Jennings remains cool and takes a good catch to his left. Joe gets a bit of stick as well as the ball defects onto his head off the ropes. He was struggling big time with his back and hamstring and needed rest. Feels that the rain break was a bit disappointing for him as he was in good rhythm before that. It is not taken by Ollie Pope as he cannot get there.
The decision stays as it is and England lose a review. Gets up and has a shy at the non-striker's end but misses. This is the second Test after all, plenty remaining. Broad appeals again but umpire Dar is more interested in where the ball is going. Root comes ahead towards Broad and thinks about the review but decides against it. Blistering cover drive from Jonny Bairstow off Hardik Pandya's bowling. Second ball is pulled over the boundary for the maximum by David Willey.
But it remains to be seen if he will be included in the side for this decider ahead of Kaul or Umesh Yadav. Big shout, the umpire remains unmoved but the English camp doesn't agree with that. Plunkett gets his first wicket. Boundaries have dried for England at the moment as they are struggling after having lost Morgan, Stokes and Buttler in quick succession. India vs England 1st Test Match Prediction: As the Edgbaston, Birmingham favorable for spinners and the climatic conditions sounds ok to play the game without any sort of monsoon effects. A sharp leg break did the job at Trent Bridge, in what is quickly becoming a problem for Root. Seemed to be an inside edge.
A humiliating defeat for the visitors as they lose by a big, big margin. Outstanding running catch from Rohit Sharma between long-on and deep mid-wicket. An example of ticket collecting Online as shown below. It was a bit unfortunate in the last Test India lost by 31 runs in Edgbaston. India have 87 runs on the board for the loss of 3 wickets. Not a bad ball at all but that's superbly played.
Yadav is the man once again, we saw how good he was in the Indian T20 League in the Powerplays and he is continuing the good work here. While Dhoni has the backing of both Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri, once again it underlines India's dependence on the top-order trio of Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma. This has also prompted a rethink in the Indian camp as to what bowling strategy they would want to go in with. Well seems like at most of the booking were happening from Indian Zone and supporters from India for this tour will be supporting more than ever expected. Need to play at those with a horizontal bat, Rahane, in swinging conditions. A hard-fought knock from him has been nipped in the bud.
Even though the series is lost, Virat Kohli said they will give it their all, so you don't want to miss it. We do not offer any refunds. Include your contact number for easy reference. Cheteshwar walks back with a blank expression. England will now eye for a big total with Root and Stokes at the crease.
They are quite experienced players. However, the Results and Spoilers of each match between India and England Happening on the Tour enlisted as per schedule will be updated according to as it occurs. Anyway, Jimmy bowls it full and angles it in around off, Shami looks to clear London with a big swing, probably towards long on. Good teamwork as they save a couple. Skipper walks back after scoring 45 runs.
Bairstow swivels and pulls it towards Kuldeep Yadav at fine leg. There are only very few occasions when is not hundred percent. Umpire rules not out but England players are not impressed. Could the keeper or the second slip fielder have gone for it? Update 1230 local - Unfortunately, the drizzle has got heavier and the big cover is being roped in to protect the pitch. Full toss from chinaman and Eoin Morgan 53 pounces on it, mistimes and Shikhar Dhawan takes it neatly in the deep. Jimmy rises up in a vociferous appeal and umpire Aleem Dar obliges.
Down the leg side and that was sweet timing from Suresh Raina. The game is not over as Kumar and Kuldeep provide India a glimmer of hope! The change of bowling has worked wonders for India. England, well, the only thing have to do is not be complacent. Dhawan is run out in a very unfortunate manner. Fuller length ball around off, hits the deck and angles in sharply.
Away from bowling attack permutations, Kohli will face a tougher dilemma regarding the batting line-up. With Joe Root back among runs and the remaining batsmen negotiating wrist spin to a greater degree, their only concern is the patchy form of all-rounder Ben Stokes. Beautiful drive through vacant extra-cover region. Thus, consistency will be the key to winning. More covers come in to be put on the square. Rahul catches the ball with ease but Root will remain not out. But no, he times his jump to perfection and takes a tumbling catch.