हिन्दीಕನ್ನಡമലയാളംதமிழ்తెలుగు

PICTURES: India-England Nagpur Test Day 1

Posted by:
Updated: Thursday, December 13, 2012, 17:13 [IST]
 
Share this on your social network:
   Facebook Twitter Google+    Comments Mail

Nagpur, Dec 13: It was a struggle for batsmen on the first day of the India-England Test here at Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Stadium on Thursday. England ended the day on 199/5 in 97 overs.

The fourth and final Test of the series saw England winning the toss and electing to field. However, their batsmen found it difficult on a slow and low pitch. Kevin Pietersen stood out for his 73-run knock.

India's debutant Ravindra Jadeja impressed with ball taking the big wickets of Jonathan Trott and Pietersen.

Here are the images from first day's play.

ThatsCricket

India-England fourth Test: Action from day 1

Ishant Sharma successfully appeals for Alastair Cook's wicket in Nagpur.

India-England fourth Test: Action from day 1

Ravindra Jadeja is ecstatic after dismissing Jonathan Trott for his maiden Test wicket. Jadeja is seen here celebrating with Sachin Tendulkar as Trott walks back to pavilion.

India-England fourth Test: Action from day 1

Alastair Cook walks back after given out LBW by umpire Kumar Dharamasena off Ishant Sharma's bowling. Cook was out for just 1 run. However, he was unlucky to be given out.

India-England fourth Test: Action from day 1

Sachin Tendulkar is seen during the first day's play.

India-England fourth Test: Action from day 1

Indian players are seen during a drinks break. Kevin Pietersen is seen stretching on the ground.

India-England fourth Test: Action from day 1

MS Dhoni and Gautam Gambhir head back to the pavilion during lunch break.

India-England fourth Test: Action from day 1

Ravindra Jadeja celebrates after dismissing Kevin Pietersen on Thursday.

Story first published:  Thursday, December 13, 2012, 15:44 [IST]

Please read our comments and moderation policy before posting

Write Comments