IND v ENG 2021: Cricket fraternity reacts to Washington Sundar being left stranded on 96* as India make 365 in 1st innings

India took a big 160-run first-innings lead in the ongoing fourth Test against England.

Washington Sundar | GettyAfter impressing one and all with his batting abilities during the recently held Australia tour, India all-rounder Washington Sundar displayed his brilliance with the willow in the ongoing fourth Test against England at Ahmedabad.

Sundar came into bat when the hosts were struggling at 146/6 while replying to England’s first innings total of 205. However, the southpaw showed great composure under pressure and added 113 runs for the seventh wicket with Rishabh Pant, who smashed 101.

WATCH: Rohit Sharma calls Rishabh Pant, Washington Sundar important assets for Team India

Sundar, who was unbeaten on 60 at stumps on Day 2, continued his brilliance on the third day as well but he couldn’t notch up his maiden Test ton.

The 21-year-old shared a 106-run stand for the eighth wicket with Akshar Patel (43) but once the latter got run-out, India’s innings quickly folded for 365, leaving Sundar stranded on 96*.

Nonetheless, Washington Sundar’s unbeaten knock ensured that the hosts take a big 160-run first-innings lead.

For his stunning display with the bat, Sundar was hailed by the cricket fraternity on Twitter.

Check out the reactions:



By Salman Anjum - 06 Mar, 2021

    Share Via