Jasprit Bumrah has been the best thing happened to Indian Cricket since he made his debut. The Gujarat Born fast bowler has been phenomenal with the ball for the Indian Cricket Team in all 3 formats.
After India got all-out in first day of the deciding test at the Capetown at just 223. Once again it’s the Indian bowler who bowled their heart out to restrict the South African at 210 and take the lead by 13 runs.
When things were going really well for the Proteas at 159/4 , Mohammed Shami suddenly came into the action by picking the wicket of Temba Bavuma who has been the backbone of the Proteas middle order in this series, Shami dismissed Kyle Verreynne in the same over. Then it’s all about Jasprit Bumrah, who earlier dismissed Dean Elgar and Markram in the day one.
Keegan Petersen, Marco Jansen and Lungi Ngidi joined the list as Bumrah picked 5 wickets for just 42 runs. Jasprit Bumrah has some special connection with Capetown as he made his debut here way back in 2018.
Jasprit Bumrah in a press interview:
“There will be doubters and there will be people praising you and that is something that an individual has to decide. I don’t really pay attention to outside noise as it doesn’t really help”.– Jasprit Bumrah
Umesh, Shami picked 2 wickets each and a wicket for Shardul Thakur. A collective effort by the Indian fast-bowling unit. Keegan Petersen was the highest scorer for South Africa with 71 runs.
At the end of the day two India leading by 70 runs, captain Virat Kohli and C Pujara playing on 14* and 9 respectively . India have to score around 250 as already 3 days remaining.