first_imgHarbhajan Singh lauded Virat Kohli and Team India after the visitors outplayed England in the third Test at Trent Bridge on Wednesday.India wrapped up victory in the third Test against England to secure a 203-run victory. The victory narrows England’s lead in the five-Test series to 2-1.India needed just 17 balls and 10 minutes to get the final wicket with off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin removing James Anderson who gloved a catch to Ajinkya Rahane.England ended their second innings 317 all out after Jos Buttler’s maiden Test century on Tuesday provided some cheer in what was a poor batting display against fine Indian seam bowling.READ – Cheteshwar Pujara elated after Trent Bridge Test win: Onto the next oneIt was an excellent all-round performance from India as they bounced back in some style from defeats in the opening two Tests at Edgbaston and Lord’s.Player of the Match goes to #TeamIndia Skipper @imVkohli.#ENGvIND (@BCCI) August 22, 2018″India have done really well to win this game and kept themselves alive in the series. India outplayed England in the third Test at Trent Bridge. It was a complete effort by Team India, they batted well, bowled well and more importantly, they took the catches. Everyone is so excited and India are finally at their best. From here onwards, it will be an exciting series,” Harbhajan told India Today.READ – India complete historic Test triumph in England: Recapping all seven victoriesSkipper Kohli was named man of the match after knocks of 97 and 103 for the tourists. Kohli had managed to score on 134 in 10 innings the last time India toured England in 2014.advertisementWATCH – Kohli is doing wonders in England: HarbhajanKohli worked hard on his batting and has scored two centuries and as many fifties in six innings so far in the ongoing series. He now aggregates 440 runs from three Tests in the series.READ – Virat Kohli breaks Sourav Ganguly’s record as Test captain”Virat Kohli has done wonders in England in this series. The way he has batted seems like he’s batting on a different pitch. Hats off to him. He worked really hard and to come to England and score runs is something really special. It means a lot to him as the last time he struggled in England. This was one country where he wanted to score runs and his hard work has really paid off. Well done to Virat Kohli for showing will power can change everything,” Harbhajan said.READ – Virat Kohli dedicates historic Test triumph to Kerala flood victimsThe result has helped India register their seventh Test victory in England. But that would not have been possible had other batsmen not come to the party. Both Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane overcame woeful form and scored half-centuries.READ – Anushka Sharma keeps me motivated, I dedicate my innings to her: Virat Kohli”It’s nice to see other batsmen also scoring runs. Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara batted really well. You can’t just depend on Virat Kohli. Yes, he’s your No.1 batsman but he can’t be scoring runs all the time. It’s a great sign that Team India batsmen are coming back in form. We can expect a similar result in the fourth Test as we have the bowlers who can take 20 wickets in the match,” he said.England and India play the fourth match of the series at Southampton from August 30.last_img

Virat Kohli looks like he is batting on a different pitch: Harbhajan Singh

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