England Underestimated The Indian Team

Former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar believes that the England cricket team thought more about the upcoming Ashes series

England Underestimated The Indian Team

The legendary batsman feels this thinking has led to their downfall in this series as India now lead 2-1,with one match to go.

England Underestimated The Indian Team

India can win the series if they manage to avoid a defeat in the fifth Test, while England can only draw the series

England Underestimated The Indian Team

During his review of the Oval Test on AajTak, Sunil Gavaskar opened up about the mistakes made by the English team.

England Underestimated The Indian Team

He said: “Pressure will be on Root in the fifth Test at Manchester because India will be heading into that match with a 2-1 psychological advantage.

England Underestimated The Indian Team

Another big mistake of the England team and English media was that they were talking about the Ashes series

England Underestimated The Indian Team

and how they want to play in that series. They should have focused on the present challenge from India instead.

England Underestimated The Indian Team

Sunil Gavaskar also emphasized the importance of the contributions from the lower order players to the batting department.