India vs England, 4th Test, Day 4, Live Cricket Score: Shardul Thakur, Rishabh Pant 50s Help India Set England 368 To Win


IND vs ENG, 4th Test, Day 4, Live Cricket Score: Shardul Thakur, Rishabh Pant 50s Help India Set England 368 To Win

IND vs ENG, 4th Test Live Score: Shardul Thakur and Rishabh Pant scored epic fifties.© Twitter

Shardul Thakur and Rishabh Pant scored incredible individual fifties as India set England a target of 368 runs to win on Day 4 of the fourth Test at The Oval. Post Tea, England dismissed the visitors for 466 runs as they got rid of Jasprit Bumrah and Umesh Yadav quickly. England’s Rory Burns and Haseeb Hameed will be looking to provide a good start as the home team aim to overhaul a daunting target. Earlier, India lost the wickets of Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja and Ajinkya Rahane in the morning session. as Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes jolted the visitors in the first session. However, Pant and Shardul batted incredibly together to take India to a competitive score. Yesterday, Rohit Sharma smashed his maiden overseas Test century as the visitors increased their lead in the final session on Day 3. The tourists ended Day 3 with 270 for three at Stumps, after bad light ended play. (LIVE SCORECARD)

India Vs England 4th Test, Day 4 Live Updates From The Oval, London

  • 21:12 (IST)

    England Get Underway !

    After two maiden overs, England get off the mark

    ENG 1/0 after 2.1 overs – Need 367 more to win

  • 21:11 (IST)

    Injury Scare !

    Rohit and Pujara are having some discomfort and haven’t taken the field for now

  • 21:09 (IST)

    Bumrah To Start From Other End !

    Great first over from Umesh, ends in a maiden

    ENG 0/0 after 1 over – Need 368 runs to win

    Jasprit Bumrah to bowl from the other end

  • 21:03 (IST)

    England 2nd Innings Starts !

    Openers Rory Burns and Haseeb Hameed are in the middle as Umesh Yadav starts proceedings for India

    END 0/0 after 0.1 overs – Need 368 to win

  • 20:55 (IST)

    India All-Out !

    Innings End !

    India have been all-out for 466 runs, thereby setting England a 368-run target to win the 4th Test

    Overton dismissed a dangerous looking Umesh after Tea

    IND 466 all out 

    Rohit Sharma 127,

    Shardul Thakur 60

    Chris Woakes 3/83

  • 20:42 (IST)

  • 20:39 (IST)

    India Consolidate Lead !

    India’s lead goes past the 350-run mark now with Bumrah and Umesh hitting boundaries at will

    IND 450/8 after 145.2 overs – Lead by 351 runs

  • 20:35 (IST)

    Overton Starts Post Tea !

    Craig Overton starts proceedings in the final session as Bumrah and Umesh aim to extend India’s lead

    IND 445/8 after 144.3 overs – Lead by 346 runs

  • 20:15 (IST)

    Tea – Day 4 !

    Tea Taken !

    An amazing session for the Indians as they extend their lead to 346 runs with 2 wickets still in hand

    Shardul Thakul and Rishabh Pant stole the show as they scored their individual fifties to propel India

    IND 445/8 after 144 overs

    Jasprit Bumrah 19*

  • 19:50 (IST)

    Pant Scores Fifty And Departs !

    Rishabh Pant scored a remarkable 50 but soon got out to Moeen Ali as India lost their eighth wicket

    IND 414/8 after 138 overs – Lead by 315 runs

  • 19:47 (IST)

  • 19:39 (IST)

    The Shardul Show !

    Shardul is in fine form as he dismisses Robinson straight down the ground for a boundary

    IND 411/6 after 136 overs – Lead by 312 runs

  • 19:31 (IST)

  • 19:27 (IST)

    Six !

    A huge six puts Shardul at the brink of back-to-back fifties in the Test

    IND 388/6 after 133.1 overs – Lead by 289 runs

  • 19:19 (IST)

    Big Let Off !

