Kohli reminds Elgar about the contentious LBW review from 2022

Kohli reminds Elgar about the contentious LBW review from 2022. In the second session of Day 1, Virat Kohli survive on an umpire’s call.

Team India leads South Africa on Day 1 of the second Test at Newlands in Cape Town. Having swept them out for 55 in the first session. Right-arm seamer Mohammed Siraj at his best, picking up career-best figures of 6/15 to help the Proteas record their lowest score since 1933.

In response, India overtook South Africa’s total with one wicket remaining. Thanks to captain Rohit Sharma’s important contribution of 39 (50). He was unable to prolong his innings, however, as he edged one to the slips against Nandre Burger. His departure brought Virat Kohli to the crease, and he looked in great form right away, hitting three boundaries in the first five balls.

In the 24th over of the Indian innings. The star batsman smacked on the pads by Marco Jansen and survived a close lbw call. South Africa captain Dean Elgar disputed the judgment after on-field umpire Ahsan Raza declare him not out, and ball-tracking indicate hitting on the umpire’s call as Kohli survived.

Elgar mocked Kohli after the over ended, stating that he had survived a close one. In response, the former India captain Kohli reminds Elgar its much higher than his contentious lbw judgment during the third Test between the two nations in 2022 at the same location. “This significantly higher than yours.” “Way higher than Ash did to you in 2022. ” Kohli heard on the stump mic saying.

Watch the incident here:

Dean Elgar lbw review left India shell-shocked in 2022

Notably, South Africa were cruising at 70/1 after 22 overs, needing 212 runs to win the series 2-1. The on-field umpire raised his finger after Ravichandran Ashwin. Who came on to deliver the 23rd over, trap Elgar in front of the stumps. However, the verdict was soon reversed, as the ball tracking revealed that the ball had passed over the stumps.

The entire Indian team was stunned after witnessing the replay. Ashwin vent his fury over the stump mic, saying. “Find better ways to win SuperSport. ” Even KL Rahul upset, accusing the entire country of being biased against the Indian squad. Meanwhile, skipper Virat Kohli chastised the announcer for constantly focusing on them while shining the ball.

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