Ollie Pope took 81 and Chris Woakes 50 in the first innings, Umesh Yadav took three wickets to give India a 99-run lead, Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja took two wickets each, meanwhile, at the end of the second day of the fourth Test. Both the teams are tied at the Oval. India’s batting was disappointing in the first innings and the team was bowled out for 191 runs. However, on the basis of the strong performance of the bowlers, Virat Sena gave a befitting reply to the host team. However, England still managed to take a 99-run lead. England scored 290 runs in the first innings. Ollie Pope and Chris Woakes hit half-centuries.
India got off to a good start in the second innings. The pair of Rohit Sharma and Lokesh Rahul have given the team the expected start. At the end of the second day on Friday, India scored 43 runs without a wicket. Rohit Sharma (20) and Lokesh Rahul (22) are in the game. India are still 56 runs behind.
After the cricket field, now Kohli’s slap on Instagram has also made a record. England were at 53 for 3 after India were bowled out for 191 in the first innings of the Test, which began on Thursday. England got off to a good start on the second day on Friday by scoring early. Umesh Yadav was the first to dismiss Craig Overton as a night watchman.
Ollie Pope and Jonny Bairstow later took over. England’s lower order batsmen made significant contributions which helped the hosts take the lead. Jonny Bairstow was dismissed for 37 while Moeen Ali scored 35 runs.
Kohli called for four wickets, with Ollie Pope and Chris Woakes batting the fastest for England. Both the batsmen carried forward the team’s score and made the Indian bowlers struggle. Pope faced 159 balls and scored 81 runs with the help of six fours. While batting aggressively, Woakes scored 50 runs in 60 balls with the help of 11 fours.
Fast bowler Umesh Yadav was the fastest wicket-taker for India. He took three wickets for 76 runs. While Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja took two wickets each. Shardul Thakur and Mohammad Siraj got one success each.