however tail-enders Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami stitched up a record-breaking unbeaten 89-run partnership to place their crew on prime.
The fightback from Shami and Bumrah lifted the complete dressing room’s spirit simply once they needed to come out to defend the entire. The Indian bowlers bowled brilliantly and bundled up England for simply 120 runs in lower than 52 overs to win the Lord’s Take a look at by 151 runs.
In the meantime, a video of Indian followers’ wild celebrations on the streets of the UK (UK) publish India’s historic triumph has gone viral on social media. Within the video, Indian followers could be seen dancing to well-known Bollywood track ‘Saat Samundar Paar’, whereas UK Police additionally requested the overjoyed crowd to not trigger visitors jams by dancing in the midst of the street.
Speaking in regards to the high-octane Lord’s Take a look at, on the fifth and last day, England was dubbed as the favourite to win the 2nd Take a look at as India had misplaced 6 wickets and led solely by 154 runs within the second innings. Nevertheless, after Shami-Bumrah’s batting heroics, the hosts managed to declare their innings on 298/8.
Chasing 272 runs in 60 overs for the win, England batters perished in entrance of the deadly Indian bowlers and the hosts took a 1-0 lead within the five-match Take a look at sequence.