The Indian team won the second Test match played in Delhi on Sunday (February 19). India defeated Australia by 6 wickets in the second match. With this win, India took a 2-0 lead in the series. Ravindra Jadeja was honored with the man of the match award for his performance in this match. Many Indian players created towers of records in this victory. Among those players is the name of Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja.
Ravindra Jadeja’s performance in the second match
Ravindra Jadeja (Ravindra Jadeja) spent 68 runs and took 3 wickets while bowling 21 overs in Australia’s first innings of this match. He then bowled Australia’s second innings with 47 runs in 12.1 overs to take the highest 7 wickets. Additionally, while batting, he scored 26 runs off 74 balls with 4 fours in the first innings, while in the second innings, India won the match before he even got a chance to bat. Thus, Jadeja’s bowling performance earned him the man of the match award.
As soon as Jadeja won the man of the match award, a record was registered in his name. He became the joint second player to win the most Test Man of the Match awards in India. He has won this award 8 times so far. Former Indian captain Anil Kumble is at the top of this list. He has won Man of the Match award the most 9 times. After that, Sachin Tendulkar and Ravindra Jadeja are joint second. Both have won the award 8 times each. Also, former captain Virat Kohli is on the third place in this list. He has won man of the match award 7 times while playing 7 Test matches in India. (Ravindra Jadeja Most player of the match awards in India in Tests)
Most Player of the Match Awards while playing Tests in India
9 times- Anil Kumble
8 times- Sachin Tendulkar
8 Times- Ravindra Jadeja*
7 times- Virat Kohli