Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja had a Wonderful Partnership on the First Day

Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja had a Wonderful Partnership on the First Day

Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja had a Wonderful Partnership on the First Day

The fifth Test match between Imran and India is underway in Birmingham. In the last Test match of the series, England won the toss and invited India to bat first. Batting first, India’s first four batsmen were dismissed for 63 runs. India’s openers Shabman Gill (17) and Pujara (13) soon returned to the pavilion While Hanuman Vehari scored 20 and Virat Kohli 11 runs. After four quick dismissals, India’s batting was taken over by Rashab Pant and Jadeja. Together, they put on a formidable partnership of 222 runs and strengthened their team’s position to win the match. Rishab Pant scored a magnificent century and was dismissed for 146 while Jadeja is unbeaten on 83 *.  At the end of the first day, India scored 338 runs for the loss of 7 wickets. For England, James Anderson took 3 wickets and Potts took 2 wickets and Joe Root and Ben Stokes took one wicket each. The first day of the fifth Test in Birmingham was affected by rain and 73 overs were played on the first day. India scored a run rate of 4.63 on the first day. The first day of the last and fifth Test match of the series was won by the Indian team.

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