The middle-order batsman Ollie Pope has been hailed as one of England’s rising stars because of his operation in the ongoing Test series against West Indies. The cricketer was garnering praises from all around the world due to their impressive batting design and robust methods. Although Pope failed to make a mark through the first two Test matches of the continuing WI collection, he astonished everyone by enjoying a fantastic knock of 91 runs in the first innings of the third Test.
His flamboyant batting abilities and strong character left the legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar in amazement. The Master Blaster commended the right-handed batsman because of his exceptional stance and footwork on Twitter. Additionally, Tendulkar compared the Pope together with the likes of former English veteran cricketer Ian Bell.
Ian Bell is among the legends of the sport since he played with International cricket in each of the three formats of the match to the England cricket team. In his global career of 11 decades, Ian scored over 13,000 global runs across all of the arrangements.
Sachin tweeted Saturday, “Been seeing the 3rd Evaluation, @OPope32 appears to have modeled his batting @Ian_Bell His position and footwork appears precisely the same to me.”
On being compared to Ollie Pope from the Mumbai stalwart, Bell wrote on Twitter, “Who am I to argue with the fantastic guy, @sachin_rt! Hopefully, @OPope32 can kick and score a hundred now.”
Even though Pope batted brilliantly throughout the third and last Test match, he chased a pleasant century by only nine runs because Shannon Gabriel had disregarded him. Nevertheless. His knock Together with the fifties from Rory Burns and Jos Buttler assisted England in posting a total of 369 on the plank.
The West Indies tour of England is a joy to watch up to now. The series decider has been played in Manchester right now with West Indies trails England by 232 runs in the conclusion of Day 2.