The southpaw took four wickets, and also scored a crucial 63 in
Jadeja had come in to bat, at a time, when
“When I batted, I was thinking to take my time and then Matthew Wade chirped from behind. That motivated me. If I can respond to him with runs, it will be great,” said Jadeja during the post match presentation ceremony.
“Coaches and captain have been telling me I have the skill to bat long. I developed as a player overall,” he said. “Some time ago people didn't consider me a Test bowler. This season is a good response to them.”
When asked about his bowling partnership with Ravichandran Ashwin, Jadeja said that the spin twins have been so successful, because they have the ability to maintain pressure from both the ends.
“Ashwin and I maintain pressure from both ends. The variation of off spinner and left-arm spinner also works well. Hopefully we can continue this outside