Kevin Pietersen tried to troll India by lauding them for beating England’s ‘B’ workforce, however former India batsman Wasim Jaffer had the final snigger with a hilarious tweet.
Pietersen’s sarcastic tweet ‘congratulating’ India on their 317-run win within the second Check in Chennai:
Badhai ho india ,England B Ko harane ke liye
— Kevin Pietersen (@KP24) February 16, 2021
Jaffer, who has been on a meme making spree off late, responded saying England can by no means be full energy with out gamers from South Africa. Pietersen himself hails from South Africa however performed for England the place he grew to become a star batsman.
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) February 16, 2021
The previous English nice had congratulated Staff India for pulling off a report run-chase within the fourth and remaining Check match of the high-profile Border-Gavaskar Trophy collection win. Nevertheless, in the identical tweet he reminded them that they nonetheless should face England at dwelling.
Earlier this month, Pietersen as soon as once more posted a tongue-in-cheek tweet, rubbing salt into host India’s wounds after they misplaced the primary Check by 227-runs on the identical venue. In his sarcastic tweet, Pietersen as soon as once more tweeted in Hindi and talked about, ‘maine phele hello chetawani di thi’ (he had earlier warned) India to not rejoice a lot once they defeated Australia in their very own yard.
Axar Patel’s five-wicket haul within the second innings, coupled with Ravichandran Ashwin’s all-round efficiency, helped India rating an authoritative 317-run win – their biggest-ever by runs in opposition to England — within the second Check right here on Tuesday. The win levelled the four-match collection 1-1.
India’s earlier greatest win margin by run was by 279 in 1986, when Kapil Dev’s workforce defeated England at Headingly, Leeds.
The win takes India to the second spot on the World Check Championship factors desk. India want another win on this collection to seal a spot within the remaining that shall be performed in June at Lord’s, London, in England. New Zealand have already certified for the ultimate.
This defeat halted England’s win steak abroad. They’d gained six consecutive Exams, together with two in Sri Lanka, from the place they got here to India straightaway, and gained the primary Check on the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium.