This journey of Pandya from being out of the team for months to getting named the Player of the Series has sent the 28-year-old over the moon.
India won the series 2-1 as Rishabh Pant and Hardik Pandya led India to a five-wicket win in the 3rd ODI.
The Pant-Pandya duo stitched up a partnership of 133 runs and helped India win.
Ex-India captain Virat Kohli also offered champagne to Shastri.
With this wicket of Buttler, Pandya completed four wickets in the match.
While every Indian team player ran in jubilation toward the bowler, Siraj was seen pointing his fingers toward Virat Kohli.
With Bairstow gone, out came Root but to only be dismissed for a three-ball duck.
This marks the 77th consecutive innings where Kohli hasn’t scored a century.
Check out the stats & records achieved in ENG vs IND 2nd ODI.
The way India have played in the first match could be a clear indication of the template they will be adopting in this form of the game moving forward.
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