Ind vs Eng Second Test, Day 2: At stumps England trail by 352 runs

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 19 November 2016, 11:16 AM
India vs England test series 2016 - Joe Root looks set to resurrect England innings (Getty Images)
India vs England test series 2016 - Joe Root looks set to resurrect England innings (Getty Images)

Match summary: Day 2

At stumps on day 2, England are 103 for the loss of five wickets, trailing by 352 runs. England began its 1st innings on a tentative note and lost some quick wickets to the guile of Ravichandran Ashwin. The Indian bowlers put tremendous pressure on the English players as both seamers and spinners used the bounce and turn of the wicket to good effect.

The Indian 1st innings folded for 455 on the second day as the England spinners, Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid used the turn and bounce of the wicket to the utmost extent.

Earlier, Ravichandran Ashwin and debutant Jayant Yadav rescued India after the fall of some quick wickets in the morning. 

The Indian innings faltered as skipper Virat Kohli, Wriddhiman Saha and Ravindra Jadeja were snapped up by England spinner Moeen Ali.

Live Cricket Score: India vs England, 2nd Test, Day 2

Indian batsmen will aim to build a huge first innings score after captain Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara's heroics with the bat on Day one of the Visakhapatnam Test.

Virat Kohli and Ravichandran Ashwin will begin the innings on the second day and the Indian team will be heavily banking on its skipper to put pressure on England.

Kohli is in sublime touch and the way he has dominated England bowlers throughout his innings of 151 bodes well for the Indian camp.

After initial jitters, Kolhi and Pujara hit centuries to take India to a commanding position.

Opener Lokesh Rahul and off spinner Jayant Yadav have replaced Gautam Gambhir and Amit Mishra respectively in the match. 

India vs England, 2nd Test, Day 2

Live Updates

#England 103/5 at stumps on Day 2, trail India by 352 runs

#Moeen Ali out lbw b Jayant Yadav, England are 81 for 5

#England score 80/4 in 34 overs.

# England lose their fourth wicket as Joe Root goes after scoring a well compiled half century.

#England lose their third wicket as Ben Duckett is bowled by Ravichandran Ashwin after scoring five runs

#England 67/2 in 25 overs 

#Haseeb Hameed run out after scoring 13 runs

#England 20/1 in 7 overs as Alastair Cook falls after scoring two runs

# India 455/10 in 129.4 overs Ist innings

# India's score 422/7 in 121.6 overs 

# Ravichandran Ashwin hit a brilliant half century to rescue Indian innings after early strikes by England bowlers

# Ravichandran Ashwin and Jayant Yadav displayed exceptional batting to take India's score past 400.

# Ravindra Jadeja goes for 0 as Moeen Ali takes three wickets, India's score - 365/7 in 105. 2 overs

# Wriddhiman Saha goes for 3 runs

#Wriddhiman Saha comes out to bat and joins Ravichandran Ashwin in the middle.

#Indian skipper Virat Kohli out for 167, score 355/5 in 100.4 overs

#India begin Day two - score 333/4