Southampton: Scoreboard after India finished struggling at 107/4 in their second innings after England declared at 205/4 in their second innings and set a target of 445 runs for India at Stumps on fourth day of the third Investec test at The Rose Bowl here Wednesday.
In-form opener Murali Vijay was run out cheaply again for 12 while taking a quick single. Shortly after him, Pujara (2) was caught at first slip off Moeen Ali. Dhawan (37) and Kohli (28) built a 50 run partnership but it was soon broken by Joe Root who dismissed Dhawan again at slips. Soon after Kohli followed him back to the pavilion after being caught behind by Buttler off Ali.
Moeen Ali took 2 wickets for 33 runs in his 12 overs while Joe Root took 1 wicket.
India still need 333 more runs to win with 6 wickets in hand.
England 1st innings (569/7 dec.)
India 1st innings 330
England 2nd innings 205/4 declared
India 2nd innings (stumps day 4)
|Murali Vijay ||run out (Broad) ||12 |
|Shikhar Dhawan ||c Jordan b Root ||37 |
|Cheteshwar Pujara ||c Jordan b Ali ||2 |
|Virat Kohli ||c Buttler b Ali ||28 |
|Ajinkya Rahane ||not out ||18*|
|Rohit Sharma ||not out ||6*|
|Extras ||(b4, lb 5) ||9 |
|Total ||for 4 wickets (stumps day 4) ||112 |
|Overs ||Second Innings ||42 |
|Fall of wickets ||1-26 (Vijay), 2-29 (Pujara), 3-80 (Dhawan), 4-89 (Kohli) |
Still to bat: M. S. Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Pankaj Singh
|James Anderson||8 ||3||13||0|
|Chris Woakes||5||2 ||7||0|
|Moeen Ali ||12||2||33||2|
|Chirs Jordan ||5||0||22||0|
|Joe Root ||2||0||5||1|