WATCH: Festivities and celebrations in hometown after Yashasvi Jaiswal smashes remarkable double ton against England

Yashasvi Jaiswal smashed an amazing double century in the ongoing second Test of the five-match series against England, scoring 209 runs with 19 fours and 7 sixes.

Mathew K
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Yashasvi Jaiswal (File Photo: X)

Yashasvi Jaiswal (File Photo: X)

The young Indian opener Yashasvi Jaiswal left the cricketing fraternity stunned and awestruck with his sensational double century in the ongoing second Test of the five-match series against England. He also attracted the headlines for completing a century and double century with a six and a four respectively.

The 22-year-old finished scoring 209 runs off 290 runs, hitting 19 fours and 7 sixes before falling prey to the veteran pacer James Anderson. The impact of Jaiswal’s knock over India’s total in the first innings can be understood by the fact none of the batters other than him scored even a half-century.

Meanwhile, back in his hometown, Jaiswal’s family and friends celebrated the amazing achievement of the young cricketer. The fireworks and celebrations were seen in Yashasvi Jaiswal’s hometown.

The video of celebratory moments also started making rounds on social media as soon as the media covered the same.

Here’s the video of the celebrations in Jaiswal’s hometown:

Speaking of the ongoing action of the match between India and England, the visitors are currently in trouble as they have lost 9 wickets at the score of 250 runs in the first innings in response to India’s first-innings total of 396 runs. The last batting pair of James Anderson and Shoaib Bashir is there in the middle for England.

Opener Zak Crawley and skipper Ben Stokes scored 76 and 47 runs, respectively for England to help them keep fighting the fiery bowling attack of the hosts.

The star Indian pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah has scalped a five-wicket haul, claiming 5 wickets just at the cost of 44 runs in 15 overs, including 5 maiden overs. Besides him, Axar Patel and Kuldeep Yadav have scalped 1 and 3 wickets, respectively for India.

Meanwhile, the star Indian pacer and vice-captain, Jasprit Bumrah has also completed 150 Test wickets in his career, at the moment he dismissed England skipper Ben Stokes.

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