The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly congratulated the Indian team for coming out victorious from the England series. In a tweet, Ganguly hailed the main figures of the Indian team and gave special attention to two of the best Indian players from the tour – Rishabh Pant and Hardik Pandya.
The India tour of England which originally began in the summer of 2021 dragged on till over a year due to scheduling and Covid-19 complications.
In the four Test matches that was played in England in 2021, India were on top 2-1 while leaving the country, after playing four Test matches. Despite starting with a defeat in the rearranged fifth Test match, India stormed back to their usual ways, putting up dominant performances against Jos Buttler’s white-ball team.
All-rounder Hardik Pandya and Rishabh Pant were the stars in the show, while Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah and Suryakumar Yadav played important parts throughout the series.