India A team is currently on tour of South Africa. India A team captained by Priyank Panchal is playing a 4-day unofficial Test match against South Africa A (IND A vs SA A). South Africa A declared their first innings on (509/7) runs.
Spinner Rahul Chahar was the most expensive bowler from India. Chahar took one wicket for 125 runs in the bowling of 28.3 overs. There was a time in the match when Chahar was seen losing his cool.
Chahar’s appeal for LBW was rejected by the umpire, after which the Indian spinner got into an argument with the umpire. Chahar was unhappy with the umpire’s decision and threw his glasses down in anger.
This video of Chahar is becoming very viral on social media. This incident happened in the last ball of the 128th over of the South Africa A innings. On the second day of the game, wicket-keeper batsman Synthemba Queshile was on strike. In the video footage that is going viral on social media, the ball is going over the stumps. While the bowler felt that he had got the wicket. After that last ball, the umpire was seen chatting with Chahar.
Talking about the match, pacers Navdeep Saini and Arjan Nagaswala took two wickets in the first innings for India, while India’s new pace sensation Umran Malik took one wicket.
At the end of the third day’s play, the Indian team made 308 runs for 4 wickets. Prithvi Shaw scored 48 runs off 45 balls while Panchal contributed 96 runs. Abhimanyu Easwaran scored 103 runs. The India A team is still 201 runs behind the total runs scored in the first innings of the South African A team.