The second match of the five-match Test series between India and England continues at Lord’s. Today is the fifth and final day of the match. England took a 272-run target from India, in which the team’s 7 wickets fell before 100 runs. Jose Butler and Ollie Robinson are currently playing in the crease. From here onwards, India are now very close to victory, as they only need 3 wickets.
Direct updates –
9:18 PM: After 32 overs, England 80-5. England still need to bat 28 overs to draw the match, but India need five wickets.
9:02 PM: Fast bowler Jaspreet Bumrah comes to bowl England’s 27th over. In the over, India captain Virat Kohli dropped a simple catch by Jose Butler. This catch brings a lot of cost to the team.
8:40 PM: Indian fast bowler Jaspreet Bumrah, with huge success for the team, caught Virat Kohli, the England captain Joe Root. England’s five wickets fell.
8:18 PM: Indian fast bowler Ishant Sharma returns to India with a ball pavilion leading to Johnny Bairstow before a T-break. With this, England lost their fourth wicket. India are just six wickets away from victory.
7:45 PM: 50 runs completed for England. The team needs 218 runs to win from here. If the team wants to achieve this goal, captain Joe Root will have to bat until the end.
7:40 PM: India’s fast bowler Ishant Sharma, who gave the team a third success in his first over, dismissed Haseeb Hamid LBW. With that, England have already lost three wickets before being bowled out for 50.
7:20 PM: England captain Joe Root, after losing the first two wickets, is busy equipping the team’s innings with Haseeb Hameed. A 42-run partnership has been made between the two so far.
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6:43 PM: Indian fast bowlers continue their spectacular performance. After Burns, now Dominic Sibley is also out. He was made by Mohammed Shami as his victim. England score 1-2.
6:38 PM: England’s start in the second innings was very poor and the team lost the first wicket by scoring 1 run. Rory Burns has returned to the Pavilion without opening an account. He was dismissed by fast bowler Jaspreet Bumrah.
6:25 PM: India resumed their innings shortly after lunch break and declared at 298-8. England scored 272 to win the match. Mohammad Shami made 56 and Jaspreet Bumrah returned unbeaten on 34.
6:10 PM: The match between India and England begins on the fifth day after lunch break. India would like to announce an innings soon after completing 300 runs.
5:32 PM: The lunch break of the fifth day of the Lord’s Test is over. India’s score is 286-8 and the team’s total lead is 259 runs. Shami 52 and Bumrah 32.
5:26 PM: India fast bowler Mohammad Shami Moin Ali completes his half century with a six off delivery. What’s special is that they filled this fifty by coming to number 9. With this, India’s score is nearing 300 and the lead has crossed 250.
5:06 PM: The 50-run partnership for the ninth wicket between Mohammed Shami and Jaspreet Bumrah is complete. The team scores 259-8 and the total lead is 233.
5:01 PM: With the batting of Mohammad Shami and Jaspreet Bumrah, India have scored 250 runs. The 50-run partnership between the two players is also nearing completion.
4:55 PM: Jaspreet Bumrah and Mohammad Shami pair batting for India. India were in trouble after losing the wicket of Pant and Ishant but Shami-Bumra duo shared a 39-run partnership for the ninth wicket in 58 balls.
4:39 PM: India take a 200-run lead over England. Shami currently has 13 and Bumrah has 14. The team score was 228-6.
4:26 PM: Mark Wood, who came to bowl the 93rd over of India’s innings, threw a fast ball, hitting Jaspreet Bumrah in his helmet. Because of this, the umpire has announced a break for drinks. India’s lead is currently 193 runs.
4:09 PM: England fast bowler Oli Robinson defeated Ishant Sharma for India’s eighth blow. This is his second wicket today.
4:05 PM: India score 207-7 after 89 overs. Currently, Ishant is playing in the crease with 16 and Shami 6. The team’s total lead has increased to 181 runs.
3:54 PM: India complete 200 runs in second innings. Child batsman Ishant Sharma is batting on behalf of the current team. The team is currently at 173.
3:45 PM: England fast bowler Oli Robinson bowled brilliantly and sent Rishabh Pant to the pavilion, giving the team a big wicket. His catch was caught by wicketkeeper Jose Butler. Pant scored 22 off 46 balls this time.
3:40 PM: Fast bowler Mark Wood has not come in to field for England today. On the fourth day of the match, he sustained a shoulder injury while stopping the Four.
3:30 pm: The fifth day of the Lord’s Test between India and England has begun. Rishabh Pant and Ishant Sharma have reached the crease on behalf of India.