The 5th reschedule match between India and England at Edgbaston saw a heated argument between Virat Kohli and Jonny Bairstow. At the beginning of the third day, Kohli faced Bairstow. However, India had to bear the brunt of this. Bairstow, who was batting slow, suddenly took a fierce form after this altercation and thrashed the Indian bowlers fiercely. During this, Bairstow also scored the 11th Test century, although his innings ended with a brilliant catch by Virat Kohli. Virat Kohli’s reaction after catching Bairstow in the slips is becoming very viral on social media.
Bairstow, who brought the 54th over, wanted to play a shot in the off-side on the first ball of Shami, but taking the outer edge of his bat, the ball went into the hands of Virat Kohli stationed at first slip. Kohli took this catch with ease and ended Bairstow’s innings of 106 runs. Kohli gave a flying kiss after catching Bairstow.
Bairstow was batting slow before arguing with Kohli
In the 32nd over of England’s innings, there was a lot of heated argument between Virat Kohli and Jonny Bairstow. While Virat Kohli was indicating to Bairstow to keep quiet, Bairstow also did not remain silent and appeared to keep his point.
Seeing the atmosphere heating up between Kohli and Bairstow, umpire and England captain Ben Stokes came in the middle and asked both to remain calm. However, after a few overs, both the players were seen laughing. But in the midst of all this, Jonny Bairstow who was in excellent form in the recently concluded series against New Zealand. Once again against India too, he was seen gaining momentum. Actually he was struggling to score runs at the beginning of the innings against India. But after the argument with Kohli, he is playing aggressively.