Jos Butler is trying to score runs by hitting boundaries as he knows that sooner or later declaration of the innings will be coming by the Captain. Earlier Pant & Sundar caught Butler behind the stumps but it was give not out by the umpire & with no reviews left with India Jos Butler was saved. 500 runs up for England.
Earlier on Day 1, Joe Root scored 100 in his 100th Test match. The outstanding partnership between Openers Dominic Sibley & Joe Root helped England to surpass 200 runs mark & reach the total of 263 runs with 3 wickets down at the stumps. In the last over of 1st Day of the first test match, Jasprit Bumrah gave some relief to the hosts by removing Dominic Sibley for 87 runs. Day 2 of the 1st test match started with full zest & enthusiasm. Team India is aiming to remove wrap up visitor’s innings quickly whereas Joe Root led England is aiming to put up big total for their side. The action is on with both the teams looking forward to deliver their best performance.