Lead for England
India set a good score on the fourth day at Lord’s. Joe Root’s century helped England score 391 runs. He has a 27-run first innings lead. Root scored 180 off 321 balls. Root scored half of the team’s total. For India, Mohammad Siraj took four wickets and Ishant Sharma three. The Indian openers batted brilliantly in the first innings. The 100-run partnership between the two laid the foundation for India. Rohit scored 83 runs while Rahul scored 129 runs. Veteran pacer James Anderson took 5 wickets for England.
On the fourth day, there is a possibility of light rain. India are aiming for a better score.