India vs England, 4th Test, Day 1: Jasprit Bumrah bags 3 wickets as England fall for 246

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Aug 30, 2018, 11:13 PM(IST)

File photo of Jasprit Bumrah celebrating with his teammates. Photograph:( Reuters )

England were bowled out for 246 runs in their first innings on the opening day of the fourth Test. 

Sam Curran was the top-scorer for the hosts, scoring 78 runs. He was also involved in two half-century partnerships. 

Jasprit Bumrah bagged three wickets for India while Ishant Sharma, Ravichandran Ashwin and Mohammed Shami took two wickets apiece. 

India fielded an unchanged eleven from Nottingham, bringing an end to the 45-match streak of constant chopping and changing.

It was the first time in 39 Tests that Virat Kohli as captain fielded the same team as the previous match.

England first Innings

A Cook c Kohli b Hardik Pandya 17
K Jennings lbw b Bumrah 0
J Root lbw b Ishant 4
J Bairstow c Pant b Bumrah 6
B Stokes lbw b Shami 23
J Buttler c Kohli b Shami 21
MM Ali c Bumrah b Ashwin 40
SM Curran b Ashwin 78
AU Rashid lbw b Sharma 6
SCJ Broad lbw b Bumrah 17
JM Anderson not out 0

Extras: (B-23, LB-9, NB-2) 34

Total: (For 10 wickets in 76.4 overs) 246

Fall of wickets: 1-1, 2-15, 3-28, 4-36, 5-69, 6-86, 7-167, 8-177, 9-240, 10-246.

Bowling: 
JJ Bumrah 20-5-46-3
I Sharma 16-6-26-2
HH Pandya 8-0-51-1
Mohammed Shami 18-2-51-2
R Ashwin 14.4-3-40-2

(With inputs from PTI)

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