Ahmedabad, Nov 18: Alastair Cook and Matt Prior defied Indian bowlers on the fourth day of the first Test here at Sardar Patel Stadium on Sunday. Cook's unbeaten 168 and Matt Prior's 84 not out took England to 340/5, a lead of 10.
Cook's big hundred and Prior's half century kept England's fight going. The duo was involved in a century partnership for the sixth wicket after the visitors were left in trouble at 199/5.
Captain Cook was exceptional in his long vigil at the crease.
Matt Prior shines in second innings
England wicketkeeper plays a shot during his half century on Sunday.
Pragyan Ojha spins out Kevin Pietersen, again
It is two in two innings as Pragyan Ojha dismisses Kevin Pietersen bowled on Sunday. A similar dismissal was seen in the first innings.
Umesh Yadav on a hat-trick
Umesh Yadav takes two wickets in two balls as he dismissed Ian Bell and Samit Patel on Sunday. He is seen here celebrating.
Matt Prior sends one to the fence
England batsman Matt Prior hits a boundary during his 84 not out innings in Ahmedabad on Sunday.