West Indies will want to forget the Day 1 of the first Test as Virat Kohli-led India won the toss and elected to bat first and piled a score of 364/4 by the end of the day as debutant Prithvi Shaw smashed a century to become the youngest Indian to score a Test ton on his debut. Day 2 of the Rajkot Test offer lot of excitement as Virat Kohli eyes Test century no. 24 as India look to build a mountain of runs in from of visitors Windies.
Rishabh Pant joined Kohli with just a few overs left in the day and he played his usual positive game and goes in at stumps unbeaten on 17 including the only six of the day.
HERE ARE THE Highlights from Day 2 of India vs West Indies 1st Test:
Stumps ! Team India in full control of this Test match as West Indies finish on 94/6 at on Day 2. Windies trail by 555 runs with 4 wickets remaining in the innings.
Bowled!! Kuldeep Yadav sends Shane Dowrich to pavillion. West Indies are 74/6.
Ravindra Jadeja to Sunil Ambris, out caught by Ajinka Rahane. West Indies 49/5 after 16.1 overs
Time for drinks! After 14 overs, West Indies are 34/4
After 9 Overs, West Indies are 20/2
After 6 Overs, West Indies are 12/2
Looks like West Indies have got it all wrong. Shami is hitting those perfect spots and both Powell and Brathwaite struggled to cope with it.
4.1 Overs: OUT! An early double for Shami! What a spell! K Powell lbw b Shami 1(6)
2.2 Overs: OUT! Shami strikes early and its the big wicket of Brathwaite! Kraigg Brathwaite b Shami 2(10)
Skipper Virat Kohli signals from the balcony, India declares at 649/9
CENTURY! Ravindra Jadeja hits his maiden century and what a rollercoaster knock this has been! A slow start but a blazing end. The Indian dressing room gives a rousing ovation to beloved JADDU!
After 147 Overs, India are 645/9
After 143 Overs, India are 624/8, with Umesh Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja at the crease.
FIFTY for Ravindra Jadeja and the iconic sword celebration by him takes over the cameras!
136.5 Overs: OUT! Kuldeep Yadav slogs his way out to the pavillion. Kuldeep Yadav lbw b Devendra Bishoo 12(32)
After 136 Overs, India are 570/7, with Kuldeep Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja at the crease.
128.1 Overs: OUT! Ashwin goes for cheap! Bishoo picks up his third. He has bowled his heart out. Ashwin c Dowrich b Devendra Bishoo 7(15)
After 128 Overs, India are 545/6
A message from Sachin Tendulkar!
Another outing, another century! A great habit to have. Keep it up... 👍 pic.twitter.com/ohQ50sZ3dU— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) October 5, 2018
123.4 Overs: OUT! Virat Kohli goes and Windies look ecstatic. Kohli c Devendra Bishoo b Sherman Lewis 139(230)
Play resumes after Lunch
India on 506/5 on Lunch, with Virat Kohli playing at 120 and Ravindra Jadeja at 19
After 106.3 Overs, India are 465/4