India scored ton of run in Chennai: Lead by 105 runs

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Monday, December 19th, 2016 | 0

Fifth Test between India and England has come to a turning point. Almost fourth day of the Chennai test is going to end but but innings of India has yet to end. They already lead by 105 runs according to the recent news where England scored 477 runs by losing their all wickets in the first innings. After making a big score, English team thought that it would be enough to stop Indian batsman probably and he was about to true. But, English bowlers failed to judge themselves completely in this test and India has already added a ton of runs to the scoreboard. At the end of 165 overs, Men in Blues has scored total 582 runs by losing only five wickets and yet to declare the innings.

India scored ton of run in Chennai: Lead by 105 runs

So, the chance of English team to win minimum one match where the series consists of five matches. They already lost the series by 3 – 0 and drawn just one. This is their last test in this tour and they were hoping to win it but the chance is getting poorer day by day. If they could able to packet India within few runs in the first innings, then perhaps they could get a chance but Indian batting line up is so stronger than any others. After 31 innings, Indian openers made a long partnership of 152 runs where they start the 3rd day of Chennai test with 60 runs by losing no wicket. But their partnership was broken after making 152 runs when Patel was out with his 71 runs innings personally. Moeen Ali took the wicket. Later, Pujara tried to make another partnership but failed and got out with only 16 runs. Legendary India captain Virat Kohli was also dim in this day and out so fast by making only 15 runs so far. But later, Nair has come to bat and made a good partnership with Rahul.This would be the last chance for Nair where he failed to prove himself in last two matches where he got chance by replacing Rahane due to injury. Their partnership has added 161 runs to the scoreboard. Rahul scored 199 runs and unfortunately given a catch to Buttler. Nair is still in the bat and has scored already a double century which was his first century as well as his first double century in Test.

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