KL Rahul’s century & Rohit Sharma’s brilliant innings of 83 headline Day 1 at Lord’s; India 276/3 (90)- India opener KL Rahul smashed another century as India ended Day 1 on a high in the second Test. He remained unbeaten on 127 which included as many as 12 fours and a six. Opener Rohit Sharma also struck a crucial 83 runs innings as he shared a century-run partnership with KL Rahul. Virat Kohli joined the party after Pujara’s another failure. But the Indian captain again failed to score big and was dismissed for 42 by Ollie Robinson.
James Anderson was the pick of the bowlers with a couple of dismissals.
IND vs ENG 2nd Test at Stump’s:
|Rohit Sharma||b James Anderson||83||145||11||1||57.24|
|KL Rahul||Not out||127||248||12||1||51.21|
|Cheteshwar Pujara||c JM Bairstow b James Anderson||9||23||1||0||39.13|
|Virat Kohli (C)||c JE Root b Ollie Robinson||42||103||3||0||40.78|
|Ajinkya Rahane||Not out||1||22||0||0||4.55|
|Extra||14 (b 8, w 0, nb 1, lb 5)|
|Yet To Bat||Rishabh Pant, RA Jadeja, JJ Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, M Shami, Mohammed Siraj|