- Team India lead 2-1 in 4 match Test series
- Spinners dominated the first day
- Stokes played a half-century innings for England
The fourth and final test match of the 4-match series between India and England is being played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. England won the toss and decided to bat first. Playing the third Test match of the career, Akshar Patel gave a great start to England by striking out England’s total of 2 wickets 15 runs.
Akshar bowled first opener Dominic Sibley to a personal score of 2 runs. After this, he caught Jack Crawley for 9 runs by Mohammad Siraj. Wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant (Rishabh Pant Sledges Zak Crawley) was also instrumental in getting the letter to Crowley.
Pant was seen encouraging his bowlers from behind the wicket. Prior to the ball that Crowley was dismissed, Pant was heard from behind the wicket constantly saying that someone is getting angry. After this, Crowley returned to the pavilion after playing a bad shot on the next ball.
India scored 24 runs for one wicket
By the end of the first day of the fourth and final cricket Test against England, India scored 24 runs, losing one wicket in the first innings. Opener Rohit Sharma (Rohit Sharma) eight and Cheteshwar Pujara (Cheteshwar Pujara) were present at the crease with 15 runs. The team lost as the only wicket opener Shubman Gill who could not even open the account and was lbw out to James Anderson.
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England’s first innings limited to 205 runs
Earlier, India had bowled England for 205 runs in the first innings, with Axar Patel taking four and Ravichandran Ashwin taking three wickets. Mohammad Siraj got two and Washington Sundar also got one wicket.