India didn’t seem favorite when they started their day against England on Day1 of the rescheduled 5th Test match. India was toiling for 98/5 before Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja partnered the inning to put India at the helm. The ‘Men in Blue’ who are fancying their chances to triumph in the series against England, since 2007, are emerging to be clear favorites against the home team. Rishabh Pant scored 146 runs while Ravindra Jadeja scored 104 runs. Under Jasprit Bumrah, the team has scored enough runs (416/10) to be ahead in this series.
What came as a surprise against the home team is Jasprit Bumrah’s record-breaking batting that stunned Stuart Broad. Jasprit Bumrah punished Stuart Broad for 34 runs in an over. Jasprit Bumrah helped the side cross 400 runs mark, too. Bumrah scored 31 runs off 16 balls.