IND vs END 4th Test, 5th Day – Double blow to the Indian team, Rohit Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara will not be able to play the match on the fifth day.
Rohit Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara won’t be able to field for fielding on the fifth and final day of the fourth Test against England at The Oval.
While Rohit has a slight downside in his left knee, Pujara has complained of pain in his left ankle. BCCI gave updates about Rohit and Pujara via tweet.
Both are under the supervision of the BCCI medical team. After the top of the fourth day’s play, each of the players has been taken for a scan.
Rohit and Pujara batted brilliantly within the second innings, because of which the Indian team scored 466 runs. Rohit scored his first century on international soil and performed excellent innings of 127 runs.
Rohit has scored essentially the most runs on this collection after England captain Joe Root. At the identical time, Pujara scored 61 runs within the second innings and shared a 153-run partnership with Rohit Sharma for the second wicket.
Let us inform you that on the fourth day on Sunday, scoring 466 runs within the second innings, gave England a goal of 368 runs to win.
UPDATE – Rohit Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara will not take the field. Rohit has discomfort in his left knee while Pujara has pain in his left ankle. The BCCI Medical Team is assessing them. #ENGvIND pic.twitter.com/ihMSUPR7Im
— BCCI (@BCCI) September 5, 2021
At the top of the day’s play, England scored 77 runs within the second innings without dropping a wicket and so they nonetheless want 291 runs to win.
Till the stumps, Rory Burns is current on the crease after scoring 31 runs in 108 balls with the assistance of two fours, and Haseeb Hameed 42 runs in 85 balls with the assistance of six fours.