New Delhi. Former India captain and nice batsman Sunil Gavaskar reprimanded him for the technique of Indian gamers in opposition to South Africa within the second session on the fourth day of Cape City Check. The hosts went for lunch and wanted solely 41 extra to win the sequence, whereas Kohli and Co wanted 7 wickets to win. It turned out to be a straightforward job for South Africa after the break, as they efficiently chased down the run and stopped the Indian group from creating historical past.
In such a scenario, Sunil Gavaskar felt as if India had conceded defeat even earlier than the match was over. Talking on Star Sports activities Community, the previous captain questioned why Shardul Thakur and Jasprit Bumrah did not bowl within the post-lunch session. He mentioned, “It was a thriller to me why Shardul Thakur and Jasprit Bumrah weren’t bowling after lunch? It was virtually as if India had determined that they weren’t going to win it.”
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Gavaskar mentioned, “The sphere placements for Ashwin weren’t proper… Singles have been simply accessible. 5 fielders have been within the deep. The batsmen have been taking probabilities. So that is your likelihood to get him out.” Cricketer-turned-commentator Gavaskar praised the house group for exhibiting nice willpower whereas batting on troublesome pitches. Gavaskar mentioned circumstances aren’t conducive to batting, however South Africa have executed a commendable job in the previous couple of matches.
He additional mentioned, “The pitches weren’t the most effective to bat, however the spirit proven by South Africa in Johannesburg, the spirit proven by them on this Check has additionally been commendable. It confirmed the character of the group.” It will be honest to say that batsman Keegan Pietersen was the flag bearer of South Africa’s batting, who thwarted India’s bowling technique in important conditions.
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Taking part in solely the second Check sequence of his just lately began profession, 28-year-old batsman Keegan Pietersen gained the ‘Participant of the Match’ and ‘Participant of the Sequence’ awards for his stellar performances. He remained as the very best scorer of the 3-match sequence. He made 276 in 6 innings, which included three half-centuries. Throughout this his common was 46.
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