Ahmedabad : The final match of the four-match Test series between India and England is being played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. England captain Joe Root won the toss and decided to bat. England’s first innings was reduced to 205 runs. Ben Stokes scored the highest score for England. Stokes was dismissed for 55 runs. At the same time Akshar Patel took the most wickets for the Indian team. Akshar took 4 wickets to his name. India started playing on the second day by 24 runs and have scored 153 runs after losing 6 wickets.
Ashwin was caught out by Pope at the first ball of the 59th over, during which Jack Leach was on the bowling. Ashwin scored 13 runs off 32 balls with the help of 2 fours. Opener Rohit Sharma missed a half-century when he could not read the last ball of Stokes’ 50th over and was lbw. Rohit scored 49 runs with the help of 7 fours, playing 144 balls. Rahane became the victim of James Anderson’s fifth ball of the 38th over and was caught out at the hands of Stokes and returned to the pavilion. Rahane, playing 45 balls, scored 27 runs with the help of 4 fours.
Indian captain Virat Kohli could not bat. He played 8 balls but could not make any runs and Stokes had the edge of his bat on the fourth ball of the 27th over and the ball went into the hands of Fox and Kohli was caught. On the second day, the first blow came in the form of Pujara. He was lbw to Jack Leach. He scored 17 runs in 66 balls with the help of a four.