After the end of a superb day of cricket, the umpires have decided to call it stumps for Day 3. First half of the day was dominated by a special maiden Test half century by Sam Curran, who single handedly made this a tricky game for India.
The second half was a 50:50 affair as England took five quick wickets for a start but again by the end of the day a crucial partnership between Kohli and Karthik brought this match to a balance. An exciting day 4 awaits, stay tuned!
Live Updates of England vs India Day 3:
# After 36 overs England 110/5 at stumps
# After 30 overs, India 101/5 with Kohli and Dinesh Karthik at the crease. Tricky situation this for both the teams.
# After 25 overs, India 83/5 with Virat Kohli and Karthik at the crease.
# After 22 Overs, India 67/4 with Virat Kohli and night watchman Ravichandran Ashwin at the crease.
# OUT! Peach of a delivery by Stokes, moved late and kissed the edge of KL Rahul's willow. Easy catch for Bairstow. KL Rahul gone for 13. India are 46/3
# After 11 overs, India 35/2 with Virat Kohli and KL Rahul at the crease. This is a crucial partnership for India.
# OUT! what a poor shot by Dhawan and Bairstow was waiting for that edge. Huge wicket! Dhawan gone for 13.
# OUT! Stuart Broad scalps Murli Vijay at 6, IND 19/1 after 5.5 overs
# Indian batsmen comes out to bat
# Team England all out at 180, India need 194 runs to win
# After 49 overs, ENG 160/8 with Curran (48) and Broad (6) out in the middle
# With 46 overs bowled, ENG 139/8 with Broad (4) and Curran (33)
# After 35 overs, ENG 100/7 with Curran (11) and Rashid (3) at crease
# After 23 Overs, England are 65/3
# After 20 Overs, England are 56/3 with Bairstow and Malan at the crease.
# 15.1 Overs: OUT! Caught by Rahul!! Root walks back! Massive blow! Root c Rahul b Ashwin 14(35)
# After 13 Overs, England are 31/2
# After 12 Overs, England are 30/2 with Malan and Root at the crease.
# 7.4 Overs: OUT! Caught by Rahul!! Lovely from Ashwin! What a start for the Indian team as Jennings walks back to the pavillion. Jennings c Rahul b Ashwin 8(18)