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Team India Roars Back To Level Series: Vizag Test Ends In A Thrilling Victory
By CricShots - Feb 5, 2024 3:50 pm
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The second Test match between India and England in Vizag unfolded as a gripping saga of skill, determination, and fluctuating fortunes. As the dust settled on Day 4, it was Team India that emerged victorious, levelling the series with a commanding performance that left cricket enthusiasts on the edge of their seats. The game kicked off with Yashasvi Jaiswal’s sensational double hundred in India’s first innings, setting a formidable total of 396 runs.

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Team India registered a win in the Vizag Test

England, in response, struggled with the bat and finished at 253 runs. Shubman Gill’s brilliant ton marked Team India’s second innings, extending the lead to 398 runs before being bundled out. England showed promise by ending Day 3 at 67/1 as the game seemed to be hung in the balance until then. Resuming their innings on Day 4, England faced the daunting task of chasing down 332 runs.

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Despite Zak Crawley’s promising fifty, England struggled to maintain momentum, with wickets falling at crucial intervals. As wickets kept tumbling for the visitors, the match gradually slipped from England’s grasp. Despite commendable efforts from individuals like Ben Foakes (36) and Tom Hartley (36), the Indian bowlers proved to be a formidable challenge. Ultimately, England was bundled out for 292, falling short by 106 runs.

Jasprit Bumrah once again showcased his prowess with the ball, claiming three crucial wickets for Team India. Bumrah’s stellar performance, coupled with effective support from Ravichandran Ashwin, who also secured three wickets in the fourth innings, played a pivotal role in India’s triumph.

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With this hard-fought victory, India has leveled the five-match series, adding an extra layer of intensity and anticipation to the upcoming matches. The stage is set for a thrilling battle between the two cricketing giants as they vie for supremacy in the remaining contests. Twitter erupted with reactions to the nail-biting match, reflecting the excitement and tension that unfolded on the field.

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