The test match India vs England 2021 has been very interesting. It was a 4 match series between India and England. Among two matches one was won by India and the other was won by England the third test match played a very crucial role for both the teams for qualifying for the test world cup final.
India vs England 2021: 3rd Test – Day 1
The first-day toss was won by England and elected to bat first. It is the 100th test match for Ishant Sharma. He is the only fast bowler after Kapil dev to achieve his feat. England opener Zak Crawley scored a half-century and the rest of the team collapsed.
Jonny Braistrow got to duck out in the over of Axar Patel. The whole England team was bowled out at the score of 112. AXAR PATEL impresses with 6 wickets. Point should be remembered that it was only his second test and got 6 wickets.
Ashwin got 3 wickets and Ishant got 1. India started its first innings. opener Rohit Sharma scored 66 runs for 96 balls. Kohli gave small support with a score of 27 runs. A hunt of the century is continuing for the Indian captain for 392 days. After the skipper departed Rahane came to play. It is the end of day 1.
India vs England: 3rd Test – Day 2
After the early loss of Rohit Sharma on day 2 the rest of the team struggled. The whole team bowled out at a score of 145. Similarly, India got a solid lead of 33 runs. Again England came to bat for the second innings.
Spin king Axar Patel got wickets for the first ball and third ball. He just missed his hat trick. He again took the wicket of Jonny Braistrow as duck out. In addition, All England players bowled out only at eight runs due to Axar Patel and Ashwin.
However, Axar Patel got another 5 wickets and Ashwin got four wickets. Ashwin received the milestone of getting 400 wickets in the test. He is the second-fastest to get 400 wickets after Murali Tharun.
This is the first time ever in test history for England to bowled out at a score below 100. India has a very small target of 49 runs. Indian openers came to bat and finished the match in just 7.4 overs in live cricket score. India won by 10 wickets. India took a lead of 2-1 in the 4 match series and the match ended in just 2 days.
In addition, Overall in the third match, 30 wickets fall for both teams in 2 innings. Among those wickets, 2 were taken out by fast bowlers and the other 28 were taken out by spin bowlers.
Axar Patel Was Declared As A Player Of The Match
He played only 2 matches and scalped 18 wickets. He got three 5 wicket hauls in four innings.