India 345-all out, England vs India, 5th Test match Day 5: England beat India by 118 runs, win 5-match series 4-1: Having sealed the series 3-1, England look set to give Alastair Cook a fairytale farewell with the men in blue facing an uphill task. In his last international Test, Cook knocked 147 off 286 balls while the skipper Root scored 125 on the penultimate day of 5th Test at Oval to grind the Indian bowling into submission. England declared their second innings on 423/8 with a mammoth target of 464 for the Indians.
ENGLAND VS INDIA 5th TEST MATCH DAY 5 HIGHLIGHTS
Pant gone!! IND 326/8 (81 Overs)
Pant is gone now for 114, he played well. Now, the chances look oblique for the men in blue even for a draw.
Wicket!! IND 326/6 (81 Overs)
End of the magnificent innings by Rahul. He is disappointed but he can be proud of that effort.
IND 298/5 (75 Overs)
Rishabh Pant hits maiden Test century. India need 166 runs to win
IND 290/5 (72 Overs)
Pant and Rahul have been absolutely brilliant, Pant is inching towards his century. Both have been patient to wait for the bad balls.
IND 270/5 (68 Overs)
IND 223/5 (57 Overs)
Rahul and Pant are looking comfortable at the crease. India can hope that they do not try anything silly as Jadeja is the only batsman left after them.
IND 167/5 (45 Overs) at Lunch
Rahul is dealing in boundaries after slamming his ton. It seems he's got into the zone!
Rahul on fire!
IND 152/5 (42 Overs)
KL Rahul slams 5th hundred and first of the series. India need 310 runs to win
IND 93/3 (30 Overs)
After Anderson's bowling attack, we see first change with Sam Curran replacing him, and he's causing trouble to Rahane.
IND 81/3 (24 Overs)
KL Rahul has prospered in this innings whilst playing later, and more behind the wicket. 56% of his runs in this innings have come behind square - only once has he made a 50+ score in Tests with more runs scored through that region. #ENGvIND pic.twitter.com/wp1A1nu32u— The Cricket Prof. (@CricProf) September 11, 2018
Fifty for KL Rahul
KL Rahul smashes his first fifty of the series.