A fan breached the security and tried to meet Virat Kohli in the third test between India and England at the Motera while he was batting. The Day 1 of Pink ball test match saw many interesting moments including team India picking up all the 10 wickets of team England who won the toss. The match is being played with the presence of 55,000 fans which is the 50% of the world’s largest cricket stadium. During India’s batting, a fan breached the security to meet Kohli and the video of the cricketer’s reaction is going viral in social media platforms.
In historic day night pink ball test match which also marked the 100th test match of Indian pacer Ishant Sharma, a fan of Virat Kohli grabbed the attention of the crowd. He breached security at Motera and entered the field-of-play to get a close glimpse of Kohli and to wish him. That did not happen as he was escorted out of the field by the securities after he made the game come to a halt for a minute.
That's Stumps on Day 1 of the third @Paytm #INDvENG #PinkBallTest! @ImRo45 5⃣7⃣*@imVkohli 2⃣7⃣@ajinkyarahane88 1⃣*#TeamIndia 99/3 & trail England by 13 runs.— BCCI (@BCCI) February 24, 2021
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Video of the cricketer’s reaction after seeing the fan inside the ground is doing rounds in social media platforms. The cricketer who gets shocked, steps back in a hurry and suggests the fan to stay away before laughing while looking at the big screen.
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Check out some of the reactions below :
Fan breaches security to meet Virat Kohli 😍😍🤙🤙— S P Y (@Kohli_Spy) February 24, 2021
India won majority sessions and stayed on top on Day 1 of the third Test against the visitors. Local boy Axar Patel bagged six wickets to restrict the Root-led team to 112 runs. England Opener Zak Crawley scored the most runs for him team (53 runs). Ravichandran Ashwin picked three wickets whereas Ishant picked an early wicket for team India.
Day one ended with India scoring 99 runs with the loss of three wickets. Minutes before the stumps, Kohli got out off Leach after looking to cut the ball which pitched near to the stumps. The skipper scored 27 runs and Rohit Sharma scored an half century. He is looking solid and is expected to continue the form he displayed in the second test.