Ben Stokes Reaction: India defeated England in the second match of the five-match Test series. In the second match played in Visakhapatnam, India won by 106 runs. Team India had set a target of 399 runs for victory against England in the match, in response to which the English team was limited to 292 runs. But after suffering a crushing defeat in the match, England captain Ben Stokes has given a shocking statement.
Stokes told after the match that he was confident that he would chase the target. But this could not happen. Stocks said that he brings out the best in matches with scoreboard pressure. After the match, the English captain said, “Coming into this last innings, I was confident in myself that we would chase it down. In moments like this, in matches with scorecard pressure, this is where we get our best. “Beed a part of another great game. No tips on how to play.”
Stokes further said, “There are all quality players in the dressing room. They are good enough to go out there and assess the conditions and decide how to go about it. I really liked (being captain of the spinners). The performance he gave was incredible. He showed maturity beyond his years.” Regarding Anderson, Stokes said, “He is fantastic.” Apart from this, he said about Bumrah and Anderson, “Two people who are incredible bowlers.”
India leveled the series 1-1
The first match of the five-match Test series being played between India and England was played in Hyderabad. England won the first match and took a 1-0 lead in the series. But now, India has leveled the series 1-1 by defeating England in the second test played in Visakhapatnam.
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