Video: Kohli urges Chennai crowd to ‘Whistle Podu’
Indian skipper Virat Kohli asked the Chennai crowd to whistle and cheer his men, which is the trademark celebration of Chennai Super Kings.
The second Test between India and England at Chennai is on the side of the hosts at the moment. After electing to bat first on day one, India were 300/6 at stumps on day one. Rishabh Pant and Axar Patel started day two for India and the morning session was not good enough with the bat for the hosts.
India were bowled out for 329 for their first innings. In reply, the visitors had a terrible first innings. Indian spinners were outstanding in the innings and bowled out England for only 134. In the morning session itself, England lost four wickets before lunch.
Meanwhile, the crowd in Chennai are on their toes right from the start of the Test. The crowd is providing massive cheers for Virat Kohli and his men. India are playing a home match in front of the crowd almost after one year due to the pandemic situation. Indian skipper Virat Kohli is the one who likes to play in front of a massive crowd.
While Indian spinners were asking questions on English batsmen, the Indian skipper asked the Chennai crowd to cheer with the ‘Whistle Podu’ celebration. The ‘Whistle Podu’ celebration is the trademark style of Chennai based franchise Chennai Super Kings led by MS Dhoni. The crowd also responded to the Indian skipper and poured the whistles on players.
— BCCI (@BCCI) February 14, 2021