The fourth match of the five-match Test series being played between India and England is being played at the Cunnington Oval.On the second day of the match, India had dropped England's five wickets for just 62 runs, despite the team scoring 290 runs and taking a 99-run lead.After the end of the day's play, Indian fast bowler Umesh Yadav admitted that Team India had made a mistake.
Umesh said in the virtual press conference, "You can say because the way we started the day and got two wickets within the first 40 minutes. I think after that our performance declined and we just Spent around 40 runs in 7 or 8 overs."
He further said, "The result was that the batsmen were able to come back and get the momentum. When the ball was not swinging and spinning, we saw that the England batsmen batted fiercely. We also made mistakes that made things worse. Couldn't hold tight. After losing two wickets, he allowed a lot of runs in the middle game. However, after that, the Indian team came back well and knew how to bowl.
Batting after losing the toss in the first innings, India scored 191 runs on the back of half-centuries from captain Virat Kohli and Shardul Thakur.England in reply scored 290 runs after losing 5 wickets for 52 runs.Ollie Pope and Chris Woakes scored half-centuries for England.At the end of the second day's play, India had scored 43 runs for no loss in the second innings.Rohit Sharma was playing 20 while KL Rahul was scoring 22 runs.
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