At the end of the first day, England took a 42-run lead, with Rory Burns 55 and Haseeb Hameed scoring 60. Rohit Sharma scored 19 runs in the first innings for India, Ajinkya Rahane scored 18 runs, James Anderson and Craig scored the highest runs. Over Ton 3-3, Ollie Robinson and Sam Karan 2-2 Success The third Test cricket match between India and England began in Leeds on Wednesday. However, England surprised the Indian batsmen and bowlers on the first day of the match. Virat Kohli won the toss and decided to bat first. However, England’s bowling attack led by James Anderson outwitted Virat Sena’s formidable batsmen. The first innings of the Indian team was reduced to 78 runs.
Later the Indian bowlers were thirsty for wickets on the same pitch that the English bowlers had hit. In reply to India’s 78, England scored an unbeaten 120 in their first innings at the end of the first day’s play to take a 42-run lead. Rory Burns and Haseeb Hameed faced the Indian bowlers on the first day and denied them wickets. Both these batsmen completed their half-centuries. Burns is in the game with 52 and Hamid with 60.
Players’ uproar not only on the field but also in the long room of Lord’s
England bowlers out
Captain Virat Kohli won the toss and decided to bat first but Team India could not take advantage of it. James Anderson made an early start and put the Indian team on the back foot. India lost three wickets for 21 runs which went to Anderson’s account. Lokesh Rahul (0), Cheteshwar Pujara (1) and Virat Kohli (7) were in the pavilion. Anderson got out after scoring 3 for 6 in 8 overs. Olly Robbins took two wickets for 16 runs in 10 overs. Sam Karan also had two hit films. While Craig Overton hit 3 fours for 14 runs in 10.4 overs.
Indian team’s top order dropped
At the start of the third Test at Headingley in Leeds on Wednesday, pacer James Anderson was dismissed for a foul by Kohli’s decision. Anderson broke the Indian top order. Anderson gave India the first blow by dismissing Lord’s Test hero Lokesh Rahul. Rahul, who scored a century at Lord’s, could not even open the account. Then Cheteshwar Pujara, playing in very poor form, came to bat and his poor form in Leeds remained the same. Pujara also fell victim to Anderson after scoring a run in nine balls.
Rakul Preet Singh, Rana Daggubati and other Tollywood personalities were sent by the ED in the drug case. Like Samanpujara, Kohli has been in poor form for a long time. He once again fell victim to Anderson. Kohli was dismissed for 7 runs in 17 balls with the help of a four. India lost their top batsmen by 21 runs and the team was in trouble.
Rohit and Rahane’s fight going on for a long time
Then openers Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane tried to handle the game. But his protest did not last long. The pair shared a 35-run partnership where Ollie Robbins broke the tie by dismissing Rahane. Rahane scored 18 runs in 54 balls with the help of three fours.
Indian middle order and lower order batsmen struggled after Rahane’s dismissal. Wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant (2) and Ravindra Jadeja (4) came together in the pavilion. While Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah also deposited in the pavilion without opening the account. Mohammad Siraj scored three and Ishant Sharma scored eight not out.