Joe Root & Ollie Pope together guided England to past the 450 runs mark. 27 overs have been bowled in the second session & England have scored 97 runs in it by losing just one wicket of Ben Stokes. Good batting of England is becoming a problem for India. England reaches 454/4 at Tea.
Earlier on Day 1, Joe Root scored 100 runs 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.