Jasprit Bumrah’s second 5 wicket haul in Test cricket, India inched closed to victory , Required 1 wicket to win first match.
England scored 311-9 after ended days 4, Adil Rashid and James Anderson were in beaten at the stumps as an extended session came to the end.
Chasing the massive 521 runs in the fourth innings, England were reeling on 84 four at launch on Day 4 but a terrific 169 run partnership between J Buttler and Ben Stokes frustrated the Indian bowlers.
India though need only one wicket now and they have a total of 90 overs to get it. For England probably rain can be their only savior.
England managed to take the game to day 5 here, Kohli has a wry smile on his face. India will come back tomorrow for one wicket. 93 overs bowled in the day and India picked 9 wickets.
J Buttler and B Stokes managed to keep India at bay for the day at least. Jasprit Bumrah dismissing Jos Buttler (106) and Jonny Bairstow (duck) on consecutive deliveries.
in the very next over of Bumrah dismissed Chris Woakes with a bouncer for 7 runs. in the other hand Hardik Pandya dismissed well as B Stokes with a very good delivery.
S Broad and A Rashid made a quick 50 runs partnership but Bumrah dismissed Broad to claim his fifth wickets of the innings.
in the second innings, England is 311-9 and required 210 runs with 1 wicket in hand. Except Ben Stokes and Jos buttler no one play a long partnership.
Jasprit Bumrah picked his 2nd fifth wickets in test career, he just 85-5, Ishant Sharma took two wickets in 20 overs and M Shami, H Pandya picked each 1 wicket.
Team India will safe the trophy , however to win the series India must win the remaining test match