India starts the World Test Championship with a mind-blowing win against the Windies in Antigua. Ajinkya Rahane and Hanuma Vihari performed really well in terms of batting. In terms of Bowling, Jaspreet Bumrah blew the competition completely out of water.
In the beginning, the game was in control of the windies as Roston Chase dismissed Virat Kohli at a very early stage of the innings. But little did the windies knew, that Ajinkya Rahane was ready for a fabulous performance with his bat. He justified his place in the team with a fabulous knock. Hanuma Vihari also played an impressive inning. Ajinkya Rahane played calmly whereas Hanuma Vihari played an aggressive inning and thrashed the Carribean bowlers. Ajinkya Rahane and Hanuma Vihari scored a massive 135 run partnership. Ajinkya Rahane scored a brilliant century, but he got out soon after his century at 102.
Even after the dismissal of Ajinkya Rahane , Hanuma Vihari kept on thrashing the windies bowler. but he fell short of only 7 runs from completing a well deserved century. After his dismissal, India declared their innings at 343/7 in 112.3 overs.
Jaspreet Bumrah is India’s Trump card. He never fails to deliver in terms of bowling. He has become India’s lead in the bowling attack.
West Indies had already lost the game as they had a mammoth of a target in front of them. Jaspreet Bumrah made sure that they came nowhere close to the target.
Both Ishant Sharma and Jaspreet Bumrah kept the pressure on the Windies batsmen, In front of their pressure whole team crumbled at 37 for 7. Kemar fought very hard & tried to push the team score past the 100 digit mark, but he didn’t last long and the whole team got washed out for only 100 runs.
Jaspreet Bumrah completed a 5 wicket haul. West Indies scored their the lowest test total against India.