England captain Joe Root gained the toss and elected to bat in opposition to India. KL Rahul has been drafted into the facet rather than the injured Shubman Gill, with Mayank Agarwal additionally struggling a concussion two days earlier than the match. India have opted for the only real spinner in Ravindra Jadeja as Ravichandran Ashwin has been ignored, whereas Ishant Sharma has additionally not been picked. Mohammed Siraj and Shardul Thakur have are available. It will probably be a troublesome problem for Virat Kohli, contemplating India’s current defeat within the World Test Championship (WTC) last in opposition to New Zealand. The Kane Williamson-led facet gained by eight wickets within the WTC last. Kohli additionally acquired loads of criticism for his staff choice within the WTC last. Against England, he will probably be hoping to not repeat these errors. Meanwhile, Joe Root will probably be relying lots on his pacers and is predicted to rotate between Stuart Broad and James Anderson, conserving their age in thoughts. Ben Stokes’ absence will probably be an enormous blow to England’s ambitions in opposition to India. The all-rounder pulled out as a consequence of psychological well being points. (LIVE SCORECARD)
1st Test Live Cricket Updates And Score, India (IND) vs England (ENG) From Trent Bridge, Nottingham
England Look To Bounce Back!
After shedding Rory Burns early, Zak Crawley and Dominic Sibley are going properly.
Another FOUR, Crawley this time. Placed it to sweeper cowl. Length ball from Jasprit Bumrah and Crawley made no mistake in selecting up.
Shami to Sibley, FOUR properly performed, flicks it away to superb leg.
Bumrah to Crawley, FOUR on the up and fantastically positioned to the covers.
England In Rebuilding Process!
Zak Crawley and Dominic Sibley are within the strategy of rebuilding for England after the early wicket
England 8/1 (6 overs)
Zak Crawley- 7*
Dominic Sibley- 1*
Bumrah to Crawley, 3 runs, to deep mid-wicket.
England 5/1 (4.2 overs)
Indian Pacers On Top!
Just two runs within the first 4 overs with a lack of one wicket for England. Indian pacers Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami have utterly dominated the English batsmen until now.
England 2/1 (4 overs)
Bumrah to Crawley, 1 run. First run for England.
Back To Back Maiden Overs!
Another maiden over, this by Mohammed Shami. India have 4 quick bowlers enjoying on this match and the wicket seems to be good for them going forward.
England 0/1 (2 overs)
Bumrah In Attack!
England openers Rory Burns and Dominic Sibley are on the crease. Jasprit Bumrah will get the ball.
England Playing XI!
Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, and Sam Curran are again within the England Test staff. Pacer Ollie Robinson additionally comes again within the enjoying XI.
England (Playing XI): Rory Burns, Dominic Sibley, Zak Crawley, Joe Root(c), Jonny Bairstow, Daniel Lawrence, Jos Buttler(w), Sam Curran, Ollie Robinson, Stuart Broad, James Anderson
India Playing XI!
KL Rahul will open with Rohit Sharma. No Ravichandran Ashwin and Ishant Sharma within the enjoying XI.
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant(w), Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj
England Win Toss, Opt To Bat!
England have gained the toss and elected to bat first within the first Test match in opposition to India at Trent Bridge, Nottingham.
Vaughan Predicts Scoreline!
England Michael Vaughan has predicted India to win the collection 3-1.
Start Of WTC 2!
This collection will even kick off the second cycle of the World Test Championship. The factors system on this WTC is easy, each Test win has the identical variety of factors regardless of the variety of matches.
12 factors for every win, a draw will fetch 4 factors whereas a tied sport will give 6 factors to each the groups.
Who Will Open With Rohit!
There’s plenty of hypothesis on the Indian enjoying XI after Mayank Agarwal obtained injured and dominated out of the primary Test match. As of now, India have the choice of going with KL Rahul or Hanuma Vihari for the opening slot with Rohit Sharma. Rahul scored a century within the observe sport that has undoubtedly made his rivalry stronger however that century got here when he batted within the center order at No.5. The final time when Rahul performed a Test match in England in 2018 he scored an excellent century however after that, he was dropped from the staff with a string of poor performances. Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav have been additionally added to the squad earlier however the duo is not going to characteristic within the opening Test match.