ENG vs IND: A hilarious incident took place in the first innings of the match when a gigantic six from Indian batter Deepak Hooda almost hit the commentators. Watch Deepak Hooda’s Gigantic Six against ENG Almost Strikes Former India Coach Ravi Shastri.
India and England met in the first T20I of their three-match series at The Ageas Bowl Stadium in Southampton on Thursday. India won the game courtesy of an impressive all-around performance from Hardik Pandya. The Gujarat-born cricketer smashed a fifty with the bat and also picked four wickets while bowling in the second innings. Thanks to his impressive show, Pandya was named Man of the Match.
Meanwhile, a hilarious incident took place in the early innings of the match when Deepak Hooda’s giant six nearly hit the commentators sitting near the dividing line. The incident took place in the fifth when Moeen Ali was bowling Hooda. The Indian batsman hit a massive six into the long box that landed near the commentators booth, where former India manager Ravi Shastri and former England cricketer Michael Atherton were sitting. It was a narrow escape for Shastri.