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India v England 2nd Test 2021

India v England 2nd Test 2021

India v England 2nd Test 2021, Saturday 13th – Wednesday 17th February 2021.

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India v England 2nd Test, Chennai

Saturday 13th – Wednesday 17th February 2021

India won the toss and elected to bat

Chennai Scorecard

MA Chidambaram Stadium

India won by 317 runs

World Test Championship Table

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  1. Rohit Sharma
  2. Shubman Gill
  3. Cheteshwar Pujara
  4. Virat Kohli (Captain)
  5. Ajinkya Rahane
  6. Rishabh Pant (Wkt)
  7. Axar Patel
  8. Ravichandran Ashwin
  9. Kuldeep Yadav
  10. Ishant Sharma
  11. Mohammed Siraj


  1. Rory Burns
  2. Dom Sibley
  3. Dan Lawrence
  4. Joe Root (Captain)
  5. Ben Stokes
  6. Ollie Pope
  7. Ben Foakes (Wkt)
  8. Moeen Ali
  9. Stuart Broad
  10. Olly Stone
  11. Jack Leach
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** 2nd Test Chennai Reports **

Chennai Part II – India look for right spin combination as England chase history

Bess’ fate sealed by inconsistency and fatigue as England pick Ali for second Test

Root calls for ‘real squad effort’ as England make four changes to winning team


Saturday 13th February 2021

Sharma 161 gives India control on spinning deck

Rohit Sharma sprinkles perfection on a Chepauk turner


Sunday 14th February 2021

India turn screw as Ashwin rolls through England with five-for

English attitudes towards turning pitches need to change


Monday 15th February 2021

Ashwin hundred flattens England as India close in

Foakes’ futile masterclass highlights the plight of the specialist keeper


Tuesday 16th February 2021

Patel five-for seals crushing India win to level series

Ali chooses to leave Test tour despite eight-wicket return

Spurned Ali begins the long kiss goodnight after ‘choosing’ to leave India tour

Root, Silverwood apologise to Ali for home-going comments