Virat Kohli will take strike as James Anderson comes on to bowl the first over after Lunch. As the England team lead 2-1 out of 3 done test matches in the … August 18, 2018 by India vs Eng 3rd Test: The Trent Bridge stadium has welcomed new India player today Rishabh against Team England. First he turned Jadeja a fraction short of Kohli at leg gully - it almost got to him on the half-volley - and then he pushed the next ball just wide of Pujara at short leg. A loopy googly on off, Raina comes down the track and misses the line of the delivery. For England, Joe Root is favourite, and can be backed at 3. England spinners have struggled to pick wickets and that has hurt them the most.
Hey hey, Matthew, what have you done? There is risk in that stroke but he controlled it well. There were four consecutive pulls for a single - but then, when Sharma went round the wicket, Prior hooked straight to Vijay at deep midwicket. Stuart Broad will complete his over which was stopped mid-way before Tea. It will also mean a Lord's debut for 20-year-old Oliver Pope, as three pacers — James Anderson, Stuart Broad, and Sam Curran — should be enough on a dry, spin-friendly wicket. Do join in on all the action.
So is Alastair Cook, and if England lose all ears will turn to his post-match interview. He picked up seven wickets in the first test and now has 44 in his last nine games. Kohli moves into double digits after that over. We only provide guide and information to Cricket betting sites and their services. Flicked to deep midwicket and won't take the run. That's fine; England are sticking in the game. He chases a wide ball and is caught by the keeper! Moeen Ali bowling a good line but singles available easily.
Broad c Dhoni b Sharma 8 Sharma seems to be struggling with a leg injury. Cheteshwar Pujara scored a century for India. Seaming away length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, Gloved to third slip for no runs, fielded by Jennings. Six off that over as Kohli hits a boundary. He wears another brutal delivery on the glove so we'll take drinks while he receives treatment. Now there is no doubt which side is on top. Dhawan only managed 26 and 13, while Rahul scored 4 and 13, yet nothing has really changed since Birmingham.
Until someone taps me on the shoulder. The Indian batting line-up should otherwise be unchanged. There's no boyish smile here; he's got his gameface on. Poor bowling from the spinners. They have tried six bowlers so far. It must be noted that the tourists were subject to completely alien conditions that would have challenged any side around the world, but that doesn't change the fact they were massively outplayed.
Bairstow swivels and pulls it towards Kuldeep Yadav at fine leg. India vs England 2nd test match 2018 India vs England 10 August match India vs England 2nd Test 2018 highlights day 2. I am trying my heart out to do this. England have plenty to do before they can even consider victory, never mind before Alastair Cook can whip his top off on the balcony in celebration. You have to feel for him a bit, as he has played beautifully. Only a single from that. And it seems that since Eoin was in touch with the ball while taking the bails off with his right hand, the third umpire has given him that benefit of doubt.
What a moment to pull off a blinder. Five runs off it as Virat Kohli takes a single in that over as well. Lower back issue, I'm confident I'll be fine in five days time with a bit of rehab. It will be interesting whether they will lift their game after a bad start in England. It was umpire's call so that's fair enough.
A gully would have caught it. Jeez, they were both so close. Cut through point and Ashwin calls for the second. Broad will complete the over after Tea. What an exceptional partnership this has been.
While no other Indian batsman scored well in the first test, Murali Vijay, Lokesh Rahul and Dinesh Karthik were all in good form in the warm-up match against Essex - scoring 52, 58 and 82 respectively. He'll look on YouTube, this chap, though there is substance to go with the undoubted style. Sometimes the rub of the green won't go your way. Ollie Pope grabs it to complete a memorable debut. England 89 for the loss of four wickets.
Root threw his bat down on the crease in disgust even before it had reached the specialist fielder Stuart Binny. Anyway, a nothing first over from Shami. As Strauss says on Sky, that angle is a problem for left-handers because it makes them think they need to play at balls that are actually pretty wide of off stump. That will remain not out. He takes six runs off the total seven in the Ansari over! If this pair are still together at tea, with 50 needed, then I might just begin to consider the possibility that England might scrape home by one wicket.