Matt Johnson

Flight Path

Indian Pacers Get Rid Of Top Order Batsmen Early

Matt Johnson

Flight Path

India was rolled out for 191 in 61 overs in the third session. The merry batting of Shardul took India to some sort of respectability.

Matt Johnson

Flight Path

Rohit and Rahul got starts but were nipped out pretty early, so was Pujara. Kohli was at his fluent best and got a half-century, but Robinson’s pearler did him in.

Matt Johnson

Flight Path

Rahane and Jadeja battled hard without making any impact. Pant’s indecisiveness and his inability to gauge the conditions cost him and India’s tail remained poor.

Matt Johnson

Flight Path

Bumrah looked on target right from his first over. He bowled tightly and kept troubling the English batsmen in his first over.

Matt Johnson

Flight Path

The results of his tight bowling came in the second over. He bowled out Burns.

Matt Johnson

Flight Path

In the 15th over, Umesh Yadav got rid of the man in form, the chief tormentor of India in the series – Joe Root.

Matt Johnson

Flight Path

After the completion of day 1, things are pretty even. Having won the toss, the hosts dominated the first two sessions of the day in helpful bowling conditions, but India bounced back in the final session.