Babul Supriyo, the politician who had alleged that Hanuma Vihari had “murdered Cricket” when he had been saving the 3rd Test for India with a torn hamstring, got a tiny correction made by the man himself on Wednesday.
— Hanuma vihari (@Hanumavihari) January 13, 2021
“Playing 109 balls to score 7 !That is atrocious to say the least•Hanuma Bihari has not only killed any Chance for India to achieve a historic win but has also murdered Cricket.. not keeping win an option, even if remotely, is criminal…PS: I know that I know nothing abt cricket,” the BJP politician had tweeted on Monday.
“*Hanuma Vihari,” was the minor correction pointed out in a tweet by Vihari on Wednesday.
The Andhra player scored 23 off 161 balls in an exhausting performance to save the match with Ravichandran Ashwin.
ROFLMAX!! 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/gIHpngYg3E
— Ashwin 🇮🇳 (@ashwinravi99) January 13, 2021
Apna Vihari , Sab par Bhaari ! pic.twitter.com/PoHqWHUIwV
It is learnt that both Vihari and Pant, who played a career-defining 97-run knock on Monday, were given multiple pain-killers so that they could carry on.
Vihari is one among several Indian players who are unavailable for the 4th Test in Brisbane, starting from Friday.