3rd Test, Day 3: R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja Put India In Control vs England
R Ashwin picked three wickets as England were reduced to 56/4 at stumps on Day 3 of the third Test. Earlier, Ravindra Jadeja scored 90 as India took a lead of 134 runs.
Starting the day with India trailing by 12 runs, R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja extended their overnight stand to 97. (All images from BCCI)
After Ashwin's departure, Jadeja contributed with some crucial runs and scored his third half-century.
Jadeja and Jayant Yadav were involved in a 80-run stand for the eighth wicket.
Jadeja fell 10 runs short of his maiden Test ton as he was dismissed by Adil Rashid.
After Jadeja's departure, another Indian spinner Jayant Yadav scored his maiden Test half-century.
Ben Stokes was England's top bowler with figures of 5/73.
Finally, England dismissed India for 417, who took a 134-run lead.
In his brief stay on crease, Cook survived two LBW appeals but was ultimately dismissed by R Ashwin.
Ashwin also picked the wickets of Moeen Ali and Ben Stokes to give India great start
Jayant Yadav also picked the wicket of Jonny Bairstow as England were reduced to 78/4.