"When The Trolls Get Trolled": Ajinkya Rahane Hits Aback At Critics Afterwards 61-Run Beating At Lord's
England vs India: Afterwards India's achievement in the Lord's Test, Ajinkya Rahane - who hit a acute half-century -- had a bulletin for his trolls.
ENG vs IND, 2nd Test: Ajinkya Rahane hits a attempt during Day 4.
Ajinkya Rahane hit aback at his critics on Instagram
Rahane denticulate a acute beating in the additional Test match
Following India's affecting defeat in the World Test Championship (WTC) final in England in June at the easily of New Zealand, there has been a abrupt change in the attitude and behaviour of the Indian cricketers. Be it Jasprit Bumrah's accidental bound with England's Jos Buttler or Mohammed Siraj's acute boring to the batsmen afterwards absolution them, it seems as if Indian skipper Virat Kohli's advancing mantra is abrading off on alike the calmer associates of the team. And, now India's Test vice-captain
, who is accepted for his air-conditioned and calm demeanour, has abutting the bandwagon.
On Tuesday, afterwards India's assault 151-run win over England in the additional Test bout of the five-match alternation at the Lord's Candid Ground, Rahane hit aback at the trolls via his Instagram page.
Sharing a breeze of himself in a beautiful jacket, Rahane on Instagram wrote, "My acknowledgment back the trolls get trolled."
While the Delhi Capitals (DC) cricketer looked as adventurous as anytime in the photograph, it was his explanation that created a fizz amid the candid enthusiasts.
Responding to the post, a fan aloof wrote, "Caption", and added a blaze emoji.
"Perfect acknowledgment to those who accept questioned your account afterwards a few bad knocks... acceptable luck jinx... accompany the bays home," apprehend addition animadversion on the post.
"My Inspiration One and Only Jinx Sir," said addition user.
A cricketer enthusiast alike went on to alarm him the "future captain".
Rahane has not been in his best anatomy afresh and some admirers and experts accept additionally questioned his position in the Indian ancillary afterward his abortion to account runs. Alike in the aboriginal innings of the match, Rahane looked out of sorts as he was removed by England seamer James Anderson afterwards scoring aloof one run.
However, Rahane shut his critics bottomward in appearance by scoring a abrasive 50 in the additional innings of the match. Rahane, forth with Cheteshwar Pujara, additionally steadied Indian innings afterwards their top three - Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul and Virat Kohli - were absolved with aloof 55 runs on the board.
Pujara and Rahane added 100 runs for the fourth wicket. While Pujara denticulate 45 runs off 204 balls, Rahane denticulate 61 runs off 146 assurance as India acquaint 298 runs for the accident of eight wickets afore declaring their innings.
Chasing 272 runs to win, England were arranged out for aloof 120 runs.
The third Test bout amid India and England will be played in Leeds from August 25.
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