After the Indian bowlers wrapped England up, Parthiv Patel led the chase with an unbeaten 67 & helped the hosts beat England by 8 wickets and take an unassailable lead of 2-0 in the series. What created a buzz on Twitter though was Shami's bouncers & Parthiv's quick-fire innings.
Brief Scores: India 417 and 104/2 (Parthiv Patel 67*; Woakes 1/16) won against England 283 and 235 all out (Joe Root 78, Haseeb Hameed 59*; Ashwin 81/3) by 8 wickets.
After ending the day 3 in a commanding position with the visitors at 78/4, the Indian spinners did not waste much time with Jadeja removing nightwatchman Gareth Batty in the second over of the day for a duck.
Although Joe Root and Haseeb Hameed delayed the inevitable with patient half-centuries, India managed to wrap up the English resistance and ensured that they had to chase only just over a hundred runs. A half-century from Parthiv Patel helped India attain the target of 103 quickly and strengthen their grip on the series.
That one 'rare' over!
Shami this over— Broken Cricket (@BrokenCricket) November 29, 2016
Bouncer hit on the helmet
Still better than Saha!
Parthiv Patel and Kamran Akmal can compete with each other in dropping catches. They are also in same height category.— Silly Point (@FarziCricketer) November 29, 2016
Must feel sad for him, stayed just a two overs!
Batty should play online Day-Night test match. #IndvEng— Silly Point (@FarziCricketer) November 29, 2016
Honest letter from an Indian fan!
Dear Mohammed Shami, don't use so much of bouncers, Parthiv Patel is the wicket-keeper.#IndvsEng— Sunil- The Cricketer (@1sInto2s) November 29, 2016
Any Indian fan!
90s kid might be getting multiple orgasms after seeing an Indian pacer bouncing out batsmen in this fashion #INDvENG— Cricket Bakchod (@AllTimeBakchod) November 29, 2016
How good is this kid— Gaurav Sethi (@BoredCricket) November 29, 2016
Be like Batty!
Unselfish Batty. Didn't bat, didn't bowl, didn't take review.— if Shrikant,who can? (@HomerOpines) November 29, 2016
Typical Umesh Yadav to spoil the over.— Nikhil 🏏 (@CricCrazyNIKS) November 29, 2016
Hameed delaying India's victory!
Praise for Hameed in Mohali >> Praise for Hameed in Vizag >> Praise for Hameed in Rajkot.— Chetan Narula (@chetannarula) November 29, 2016
This kid is the real deal. #IndvEng
Last 10 yrs we haven't spoke about keeper dropping catches. Now we saw Saha & Parthiv dropping regularly. #INDvENG— Annish (@ItsAnnish) November 29, 2016
Fans in Mohali sleeping?
the hameed family is making up half the crowd at mohali this morning #INDvENG— Gaurav Kalra (@gauravkalra75) November 29, 2016
mo-khali #INDvENG— Gaurav Kalra (@gauravkalra75) November 29, 2016
Jimmy - Not this time?
Jimmy Anderson doesn't paid tribute to Aryabhatta this time #IndvsEng— RANVEER (@ranveerpol6161) November 29, 2016
A little too soon?!
Glad Cook won the toss in this game. That's the only ocassion he may get to see "won" writter against his name on this tour. #IndvEng— cricBC (@cricBC) November 29, 2016
Parthiv looks the same though!
Otherwise his Mom will scold him!
Parthiv in a hurry to finish this and go home. He doesn't want to get grounded on reaching home after 6 PM again. #IndvEng— cricBC (@cricBC) November 29, 2016
What is he not capable of?
Next Test Parthiv Patel could play as wicketkeeper, opener, third seamer. #INDvENG— Gaurav Sethi (@BoredCricket) November 29, 2016
Finally he got the guts and the strength!
Parthiv patel hits his first six in test cricket since his debut in 2002— Mohanavelavan (@velavanmett) November 29, 2016
The zipped version!