Bumrah Breaks Brain Lara’s World Record; India leads by 356 Runs

Story Highlights
  • Stand in Skipper hammered 29 runs in an over.
  • Legendary Brian Lara’s world record beaten by 1 run
  • Brian Lara held the Test Record for the past 18 years.

England bowler Stuart Broad was bludgeoned by first-time Indian test skipper Jasprit Bumrah on Day 3 of the final test here on Saturday. The Indian captain was unbeatable on 31 off 16 deliveries with 4 boundaries and 2 sixes in his bag. India is currently leading by 356 runs in the test match.

It all started with a mistimed intentional hook from Bumrah that went for a boundary. The bowler retaliated in frustration that went for five wides and the next few balls completed the story. The next three balls were hit for boundaries in different directions of the stadium. Jasprit Bumrah was in full attacking mode thereon and to add to his injuries he hit the final ball for a big six over deep mid-wicket.

India was bowled out for 416 on Day 3 of the test match and the England team reportedly lost 3 wickets at the score of 60 runs. India is in a powerful position and an excellent bowling performance can fetch the Indian team a much-awaited win against England. Meanwhile, Jasprit Bumrah was declared as Indian skipper for the final test in the absence of Rohit Sharma and the bowler expressed a thankful gesture to the team coach and head officials

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