ENG vs IND:  K L Rahul took 7 catches  creates a World Record
ENG vs IND: K L Rahul took 7 catches creates a World Record

Indian bowlers ran through England batting line-up on the fourth day of the third test at Trent Bridge. Interestingly seven of the total nine dismissals unfolded in the innings due to KL Rahul. An alert athlete and a tremendous fielder that he is, Rahul set a unique Test record with his impressive fielding in the Test match. He took four catches on the fourth day to take his catching tally to a sum of seven, hence creating a matchless record. Rahul in England's first innings had taken three catches to throw in the dismissals of Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow and Ben Stokes, he continued his astral fielding form there to grab four more catches on Tuesday.

Earlier a day Bumrah ran through the England middle-order in a superb spell of fast bowling with the second new ball to claim his second five-wicket haul.

Indian bowlers wreaked mess at the English batsmen due to Rahul and Bumrah’s instrumental role. He grabbed the catches of Alastair Cook, Root, Stokes and Stuart Broad to complete seven catches in the match. This is the first time when any Indian fielder has ever taken 7 catches in a Test match in the soil of England. Worth mention here Two of his four catches on the day 4 were off the bowling of Jasprit Bumrah while one each off Hardik Pandya, Mohammed Shami and Ishant Sharma.

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