The Indian and England cricket team were locking their horns at Edgbaston over the last few days. The Indian cricketers ended up loosing with 31 runs from England cricket team.

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The match became a one man show, as Virat Kohli went on to score 200 runs but even after scoring a whopping number, Virat Kohli couldn’t let his team cross the line and lead the game. The rest of the team scored 236 runs in total. The top batsmen of the team Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul and Ajinkya Rahane were the biggest let down from the Indian side.

Kaise na ho guzara… jab saath ho Kohli aur Pujara!

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Shikhar Dhawan, the Indian opener failed to leave a mark with his performance in both the innings. There were a lots of hopes of from him but he couldn’t score much. Shikhar Dhawan scored 26 and 13 in two innings respectively. He was being criticized for his performance on social media for his poor fielding as well. He dropped key catches in England’s second innings.

Ahead of the match, India played a three day practice match with Essex cricket. In the practice match also, Shikhar Dhawan failed to perform and got dismissed twice in four deliveries in the three-day warm-up.

Not just him but also the management of the team and Virat Kohli was criticized for picking Shikhar Dhawan instead of Pujara in the playing XI.

Meanwhile, Shikhar Dhawan took to twitter and wrote that he will come back stronger. Here, have a look at his tweet :

The tweet read:
Wish you all a very #HappyFriendshipDay.
I know you’re all very sad & disappointed with our narrow loss yesterday. I’ve looked into my own performance, the mistakes I made and I‘ll come back stronger and wiser in the next game. Thank u for all the love & support. ????????”

However, seems like his fans are not ready to watch him play in the next match as he was criticized and trolled for writing this tweet as well. Here, have a look at the reactions of the tweeps :

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