IND vs ENG Test Match – Joe Root achieved a major achievement: The first Test match of the 4-Test series between the Indian team and the England team is being played at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium.
Today’s second day of the first Test match has ended. Let us tell you that in this Test match, the England team decided to bat first after winning the toss.
By the end of the first day’s play, IND vs ENG Test Match, the England team scored 263 for 3 wickets. By the end of the second day of play, he has scored 555 for 8 wickets thanks to Root’s brilliant century.
At the same time, Joe Root, the current captain of the England cricket team, has scored a fifth double century in his international Test career.
During this, he completed his double century, facing 341 balls. Captain Joe Root, who scored a century in the first day’s game, scored 218 runs, facing 377 balls, with 19 fours and 2 excellent sixes.
Due to his very strong innings, his team has scored more than 550 against the Indian team. During his innings, Root has equaled former Australian great batsman, Sir Don Bradman.
Joe Root’s team has scored more than 150 innings in his third consecutive Test match. Earlier, he had scored 228 and 186 runs against the Sri Lankan team.
Playing Root outside his country, Joe Root became the first foreign captain after Sir Don Bradman. In 1937, he scored more than 150 in his three consecutive Tests against Australian captain Bradman.
After nearly 84 years, a foreign captain has made such a record while playing cricket outside his country.
The England batsmen crossed the 300 marks after batting at the end of the first day’s play. Root touched 150 runs in his 260 balls.
He has scored 150 plus in three consecutive Tests. The same England all-rounder Ben Stokes has scored his 23rd half-century in just 73 balls.
IND vs ENG Test Match, England had a fourth setback as Ben Stokes. Joe was dismissed after playing quick innings of 82 runs. He was caught by India’s young Shahbaz Nadeem in the hands of Cheteshwar Pujara.