The Indian Cricket team would be in shock after the way they lost 7 wickets for 55 runs on Day 5 of the run chase. Virat Kohli’s dismissal turned out to be the turning point. virat kohli he was undone by Scott Boland when the pacer fooled him with his variations and Virat was out for 49 runs off 78 balls and hit 7 fours.
Virat Kohli perhaps should have shown some resistance given the fact that India did not have a strong lower-middle order batting unit. He, along with Rahane, was getting into a rhythm, but an incorrect shot selection by Virat Kohli opened the doors for the mighty Australians.
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India needs to start over and work on their mistakes as their next opponent is the unbeatable West Indies from July 12. Along with 2 Tests, the Men in Blue are also set to play 3 ODIs and 5 T20Is as we can expect a large number of contests.
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It would be interesting to see if Hardik Pandya leads the team in T20I as there is still uncertainty about the availability of Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli in the game’s shorter format.
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Virat Kohli was disciplined and dropped a lot of balls – Wasim Jaffer
Wasim Jaffer was seen having an interaction with Star Sports noting that Virat Kohli’s sacking was quite shocking and calling it a bad shot. Wasim Jaffer pointed out that Virat Kohli seemed to be in control during the second inning.
“I was a bit surprised. He was hitting very well on Day 4 and he wasn’t playing this shot. He was disciplined and turned over a lot of balls even though Australia was constantly testing him. [outside off stump]. I was surprised that Kohli played such a shot on the fifth morning.” Wasim Jaffer said.
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“It was a bad shot. No doubt about it. In the early innings he made a very good delivery, which was kind of unplayable and he couldn’t do much about it. He seemed to be in control in the second inning. I feel that he himself will be very disappointed.” added.
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