England vs Ireland, One-Off Test, Day 2 Highlights: Ben Duckett Nears Double Ton As England Consolidate Lead
ENG vs IRE, One-Off Test, Day 2 Highlights: Ollie Pope slammed a brilliant double century while Josh Tongue took three wickets to put England in control.
ENG vs IRE, One-Off Test, Day 2 Highlights: Ollie Pope and Ben Duckett both compiled record-breaking centuries before debutant Josh Tongue took his first wickets in Test cricket as England continued to dominate their Ashes warm-up against Ireland on Friday's second day at Lord's. Pope's 205, the fastest double hundred in a Test in England, and Duckett's 182, the quickest 150 in a Test at Lord's, were the cornerstones of a huge first innings total of 524-4 declared. Ireland then slumped to 18-2 in their second innings before reaching 97-3 at stumps, with fast bowler Tongue, who struck twice in an over, taking all the wickets in a return of 3-27 in eight overs. (Scorecard)