ENG vs IND: Third day’s play over, Team India took a lead of 257 runs
India has a lead of 257 runs. James Anderson, Stuart Broad and Ben Stokes took one wicket each from the England team.
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The third day of the last match of the five-Test series between Team India and England was played today. Team India is in a very strong position. Team India has made 125 for the loss of three wickets in 45 overs in the second innings. Cheteshwar Pujara 50 runs and Rishabh Pant 30 runs are standing at the crease. Now Team India has a lead of 257 runs. James Anderson, Stuart Broad and Ben Stokes took one wicket each from the England team.
Team India’s legendary batsman Cheteshwar Pujara completed his half-century in 139 balls. Pujara took a single off the second ball of the 45th over of Joe Root’s innings and brought the personal score to 50. This is Cheteshwar Pujara’s 33rd half-century in Tests.
Let us tell you that the England team was reduced to 284 runs after batting in 61.3 overs. Mohammad Siraj got Matthew Potts caught by Shreyas Iyer. Potts returned to the pavilion after scoring 19 runs in 18 balls with the help of 3 fours and 1 six. Team India got a lead of 132 runs on the basis of first innings.
Talk about the bowlers of Team India’s bowlers performed brilliantly. In England’s first innings, captain Jasprit Bumrah bowled 19 overs and took 3 wickets after spending 68 runs. Mohammad Siraj bowled 11.3 overs and took four wickets after spending 66 runs. Mohammed Shami bowled 22 overs and ended