India and England’s heated 5th T20I further spiced up when Virat Kohli got in argument with England’s Jos Buttler. The incident happened in 13th over when after Jos Buttler got dismissed by Bhuvneshwar Kumar. It was Hardik Pandya whose safe hands caught Buttler and broke England’s partnership. Following the wicket, Indian skipper celebrated with excitement, and that did not sit well with Buttler. So, while walking back to pavilion, English wicketkeeper-batsman exchanged words with Virat Kohli. The argument further heated up the must-win game for both sides.
However, Umpire was quick to intervene and avoided the escalation. The Indian skipper was also advised to hold back and continue the game, but Kohli was insisting the officials to check upon Buttler’s reaction too.
Here is a clip from the on-field incident:
— theshivamkapoor (@sherlony3000) March 21, 2021
Fair enough to say, must-win game has seen teams sh0w desire not only with willow, but words as well.