New Delhi: The second Test match of the series is being played between India and England (IND vs ENG) at the historic ground of Lord’s today. After the first match was washed away due to rain, both the teams are eyeing a good start in the second Test. While India’s Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul are laying a solid foundation for Team India. Meanwhile, Hitman proved everyone wrong, batting brilliantly against England and scored a half-century.
Rohit Sharma’s ‘hit’ show
In the second test match, after winning the toss, England have decided to bowl first. Team India’s opening pair Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul, who came out to bat first, gave a good start to the team by performing amazingly. At the same time, Rohit Sharma, showing the power of his bat, scored a half-century in 83 balls.
This half-century is very special for Rohit as this is Rohit’s first fifty in Test cricket on England soil. This is Rohit’s fourth Test in England. Earlier, in 3 matches played in England, he could never touch the 50 mark. However, he has now done this feat on the historic ground of Lord’s.
Let us tell you that the captain of India Virat Kohli has not been able to cross even the 25 mark on the Lord’s ground till date.
KL Rahul and Rohit created history
In the Lord’s Test, Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul have given a great start to Team India. Till the time of writing the news, 27 overs of India’s innings have been completed and Team India has scored 78 runs without losing any wicket. This is the first time since 1952 that the Indian opening pair have made a half-century partnership in the first innings of a Test match at Lord’s.