WATCH: Ajinkya Rahane’s Suicidal running costs him his wicket on Day 2 of First Test

India tour of England, 1st test of 5 match test series, Trent bridge.

After a great start by the Indian opener Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul, the pair added 97 runs for the opening stand in 37.3 over. Probably one of best opening stand for India in England after a long time and only the second pair to face 200+ balls for the opening stand in England, Wasim Jaffer and Dinesh Karthik has faced 200+ last time for India in England on 2007

After Jimmy Anderson got the best of Rohit Sharma at 97 all of sudden England got the momentum and capitalise it to the maximum by picking 3 more wickets in the same session.Once again a typical Rohit Sharma innings as he dismissed after getting set and didn’t maximises it.

After Rohit Sharma, C Pujara departs early at 104 by Jimmy Anderson, at the same score Jimmy Anderson sent back the Indian skipper to the dressing room by a brilliant delivery and Kohli departs for a duck, Jimmy Anderson won the first battle of the series.

At one stage India were on 97/0 and all of sudden 104/3 to 112/4 as Rahane got RUNOUT. There was absolutely no run there and the Indian captain shakes his head from the dressing room with disappointment.

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After India loses the momentum after the great start by the Openers, England were back to game and the game is even poised with Duke’s ball swinging both ways.

Rishabh Pant and Kl Rahul currently at the crease playing on 7* and 57* respectively. For England Jimmy Anderson picked 2 wickets and a wicket for Olle Robbinson.

The match has been stopped due to bad light and after sometime rain has started at the Trent Bridge.

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