New Delhi. The second and final Test match of the series between India and New Zealand is being played at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Mumbai Test started late due to rain. In this match, captain Virat Kohli won the toss and decided to bat first. Opener Mayank Agarwal and Shubman Gill gave the team a good start and started the innings of Sambhal, but by the end of the first session, New Zealand’s team got the upper hand. When spinner Ajaz Patel took three wickets one after the other before the tea break, Shubman Gill was dismissed for 44 runs in 71 balls. After sometime Cheteshwar Pujara also returned to the pavilion without opening the account. After this, the wicket of Virat Kohli, who came on the field, remained in controversy.
Actually, India vs New Zealand in the Mumbai Test Captain Virat Kohli He tried to play a defensive stroke by going ahead on the delivery of Ejaz Patel and umpire Anil Chaudhary gave him out. The Indian captain immediately decided to take a review. It was not clear in the replays whether the ball hit the bat first or the pad. And according to the rules, TV umpire Virender Sharma had to accept the decision of the field partner, due to which Kohli looked very angry. He also spoke to umpire Nitin Menon on this and his disappointment was clearly visible. In the TV camera, he was seen standing in the balcony of the dressing room, in which he looked very disappointed with the decision.
Commentators also expressed disappointment on this wicket of Virat Kohli. This wicket was also heavily criticized on social media. The fans appeared very angry with the umpire and also expressed their displeasure on social media. Bollywood actor Paresh Rawal made a tweet after the dismissal of Virat Kohli and asked- Third umpire or third class umpiring? This tweet of Paresh Rawal is becoming fiercely viral on social media.
Let us inform that India scored 221 runs for four wickets at stumps on the opening day of the second cricket Test against New Zealand due to opener Mayank Agarwal’s unbeaten century. India had lost their three wickets for 80 runs, but Mayank’s century took the team to this score. He is playing after scoring 120 runs. Wriddhiman Saha is standing with him at the other end after scoring 25 runs. Born in Mumbai for New Zealand, Ajaz Patel took all four wickets of the day.