India v England First Test Day 5 Live Update Today is the 5th and last day of the first match of the four Test series between India and England. India’s England set a target of 420 to win the Chennai Test on the fourth day. On the fifth day, India started the innings at 1 for 39. As of this writing, India are 1 wicket in 18 oversDamage scored 57 runs. Cheteshwar Pujara and Sumana Gill were present at the crease.
India’s second innings
Rohit Sharma and Shumana Gill started India’s second innings. Rohit Sharma Jack Lease Ball Rohit lost his wicket.
India and England face off in the first match at the Chennai MA Chidambaram Stadium. England scored 578 in the first innings in reply to which the Indian team was able to score 337 runs. Instead of giving a follow-on on the fourth day, England batted in the second innings, where the entire team was bowled out for 178 before R Ashwin’s superb bowling. Ashwin won by 6 runs for 61 runs. England had a 241-run lead in the first innings while India set a target of 420 for 178.
India’s playing XI
Rohit Sharma, Shumana Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (capt), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Washington Handsome, R Ashwin, Shahbaz Nadeem, Ishant Sharma and Jaspreet Bumrah.
England’s playing XI
Rory Burns, Dom Silly, Daniel Lawrence, Joe Root (capt), Ben Stokes, Oli Pope, Jose Butler (wicketkeeper), Dom Base, Joffra Archer, Jack Leach and James Anderson.