New Delhi: The play of the second day of the third match of the 5-match Test series between India and England is going on. On the first day of the match, Team India won the toss and batted first and could score only 78 runs in 40.4 overs for the loss of 10 wickets. England team scored 120 runs without losing a wicket. Now the second day’s play continues. England’s team has scored 159 runs for the loss of 2 wickets.
Second day of third test continues
On the second day, England openers Haseeb Hameed and Rory Burns started the game with 120 runs. Shami gave Team India the first success and Rory Burns was dismissed for 61 runs. At the same time, Jadeja gave the second success to Team India by bowling Haseeb Hameed.
first day of third test
After winning the toss in the match, Team India, who came to bat first, got a big setback in the first innings itself. KL Rahul returned to the pavilion without opening the account. Cheteshwar Pujara also could not do much and returned to the pavilion after scoring 1 run in 9 balls. Team India’s captain Virat Kohli also proved to be a flop once again and went on to score 7 runs. At the same time, vice-captain Rahane also could not do much and got out after scoring 18 runs. Rohit stayed on the crease but no one could support him, Pant also returned to the pavilion after scoring 2 runs. After that Rohit Sharma went on 19 runs after playing a very bad shot, soon after which Shami got out on the first ball itself. After which all the players returned to the pavilion one by one and in the first innings, the Indian team could score only 78 runs. In reply, England’s team has scored 120 runs without losing any wicket. Till the end of the day’s play, England opener Haseeb Hameed is playing on 60 and Rory Burns is scoring 52 runs.
India’s victory in the year 2002
Team India played the last Test in Leeds in 2002. Sourav Ganguly was the Indian captain at that time. Then the lions of ‘Dada’ had dusted the England cricket team by an innings and 46 runs. Rahul Dravid was given the ‘Man of the Match’ for his century (148).
India has not lost in Leeds for 54 years
Team India’s record at Headingley ground is excellent, in the last 54 years, India has not lost a single match on this ground. India was defeated here for the last time in 1967. At the same time, England’s record on this ground has been very embarrassing. In the 2019 Ashes match, the hosts were reduced to 67 runs.
India’s full team: Virat Kohli (capt), Rohit Sharma, Cheteshwar Pujara, Mayank Agarwal, Ajinkya Rahane, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wk), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Mohammad Siraj, Umesh Yadav , KL Rahul, Wriddhiman Saha, Abhimanyu Easwaran, Prithvi Sauv, Suryakumar Yadav.
England full squad: Joe Root (c), Moeen Ali, James Anderson, Jonathan Bairstow, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler (wk), Sam Curran, Haseeb Hameed, Dan Lawrence, Saqib Mahmood, David Malan, Craig Overton, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson.