Indian captain Kohli made a baffling re-visitation of the test cricket match as his side surrendered a substantial 227-run loss in the 1st test match against ENG in Chennai’s M.A. Chidambaram stadium. England skipper Joe Root’s 200 runs in the 1st innings, they dominated on each day in the 1st test and now have taken a 1-0 lead score out of 4 test march.
Virat Kohli alongside mature bowler Ishant Sharma got back to the Indian team. Washington, who made his Test match debut against Australia at the Gabba cricket ground, was additionally remembered for the playing eleven however what came as amazement for some was Shahbaz’s choice over the spinner Kuldeep.
India skipper Virat Kohli stated that “I do not think we put sufficient focus on them with the ball in the 1st innings of the 1st test match. Altogether bowlers and Ashwin, we are acceptable in all three sessions of 1st day however we likewise expected to contain a couple of more runs and make pressure on them. It was a slow wicket pitch on the ground and not aiding the bowlers which made it simple for the England batsmen to turn the strike and get into the game”.
“Just looked like hardly any event in it on the initial 2 days. Be that as it may, all credit goes to the England team, they stalled out and set up a major score run board on the table. Our communication and power were not sufficient, the 2nd innings we were greatly improved”.
“I think, the 1st Test match likely moved in support of themselves when we batted in the 1st innings. We were hoping to bat better however I do not think there was sufficient application appeared by us as a batting unit. Regardless of whether somebody got a century in 1st or the other innings, still we were basically behind in the cricket game. There is nobody approach to play the game and we comprehend that very well and our undertaking later on games will be long cooperation”.