Finally hosts get what they were striving for so long! Yes Shahbaz Nadeem strikes & removes Ben Stokes from crease. Nadeem bowled on the leg stumps for which Stokes went for high shot & did not tried to middle it. Cheteshwar Pujara takes a deep catch & scalped the crucial wicket of Ben Stokes. Stokes gone for 87 runs & thereby England reaches 387 runs for 4 wickets down!
Earlier on Day 1, Joe Root scored 100th century 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.