The climate forecast for Friday (August 6) shouldn’t be trying very shiny over Trent Bridge in Nottingham for Day Three of the primary Take a look at between India and England. Rain and dangerous mild performed havoc on the second day with India ending play at 125/4 in 46.4 overs in reply to England’s 183 all out within the first innings.
On Day 3, the play began on time however even earlier than two overs may very well be accomplished rain once more curtailed its approach into the competition as umpires signalled for the covers. India at the moment are batting at 132/4 with the competition at present at halt.
As per newest replace, the play is more likely to resume at 4:35 pm IST.
If there isn’t a additional rain, play will resume at 12:05 native time (4:35PM IST). Lunch has been delayed to 13:30 native time (6:00PM IST). #ENGvIND
— BCCI (@BCCI) August 6, 2021
Match has stopped as soon as once more resulting from rain and we expect the play to renew quickly.
Solely 33.4 overs of play was doable on the second day with darkish clouds and rain stopping the sport. The climate forecast for Friday doesn’t look very shiny both with a yellow warning of thunderstorm being made for Nottingham by the climate division. The Met division additional predicts principally cloudy and breezy circumstances, with a few morning showers adopted by thunderstorms within the afternoon. The temperature will hover round 19 levels Celsius on Friday.
Seamer James Anderson received the most recent spherical of his duel with India captain Virat Kohli and dragged England again into the competition on a rain-marred second day of the opening Take a look at on Thursday (August 5). Anderson struck twice in two balls to inject contemporary pleasure into the match earlier than intermittent rain washed away practically all the closing session with India stranded on 125/4.
Opener KL Rahul was batting on 57, whereas Rishabh Pant was on seven with the vacationers nonetheless 58 behind England’s first innings whole of 183. Anderson, who’s now tied with former India spinner Anil Kumble on 619 check wickets, will want two days to finish his 14th over within the match.
Resuming on 21 for no loss, India had a near-perfect morning session at Trent Bridge. The partnership between their openers was inching in the direction of the century mark when Ollie Robinson bounced out Rohit Sharma for 36 with the ultimate supply earlier than lunch.
Anderson returned from the break to dismiss the dour Cheteshwar Pujara and Kohli in successive deliveries with Jos Buttler taking each the catches behind the stumps. Pujara made 4 and Kohli fell for a golden duck, the India captain trying crestfallen after being bested by his nemesis.
Ajinkya Rahane might have been run out even earlier than he opened his account however the India vice-captain didn’t be taught his lesson and his luck ran out quickly. After the rain had pressured an early tea, two makes an attempt had been made to get on with the match however a complete of three balls may very well be bowled earlier than the umpires known as it a day.