After struggling and bashed by fans and critics, team India was able to overcome all odds and get the victory they deserve. Team India didn’t just make a comeback; they made a huge comeback by winning the 3rd Test match with 203 runs.
On the final morning of the 3rd match, team England lasted for just a little over two overs. 17 balls later and India won by getting the last wicket of James Anderson. This victory was India’s seventh victory in England. It also happened to be India’s third highest margin in terms of runs against their hosts.
The victory of the match was dedicated to the people of Kerala. The people have been suffering due to floods in their state. Captain Virat was named the man of the match with 97 and 103 runs. In many interviews he credited his wife; Anushka Sharma was the biggest motivation and kept him positive even after the two losses. Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah was the one who was able to weck the English team’s line up with a whopping five-wickets.
Post-match, during the celebrations the boys posted many pics on social media:
Team work makes the dream work. 🇮🇳🏏💥
Brilliant team effort to clinch the win and a fifer to cherish forever. 🦁🔥 pic.twitter.com/6TwexE12iH
— Jasprit bumrah (@Jaspritbumrah93) August 22, 2018
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) August 22, 2018
Here are some pics posted by the boys who are on a four-day holiday: