IND vs ENG 5th Test Live: Today is the fifth day of the last Test of the five-match Test series between India and England. You can read the live updates of this match here.
IND vs ENG : Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow scored centuries in the second innings for England. Joe Root scored an unbeaten 142 and Jonny Bairstow scored an unbeaten 114.
Team India lost the Edgbaston Test by 7 wickets. Team India had given a target of 378 runs to win this match in front of England. England achieved this target only at the loss of 3 wickets.
To win the England team, 119 runs will have to be scored on the last day and it has 7 wickets left. Joe Root is present at the crease for England scoring 76 runs and Jonny Bairstow scoring 74 runs.
In the second innings, except Cheteshwar Pujara and Rishabh Pant, no Indian batsman could show a great game. Pujara scored the highest 66 runs. At the same time, Rishabh Pant played an innings of 57 runs.
The Indian team scored 245 runs in their second innings, giving England a target of 378 runs to win. The England bowlers kept a check on the Indian batsmen and the Indian batsmen could not convert a good start into a big innings.
Indian team needs 7 wickets to win the match against England on the last day. At the same time, the England team has to score 119 runs. Jonny Bairstow scored 72 runs and Joe Root scored 76 runs for England.
Together they put on a partnership of 150 runs and almost got Team India out of this match. Hanuma Vihari is believed to be responsible for this condition of Team India, who dropped the catch of England’s dangerous batsman Jonny Bairstow for 14 runs.