India vs England Live Cricket Score Chennai Test Live Updates: A four-Test series between India and England is starting from today. International cricket has returned to India after a year long wait. Team India has suffered a big setback due to the injury of Akshar Patel just before the match.
Chepak’s pitch is very slow. This pitch is nothing for fast bowlers. As time passes, the pitch will help spin bowlers more. Team India’s bet on landing with three spinners can prove to be a success in this match. After 10 overs, England score 20 runs without any loss.
Ashwin has been brought on bowling. Burns may have to face trouble on Ashwin’s balls. Ashwin is one of the most dangerous bowlers for left-handed batsmen at present. Ashwin has taken 377 wickets in 75 Tests.
Chennai pitch looks very slow in the first hour of the first day. There is nothing for fast bowlers on this pitch. Bumrah or Ishant have not yet received any bounce. England score 10 runs after seven overs. Captain Virat Kohli may soon change the bowling and bring Ashwin.
England openers Sibley and Burns are playing well. After five overs, England score 10 runs without any loss. Burns has scored 7 runs while Sibley has two. India are waiting for the first wicket. Bumrah Ishant continues to bowl.
Joe Root is playing his 100th Test. Root made his Test debut against India. Not only this, Root also played his 50th Test against India. Root is the first player to have played his first, 50th and 100th Test against the same team.
Bumrah is throwing his first over in Test cricket on Indian soil. Bumrah has played 17 matches before the Chennai Test but all of them have been on foreign soil. After two overs, England score two runs without any loss.
England opener Rory Burns and Sibley have arrived on the field. Sibley was not part of the Test series against Sri Lanka. Ishant Sharma is playing his 98th Test match. Ishant will start bowling for India. The Chennai Test is being played at the ground without an audience.
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