Finally the England innings comes to a close. After a slam-bam morning session. After hitting 3 centuries by three England Batsman Joe Root(124), Moeen Ali(117) and Ben Stokes(128) England manage to get the perfect score on the board. 537 is a massive score in the first innings of a five-match Test series. Moeen got his hundred in the morning and Stokes followed him in the afternoon.

Ind Vs Eng: England first inning come to an end with a massive score of 537
Ben Stokes hit 128 to give England a good command on 2nd day

England – 537/10 (159.3 overs )

Full scorecard of England First Innings

Alastair Cook (c) lbw b R Jadeja21472044.68
Haseeb Hameed lbw b Ashwin 31826037.80
Joe Root c & b Umesh12418011168.89
Ben Duckett c A Rahane b Ashwin 13173076.47
Moeen Ali b Shami11721313054.93
Ben Stokes c W Saha b Umesh12823513254.47
Jonny Bairstow c W Saha b Shami46575280.70
Woakesc W Saha b R Jadeja481050.00
Adil Rashidc Umesh b R Jadeja5201025.00
Zafar Ansari lbw b A Mishra32833038.55
Broad Not out6160037.50

Total 4s hit – 58

Total 6s hit – 5


Fall Off Wickets

47-1 (Alastair Cook, 15.1), 76-2 (Haseeb Hameed, 26.3), 102-3 (Ben Duckett, 32.3), 281-4 (Joe Root, 80.5), 343-5 (Moeen Ali, 99.4), 442-6 (Jonny Bairstow, 120.5), 451-7 (Chris Woakes, 123.4), 465-8 (Adil Rashid, 129.6), 517-9 (Ben Stokes, 152.5), 537-10 (Zafar Ansari, 159.3)


Indian Bowling Performance

BowlerOversMaidenRunsWicketNo BallWideEco.
Mohammed Shami 28.15652002.31
Umesh Yadav31.531122003.52
Ravindra Jadeja 304863102.87
Amit Mishra23.33981004.17


Now lets see how Virat Kohli Army will handle this.

Match Info

Match – Ind vs Eng, 1st Test, England tour of India, 2016-17

Date – Wednesday, November 09, 2016 – Sunday, November 13, 2016

Toss – England won the toss and opt to bat

Venue – Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot

India Squad – Playing XI

Murali Vijay, Gautam Gambhir, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Amit Mishra, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami

England Squad – Playing XI

Alastair Cook (c), Haseeb Hameed, Joe Root, Ben Duckett, Moeen Ali, Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Chris Woakes, Zafar Ansari, Adil Rashid, Stuart Broad

This is the first test match of the England Vs India test series.


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