Despite getting off to a good start, Rohit Sharma disappointed fans after being dismissed. The Indian opener, who scored 25 and 28 in the first two ODIs against England, was dismissed for a run-of-ball 37 in the third and a one-day decision at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune. This was really annoying for the fans as the hitmen looked fantastic while staying at the crease. While the 33-year-old batted brilliantly and rotated the strike well, he sent the loose ball over the ropes. Knowing Rohit’s tendency to score Daddy’s century, many netizens expected Rohit to post a huge score, and Ravichandran Ashwin also belonged to the same category. India vs England score 3 ODI 2021 update.
Seeing Sharma’s brilliant debut in the decisive clash, the veteran Indian off-spinner stepped out on Twitter and made a massive prediction. “400 was chased only once in one day cricket and Rohit Sharma has only done 3 ODI double ton #INDvsENG #just,” he tweeted. It was clear that Ashwin expected a huge total from Hitman to Cruise India. However, Rohit was out soon after the spinner’s applauded tweet.
Even Shikhar Dhawan and captain Virat Kohli were out for a quick run, catching the spectators. As Ashwin’s prediction proved incorrect for Rohit, the former was forced to delete the tweet. In another post, Ashwin mentioned the deletion of his old tweet saying that he made a brilliant debut. “I deleted the last tweet! He tweeted. Rishabh Pant scored his third ODI half-century during the IND vs ENG 3rd ODI match.
R Ashwin reacted after deleting the tweet for Rohit Sharma !!
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Meanwhile, Rishabh Pant and Hardik Pandya brought the Indian innings back on track after coming back in the top order on the hunt. Both dashers were aggressive in their approach and brought quick-fire half-centuries. Southeastern was dismissed after Allegiance 78, and Hardik was joined by his elder brother Krunal. The pair now have Ones to guide them extensively in blue for men.
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