Cheteshwar Pujara’s team was hit by a sky disaster, the match had to be stopped in the middle, the players were seen saving themselves- Video

Cheteshwar Pujara scored the most runs in this season for Sussex.

Image Credit source: Twitter/Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara, who has been playing in the County Championship for more than a month, it was his last day in England and he had to face a strange situation.

Cheteshwar Pujara, the veteran batsman of the Indian cricket team, is in England these days, where he is part of the Sussex team in the County Championship. Away from the hustle and bustle of IPL, Pujara has been working hard and consistently performing well in the county with hopes of his return to Team India. However, recently he and his team Sussex players had to face a strange situation on the field, where the team had to stop the match for a while due to a sky disaster and the players tried to save themselves on the ground. But he just lay down.

This is the case on Sunday 15 May, when the last day of the county match between Sussex and Leicestershire County was going on in Leicester, England. Leicestershire was batting in her second innings. During this, suddenly the player batting got out of the crease and lay down on the field. The rest of the wicketkeepers, bowlers, other fielders and umpires also lay down in their respective places, which surprised everyone.

Bee attack disturbed

However, it did not take much time to understand the reason behind this situation and everyone came to know that a swarm of bees started hovering above the pitch. This swarm reached the batsman and the umpire and kept hovering for a few seconds. During this, bees were also seen buzzing in front of the camera. However, the situation improved in a short time and then the match started. Leicestershire Club also posted a video of this funny incident on its Twitter account.

inconclusive four-day match

As far as this match is concerned, on the last day on Sunday, this match ended in a draw. Leicestershire had scored just 210 runs in his first innings. In response, Sussex scored 450 runs on the basis of Tom Clarke’s innings of 138 runs. In this innings, Pujara was dismissed after scoring just 3 runs. Leicester batted a little better in his second innings and scored 333 runs for the loss of 9 wickets, after which the match was declared a draw.

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Pujara’s splendid season ends

With this match, Pujara’s association with Sussex also ended this time. This season of County Championship was great for Pujara, in which the Indian legend scored a total of 4 centuries including 2 double centuries in 4 consecutive matches. He could not do anything special in just the fifth match. Pujara scored 720 runs in 8 innings of 5 matches during this period and was the third most successful batsman. Due to his performance, he can be selected in the Indian team for a test match against England.