England skipper Ben Stokes claimed the know-how was “improper” after Zak Crawley’s essential dismissal in the team’s 106-run loss to India in the second Test.
The vacationers had been bowled out for 292 chasing a report 399 on day 4 in Visakhapatnam as India bounced again from a gap loss to degree the five-match sequence at 1-1.
Opener Crawley stood out along with his 73 as England got here out attacking of their mountainous chase regardless of dropping Ben Duckett on day three.
Crawley’s lbw earlier than lunch was a topic of rivalry.
The on-field umpire denied India’s attraction off Kuldeep Yadav, however the hosts efficiently reviewed the decision.
The tracker confirmed the ball would have hit a big a part of the leg stump, however Stokes stated know-how acquired it improper.
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“Know-how within the recreation is clearly there. Everybody has an understanding of the explanations it could actually by no means be one hundred pc which is why we’ve got the umpire’s name,” stated Stokes.
“However in a recreation stuffed with ifs, buts and maybes, I’m not going to say that’s the rationale why we haven’t acquired the end result we wished. I’m simply saying my private opinion is that the know-how has gone improper on this event, and I feel that’s truthful to say.”
England misplaced Jonny Bairstow 4 deliveries later, however Ben Foakes and Tom Hartley then placed on a cussed stand of 55 to make the opposition earn their wickets.
Jasprit Bumrah lastly broke the partnership, sending again Foakes and later the left-handed Hartley to wrap up the match, however Stokes stated it was heartening to see his batters struggle all the way in which.
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“I believed Zak and Ben took the sport to India in a fairly tough state of affairs, because it at all times is once you’ve not acquired a very long time,” stated Stokes.
“Being 2-0 up would have been nice for us, however that’s the beauty of a five-match sequence, it’s the top of the sequence the place every thing counts.
“We’re a really level-headed crew and that enables us to place issues behind us, transfer on to the subsequent factor and focus there.” Stokes, whose crew handed India simply their fourth loss since 2013 within the opener, stated: “Final week we had been fairly degree although we’d achieved one thing fairly particular. We recognised that however we didn’t get too excessive.
“Similar this week, within the altering room we’re nonetheless very upbeat about a few of the nice stuff we’ve managed to do albeit not getting the end result we wished to.”
The third Take a look at begins February 15 in Rajkot and the groups will take a break beforehand, with England flying to the United Arab Emirates for the week.