IND vs ENG Live Score: Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul gave a good start to India on Day 1.© AFP
On Day 2, Indian openers KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma will look to carry on from their watchful start to help India go past England’s score of 183 in the first Test match at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. The first day was completely dominated by India as the pacers bundled England out for 183 runs and later when Indian openers came to bat they looked confident right from the start. The visitors were at 21 for no loss at the end of Day 1 trailing by 162 runs, with Rohit and Rahul both batting on 9. Jasprit Bumrah was the hero of Indian bowling attack on Day 1 with his four wickets while Mohammed Shami picked three wickets. Shardul Thakur also played a key role with his two wickets in an over that included Joe Root’s wicket as well, who was the lone star for the hosts. Root scored 64 runs in the first innings and he also became the highest run-getter for England in international cricket. However, the English captain had little support, with Jonny Bairstow (29) and Zak Crawley (27) the only other real contributors from the top and middle order. Sam Curran scored a quick unbeaten 27 to help add some crucial runs for England. (LIVE SCORECARD)
1st Test, Day 2, Live Score, India (IND) vs England (ENG) From Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Indian Openers Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul are on the crease to start the second day’s play. England’s most experienced bowler James Anderson is ready with the ball.
Hello And Welcome!
Hello and welcome to Day 2 of the first Test match between England and India that is being played at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. Day 1 was completely dominated by the Indian pacers as they bundled England out for 183 runs and later Indian openers Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul gave a confident start. India were at 21/0 at the end of Day 1 and trailing by 162 runs. Rohit-Rahul pair will look to take the maximum advantage of the good start. While the start-studded English pace attack will look to take early wickets on Day 2 and dominate the Indian batting lineup.
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