Thanks to the strong performance of fast bowler Jaspreet Bumrah (5/85), who returned from injury to Team India, Team India has made preparations to win against England in the third Test. Virat Kohli’s team won one wicket away. At the stumps of the fourth day, England’s second innings scored 311 runs at 9 wickets. Adil Rashid 30 and Anderson are on the crease at 8 runs. On the fourth day of the match, host England’s two batsmen Jos Buttler (106 runs) and Ben Stokes (62) have shown tremendous potentiality. Both of them shared a 169-run partnership for the fifth wicket.
Their partnership had raised anxiety in the Indian camp, but Jaspreet Bumrah gave relief to India while dismissing Jos Buttler and Johnny Bairstow in consecutive balls in the last session. The Indian team had reduced England to 9 for 291, but Adil Rashid shared a 20-run partnership with James Anderson and reached the match for the fifth day. The goal of 521 runs for England to win.
Team India scored 329 runs in their first innings, in reply to England’s first innings, the England team scored 161 runs. The Indian team announced their second innings with 352 runs on seven wickets and had a very difficult target of 521 for England to win. England has maintained a 2-0 lead in the five-Test series this time. If the Indian team wins the third Test of Nottingham then the series will be very exciting.
On the fourth day, Team India could not take the last wicket despite all efforts. Adil Rashid and James Anderson remained unbeaten for the fifth day, waiting for India to win the match.