Day 5 of the Pink Test at Sydney noticed Indian batsman Hanuma Vihari together with Ravichandran Ashwin face the fierce bowling assault of Australia and draw the match.
When many praised the 2 cricketers for holding on until the top regardless of his hamstring harm, there have been a number of who criticised Vihari for his sluggish innings, amongst them being Babul Supriyo.
The politician took to Twitter and wrote, “Playing 109 balls to score 7 !That is atrocious to say the least•Hanuma Bihari has not only killed any Chance for India to achieve a historic win but has also murdered Cricket.. not keeping win an option, even if remotely, is criminal. PS: I know that I know nothing abt cricket”.
Playing 109 balls to attain 7 !That is atrocious to say the least•Hanuma Bihari has not solely killed any Chance for India to attain a historic win however has additionally murdered Cricket.. not holding win an possibility, even when remotely, is felony. PS: I do know that I do know nothing abt cricket
— Babul Supriyo (@SuPriyoBabul) January 11, 2021
The 27-year-old, who batted for over 40 overs on the final day of the third Test, gave a befitting reply to his tweet. Vihari replied with the right spelling of his identify whereas fully ignoring the remainder of Supriyo’s tweet.
— Hanuma vihari (@Hanumavihari) January 13, 2021
Soon as Vihari replied to the tweet, followers lauded him for his response and tore aside Supriyo for his remark.
— Rishit_Sachinist •EF• (@RishitShukla) January 13, 2021
Tweet of 2021.
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) January 13, 2021
— Navaldeep Singh (@NavalGeekSingh) January 13, 2021
— Rahul Chandra (@caprahulchandra) January 13, 2021
— Sarang Bhalerao (@bhaleraosarang) January 13, 2021
King Hanuma pic.twitter.com/K6u0o7D6Hu
— Circuit Expert (@Being_circuit) January 13, 2021
The third Test noticed Cheteshwar Pujara and Rishabh Pant placed on a 148-run stand giving guests an opportunity of pulling off an inconceivable chase. However, after the wicket of the set batsmen in fast succession, Australia made certain to up their assault. But Vihari and Ashwin selected to play correctly to stop the hosts from making any additional errors.
With Ravindra Jadeja injured and him in the batting line-up subsequent, Vihari, continued to play regardless of pulling a hamstring. The batsman dug deep and annoyed the Australian bowlers together with an stubborn Ashwin at the opposite finish.