IND Vs ENG: England bowled out for 205 in the first innings, Akshar Patel took four wickets

IND Vs ENG 4th Test: In the last Test match being played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, England are piled on for 205 runs in the first innings. England won the toss and decided to bat first, but their start was very bad. England’s team could not recover after a poor start and were all out on the very first day. Left-arm spinner Akshar Patel took four wickets for 68 runs, bowling brilliantly.

For England, Ben Stokes scored the highest 55 runs off 121 balls with the help of six fours and two sixes. Apart from them, Daniel Lawrence scored 46, Ollie Pope scored 29 and Johnny Bairstow scored 28 while James Anderson remained unbeaten with 10 runs.

Apart from Akshar from India, Ravichandran Ashwin took three wickets for 47 runs, Mohammad Siraj took two wickets for 45 and Washington Sundar took one wicket for 14 runs. Ishant Sharma remained empty handed for 23 runs.

England captain Joe Root’s decision to bat first after winning the toss proved wrong again. England’s openers could not get the team off to a good start. However, Root was also out early and England had lost three wickets for just 30 runs.

For England, Stokes scored an innings of 55 runs. Lawrence, returning after dropping in the last match, played a 45-run innings. But before the bowling of Akshar Patel and Ashwin, the rest of England and all the batsmen proved to be unsuccessful. Akshar Patel is playing the third Test in this series and so far he has taken 22 wickets.

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