India vs England 1st Test Day 3 Highlights: Only 49.2 overs played on the third day, India still has a 70-run lead, England started off well.
The first match of the 5 test match series is being played between the Indian cricket team and the England cricket team. Where the third day’s play has also ended.
Due to rain on the third day, only 49.2 overs could be played. On the third day, the Indian cricket team was all out after scoring 278 runs in the first innings.
In this way, on the basis of the first innings on England, the Indian team took a very important lead of 95 runs in total.
In response to this, the England team, who came out to bat in the second innings, made a slow start and scored 25 runs without losing any wicket till the end of the third day’s play.
India vs England 1st Test Day 3 Highlights:
- England Cricket Team Score – 183&72/2 (25.5)
- India cricket team score 1st innings – 278
- India vs England 1st Test Day 3 draw probability – 57%
- India vs England 1st Test will be played from 4th to 8th August
In such a situation, now the Indian cricket team still has a lead of 70 runs. Lokesh Rahul scored the highest score for the Indian team with 84 runs, Ravindra Jadeja 58, and Jasprit Bumrah contributed 28 runs.
For England in this match, Olly Robinson took 5 wickets for 85 runs and his other bowler James Ederson took 4 wickets for 54 runs.
The Indian cricket team put together an important partnership of 73 runs in their last three wickets. England’s fast bowler James Ederson broke the record of former Indian cricket team’s legendary spinner, Anil Kumble, in this innings.
In such a situation, Ederson has now come at number three in terms of taking the most wickets. Ederson has now taken 621 wickets while Anil Kumble’s name was 619 wickets.
The same India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has completed 2000 runs in this innings in his Test career. He has become the fifth Indian all-rounder to have 2000 runs and 200 or more wickets to his name.
For India, Jadeja presented a spectacular view of cricket in this match. The game was slowed down on the third day due to rain.
At the beginning of the third day, Rishabh Pant and Rahul were batting when suddenly it rained and the game had to be stopped.
Then after that when the rain stopped, Rishabh Pant immediately lost his wicket. After that Rahul and Jadeja played a good partnership, due to which India could get a significant lead.
The most interesting thing is that in this innings, India’s tail batsmen played amazing cricket and went on to take their lead to 95 runs.
At one point it seemed that India would take a lead of only 50 runs but Bumrah Shami and Siraj batted well and extended this lead to 95 runs.