Rajkot, Nov 13: India scored 49/2 and required 261 more runs to win on the final day of the first Test match against England at the Saurashtra Cricket Association here on Sunday.
The Indian team will need to do a hard work to force a decision on day 5 of the first test in Rajkot. England has a decent lead and with 10 wickets in hand, look comfortably placed.
England 211 for loss of two wickets in the second innings. There is worth 260 runs. Alastair Cook still there at 106*. Ben Stokes the other batsman at 6*
Alastair Cook and Haseeb Hameed ensured there is no way India are going to win this first Test match.
Given that it’s the first of five Tests, a setback here for England could set the tone for the series and do much harm to the confidence gained from the first four days, They might just play out for a draw here.England will resume the final day’s proceedings on 114 for 0 with Hameed being unbeaten on 62, while Cook gives him company on 46.
England will resume the final day’s proceedings on 114 for 0 with Hameed being unbeaten on 62, while Cook gives him company on 46.