Bumrah was exceptional with his fast bowling against England, taking nine wickets in the first Test, while his role with the bat in the second Test at Lord’s — where he contributed to an 89-run ninth-wicket partnership with Mohammad Shami that proved pivotal to India’s win – was equally commendable.
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Ishant Sharma replaces an injured Shardul Thakur in the lone change in the Indian playing eleven.
The rest and rotation policy came under severe scrunity earlier this year during the series against India and New Zealand.
The England skipper had on Thursday pointed out that his side would look to bat till the third day’s morning and score 600-700 runs.
Root, who turned 30 on December 30, experienced a lean run with the bat over the past year with his last Test century coming against New Zealand in November 2019.
England Test captain Joe Root has revealed that he has faced a variety of sledges in his cricketing career.
A batting collapse saw India reeling at 58/3 at stumps after England set them a victory target of 464 courtesy superlative centuries from Alastair Cook and Joe Root, on day 4 of the fifth and final Test here on Monday. K.L. Rahul was batting on 46 while Ajinkya Rahane was[Read More…]
After 14 overs,India 89/4 ( Virat Kohli (C) 32 , MS Dhoni (W) 7) Sure the boundaries will come with these two in the middle, but the highlight of both these pros is running between the wickets. Always high quality. That brace by Virat to which MS Dhoni responded was[Read More…]
India have completely outplayed England in Mohali to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the five-match Test series. Parthiv Patel was the hero for India in the fourth innings, with the wicketkeeper scoring an unbeaten 67 in his comeback Test to lead India to an 8-wicket victory against the visitors.[Read More…]