हिंदी में पढ़ें | This 4 test match series is being played between India and England. Whose first match was played recently? In this article, we will talk about 5 such legends who have come a long way in the race of Man of the Series in IND vs ENG Test Series 2021.
2nd Match between India vs England starts on 12th September 2021. After ending the draw in the last match now the chance for both teams to take lead. The next match will be played at Lord’s Stadium London at 3:30 PM IST.
IND vs ENG Test Series 2021 Scoreboard Brief:
England 1st Innings: 183-10 (65.4 overs)
Joe Root: 64 runs (108 balls)
Jasprit Bumrah: 4 wickets
In the recently played first test match, England won the toss and decided to bat first. On the very first day, it was reduced to just 183 runs in just 65.4 overs. Jasprit Bumrah took 4 wickets and Shami managed to take 3 wickets.
India 1st Innings: 278-10 (84.5 overs)
K. L. Rahul: 84 runs (214 balls)
Rory Byrne: 3 wickets
Coming to bat, the Indian team scored 278 runs, in which K. Ale. Rahul scored 84 and Ravindra Jadeja scored 56. Captain Kohli kept walking without opening the account. Vice-captain Rohit Sharma scored 36 runs.
England 2nd Innings: 303-10 (85.5 overs)
Joe Root: 109 runs (172 balls)
Jasprit Bumrah: 5 wickets
Captain Joe Root scored a brilliant century in the second innings. But no batsman could spend much time at the crease to support him. Indian bowler Jasprit Bumrah took 5 wickets.
India 2nd Innings: 52-1 (14 overs)
K. L. Rahul: 26 runs (38 balls)
Stuart Broad: 1 wicket
On the last day, the Indian team came out to bat. KL Rahul (26) lost his wicket at the score of 57. The Indian team remained 157 runs away from victory.
IND vs ENG Test Series 2021 Man of the Series: Top-5
Top 3 bowler
#1. Jasprit Bumrah:
Wickets: 9 (12.22 average)
4 wickets: 1
5 wickets: 1
Indian fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah took 9 wickets while bowling brilliantly at an average of 12.12. Jasprit Bumrah took 4 wickets in the first innings and 5 wickets in the second innings.
#2. Ollie Robinson:
Wickets: 5 (21.20 average)
4 wickets: 0
5 wickets: 1
On the other hand, England bowler Robinson is second among bowlers with 5 wickets. He bowled at an average of 21.20 and also managed to take 5 wickets once.
#3. James Anderson:
Wickets: 4 (!6.50 average)
4 wickets: 1
5 wickets: 0
The third bowler in this list who is a strong contender for Man of the Series is James Anderson. He took 4 wickets in the first match and taking 4 wickets in an innings is his best performance in this series.
Top 2 Batsmen:
#4. Joe Root:
Runs: 173 (86.50 average)
England captain Joe Root troubled the Indian bowlers in both consecutive innings and was successful in saving his team’s defeat. Root scored 173 runs with 1 fifty and 1 century.
#5. Lokesh Rahul:
Runs: 110 (55.00 average)
Indian opener Lokesh Rahul was dismissed for 26 in the second innings after playing brilliant innings of 87 runs in the first innings. He is the second-highest run-scorer after Root and also comes in the top-5 list in terms of a man of the series.
Who is the main contender for Man IND vs ENG Test Series 2021 of the Series:
The race has started among the players for the Test Series Man of the Series. In this race, Indian bowler Jasprit Bumrah and England captain Joe Root are leading the way. Bumrah Jahan has taken 9 wickets. At the same time, Root has also scored 173 runs with the help of 1 century and 1 fifty.
Currently, Jasprit Bumrah is marginally ahead of Root and he seems to be a strong contender for the Man of the Series award for this series. Jasprit Bumrah took 4 wickets in the first innings and 5 wickets in the second innings.