New Delhi. The rain spoiled the last day of the two-match Test series being played between India and West Indies. On the 5th day of the match, India needed 8 wickets to win while West Indies had to score 289 runs. Not a single ball could be bowled on the last day of the match and it was declared a draw after the second session. During this match, such a thing came to the fore which surprised everyone.
The Indian team was forced to draw the Port of Spain Test match against the West Indies. On the fourth day, India declared the innings by scoring 181 runs for 2 wickets in the second innings. West Indies had a target of 365 runs, chasing which the Windies team had scored 76 runs for 2 wickets till the end of the day’s play. Due to rain on the last day not a single ball could be bowled and the match ended in a draw.
Amazing thing happened during the match
During this match, former Indian fast bowlers Zaheer Khan and Ishant Sharma were doing commentary. In the meantime, when the test figures of both the veterans were displayed on the screen, whoever saw it was surprised. The Test career of Zaheer and Ishant was looking good.
The similarity in the Test career of Ishant Sharma and Zaheer Khan. pic.twitter.com/CCBfrC5qU2
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) July 24, 2023
Both the bowlers took 311 wickets in the Test. Took 5 wickets in an innings 11 times while took 10 wickets in a match 1 time. While playing in India, both had 104 Test wickets and 207 outside. All these figures were exactly the same. While commenting on both of them on social media, the picture with the figures is becoming fiercely viral.
Tags: india vs west indies, Ishant Sharma, Zaheer Khan
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 25, 2023, 05:45 IST