England’s Dom Sibley & Zak Crawley are on the pitch to open the innings for England & Mohammed Siraj opens the bowling attack for the hosts. Earlier England won the toss & opted to bat first.
India has made one change by including Mohammed Siraj in the Playing XI. India’s playing XI are Kohli (c), Rohit, Gill, Pujara, Rahane, Pant (wk), Ashwin, Patel, Sundar, Ishant, Siraj whereas England made 2 changes in the Playing XI. Sibley, Crawley, Bairstow, Stokes, Pope, Foakes(w), Lawrence, Bess, Leach, Anderson are England’s Playing XI. The action has begun with full enthusiasm on both the sides. India will look forward to outclass England & reserve their spot in final of ICC World Test Championship whereas England would look forward to beat India & register a victory after facing humiliating defeat in the previous two tests against India.