England tour of India: A fan breached the safety and made it into the bottom, ran towards the pitch towards Virat Kohli on day one of the third Test match in Ahmedabad.
Indian captain Virat Kohli. (BCCI Image)
- A fan ran down the bottom towards the pitch when Kohli was batting on day one
- Kohli noticed a person approaching him from a distance and gestured him to go away
- The Indian captain was dismissed for 27 as India remained 99/3 at stumps
A spectator at Motera was ready to breach the safety on the venue of the third Test match between India and England. During the ultimate session of the day, a fan ran down the bottom towards the pitch when Virat Kohli was batting so as to meet the Indian captain.
Virat Kohli, who was batting at the moment, noticed a person approaching towards him from a distance and instantly gestured the fan to transfer away as he himself took just a few steps again in that very second. As Kohli as his fan to go away, the person in query obliged and traced again to the stands.
At that very second, the gang at Motera began cheering as a smiling Kohli had reminded his fan of the bio-bubble restrictions.
Watch the video right here:
Fan Breached The Security To Meet Virat Kohli,@imVkohli Sent Him Back By Reminding Him About The Bio Bubble Restrictions With A Smile! #INDvsENG #NarendraModiStadium #ViratGang pic.twitter.com/NQ2tWeNLgR
— ViratGang (@ViratGang) February 24, 2021
The Indian captain (27) was later dismissed by Jack Leach within the last over of day one’s play as India stayed at 99/3 at stumps with Rohit Sharma (57*) and Ajinkya Rahane (1*) unbeaten.