England vs India 4th Test, Day 5 Highlights: India Beat England By 157 Runs, Take Unbeatable 2-1 Series Lead
England vs India, 4th Test, Highlights: India defeated England by 157 runs to take unbeatable 2-1 lead in five-match series on Day 5 of the fourth Test at The Oval.
India defeated England by 157 on Day 5 of the fourth Test to take an unbeatable 2-1 lead in the five-match series. Team India bowlers showcased incredible skills and fight on the final day at The Oval to dismantle a strong English batting line-up which could only muster 210 in the second innings. Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Siraj were clinical with their line and lengths and gave nothing away to the England batters while Ravindra Jadeja also used the rough on the pitch to his advantage as the hosts faltered in the second session on Day 5 where they lost six wickets. The collapse meant India just needed two wickets in the final session to take a crucial lead in the series going into the fifth and final Test match in Manchester.The fifth Test match starts on September 10. (Scorecard)
England vs India 4th Test, Day 5 Highlights From The Oval, London
- 21:28 (IST)India Win !India win by 157 runs - Take 2-1 series lead, with one match to goUmesh scalps the final wicket as Anderson edges the ball to Pant to script a famous victory for India at The OvalAn exciting test match comes to an end, with India bagging the honours and claiming a comfortable victory in the endThe series moves on to Manchester now where the final Test will begin from September 10IND 191 & 466ENG 290 & 210That's all from the Live Blog Now, catch us again for the 5th and final TestTill then, goodbye and take care
- 20:20 (IST)Tea - Day 5 !Tea !The England camp will be hugely disappointed as they lost 6 wickets in the second sessionIndian bowlers affected the collapse in fine fashion as they dominated playENG 193/8 after 84.1 oversOvers left today - 37.5India need 2 wickets to win
- 19:52 (IST)Wicket - Shardul Gets Root !Huge moment in the match as Shardul Thakur gets Joe Root for 36 runs in 78 ballsENG 182/7 as India need three wickets to win
Huge wicket for India!— ICC (@ICC) September 6, 2021
Shardul Thakur comes back into the attack and dismisses the dangerous Joe Root for 36
India need just three more wickets to win.#WTC23 | #ENGvIND | https://t.co/zRhnFiKhzZ pic.twitter.com/EKq48EdZ60
- 19:13 (IST)India Looking For Final Blow !England desperately need to find some confidence as India will look to get into the tail this sessionWith 49 overs to go, the home team have a tough task at hand but Root and Woakes will leave no stone unturned to keep the bowlers at bayENG 150/6 after 73 oversIndia need four wicket to win
- 18:51 (IST)Wicket - Jadeja Gets Ali !Jadeja gets Ali's wicket as India require only four wickets to winENG 147/6 after 67.2 overs
- 18:47 (IST)Wicket - Bumrah Gets Bairstow !Bumrah castles Bairstow now as England seem to be losing track and falling like a pack of cardsENG 146/5 after 66.3 oversIndia need 5 wickets to win !
- 18:38 (IST)Wicket - Bumrah Gets Pope !Jasprit Bumrah castles Ollie Pope to claim his 100th Test wicket as India look in firm control of the matchENG 146/4 after 64.5 overs - Need 222 more to win
- 18:23 (IST)Wicket - Jadeja Gets Hameed !Jadeja castles a set Hameed as India get a massive wicket straight after LunchOllie Pope joins skipper Root in the middleENG 141/3 after 61.3 overs - Need 227 more to win
A breakthrough for India soon after the Lunch break— ICC (@ICC) September 6, 2021
Ravindra Jadeja bowls Haseeb Hameed for 63!
England are 141/3, needing 227 more.#WTC23 | #ENGvIND | https://t.co/zRhnFiKhzZ pic.twitter.com/PcaRKaPMYo
- 17:35 (IST)Lunch !Lunch Taken !Both teams will be satisfied after a good first session, however, India might feel they have an upper hand for now with the runs getting harder to come by and two early wicketsHameed and Root will determine how the match progresses as both looked solid in the middleENG 131/2 after 59 overs - Need 237 more to winHaseeb Hameed 62*Joe Root 8*
- 17:09 (IST)Run-Out - Malan !Dawid Malan gets run out as he falls short from a brilliant Mayank Agarwal throw only for Pant to dismantle the bailsENG 120/2 after 53.1 overs - Need 248 more to win
- 16:16 (IST)50 For Hameed !Hameed keeps his composure as he reaches yet another fifty in the seriesENG 103/1 after 41.2 overs - Need 265 more to win
- 16:13 (IST)Wicket - Shardul Gets Burns !Shardul gets Burns straight after his 50 as India get the early breakthrough they neededENG 100/1 after 40.4 overs - Need 268 more to win
- 15:27 (IST)Ganguly Looking Forward To Day 5 !BCCI president and former Indian captain is glued to the Test series as the match moves into the final day of the 4th Test