Ben Stokes performed a vital innings, scoring 108 runs off 84 balls, setting the tone for the sport and serving to England safe their second victory within the match after placing up 339 runs on the board.Hafeez recommended Stokes for his distinctive efficiency underneath stress but in addition took an dig at Kohli, not directly referring to the latter’s century in opposition to South Africa in Kolkata as a “egocentric method.”Hafeez posted on ‘X’ (previously Twitter), “Saviour of the ship @benstokes38 Good 100 underneath stress anchoring the innings the place required with aggressive intent to get Most runs for the crew to win on the finish. Sheer instance to distinguish Egocentric vs Selfless method.”
In response to Hafeez’s remarks, Vaughan said that the previous Pakistan batter’s repeated jibes at Kohli stem from the truth that Kohli dismissed him throughout a match between India and Pakistan in 2012.
“Appears to me @MHafeez22 you had been bowled by @imVkohli!!! Is that this the explanation you continually have a pop at him,” Vaughan wrote on X.
Vaughan later posted once more on ‘X’ with the video of the supply with which Kohli cleaned up Hafeez.
“Morning @MHafeez22.. Have a terrific day,” he wrote.
On his thirty fifth birthday, Virat delivered a exceptional efficiency in opposition to South Africa, making historical past by scoring his forty ninth ODI century. This achievement equals Sachin Tendulkar’s document for probably the most ODI centuries.
Moreover, Ravindra Jadeja’s five-wicket haul contributed to India’s dominant victory on the Eden Gardens, the place they defeated South Africa by a staggering 243 runs.
The victory prolonged India’s unbeaten streak within the match, marking their eighth consecutive victory. The ‘Males in Blue’ will face the Netherlands of their remaining group-stage sport on Sunday.