    Run-out chance missed by Ali as Shardul was stranded half-way down the pitch while trying to complete a single

    IND 376/6 after 131.3 overs – Lead by 277 runs

  • 19:08 (IST)

    Pant-Shardul Frustrate England !

    Pant and Shardul continue to frustrate England with their gritty partnership as India extend lead

    IND 375/6 after 130 overs – Lead by 274 runs

  • 18:54 (IST)

    India Consolidate Lead !

    India are adding runs at a brisk pace now as Pant and Shardul look more comfortable in the middle

    IND 372/6 after 127 overs – Lead by 271 runs

  • 18:45 (IST)

    Pant-Shardul Bring 50-Run Stand !

    Shardul and Pant have now added 51 runs in 85 deliveries for the seventh wicket as India continue to extend lead

    IND 363/6 after 125 overs – Lead by 264 runs

  • 18:32 (IST)

    Four !

    It was about time, really

    Pant charges to Ali and hits him for a four straight over the bowler’s head

    IND 353/6 after 122.4 overs – Lead by 252 runs

  • 18:21 (IST)

    Four !

    Shardul has picked up from where he left off in the first innings, hitting Woakes through the covers for a boundary

    IND 343/6 after 119.4 overs – Lead by 244 runs

  • 18:19 (IST)

    Chris Woakes Into The Attack !

    Chris Woakes starts from the other end against Rishabh Pant as England eye more wickets

    IND 339/6 after 119.1 overs – Lead by 240 runs

  • 18:16 (IST)

    Ali Starts Post Lunch !

    India are showing positive intent against Moeen Ali, who has begun proceedings after Lunch

    IND 334/6 after 118.4 overs – Lead by 235 runs

  • 17:37 (IST)

    Lunch – 4th Test, Day 4 !

    Lunch Taken !

    England roared back in the morning session on Day 4 as they claimed three Indian wickets 

    Jadeja, Rahane and Kohli were sent back with Woakes taking two and Ali taking one wicket

    IND 329/6 after 118 overs – Lead by 230 runs

    Rishabh Pant 16*

    Shardul Thakur 11*

  • 17:31 (IST)

    Four !

    Shardul hits a superb straight drive for a boundary off Overton

    IND 329/6 after 117.3 overs – Lead by 230 runs

  • 17:21 (IST)

    India Holding On !

    Pant and Thakur will try to negotiate the few overs left before Lunch as England mount the pressure

    IND 315/6 after 115 overs – Lead by 216 runs

  • 17:06 (IST)

  • 16:57 (IST)

    Pant Playing Cautiously !

    Pant is curbing his natural instinct and playing cautiously for the time being while Kohli is also inching closer to his fifty

    IND 304/5 after 109.4 overs – Lead by 205 runs

  • 16:48 (IST)

    India Lead by 200 Runs !

    India lead by 200 runs now as skipper Virat Kohli is staying strong at the crease 

    IND 299/5 after 107.2 overs

  • 16:43 (IST)

    India Lead by 199 Runs !

    Rishabh Pant and Virat Kohli will need to add some crucial runs in order to set a daunting target for England to chase as the visitors reach towards a 200-run lead

    IND 298/5 after 106 overs

  • 16:30 (IST)

  • 16:19 (IST)

    Wicket – Woakes Gets Jadeja !

    Chris Woakes gets the breakthrough for England as he removes Jadeja for 17 runs off 59 balls

    A close LBW call which was unsuccessfully reviewd by the batsman

    IND 296/4 after 101.2 overs – Lead by 197 runs

  • 16:14 (IST)

    Four !

    Robinson gets a harsh treatment from Kohli who dispatches him for a superb four straight down the ground

    IND 296/3 after 101 overs – Lead by 197 runs

    Chris Woakes has been brought into the attack now

  • 16:07 (IST)

    Four !

    Virat Kohli hits a stylish cover drive against Anderson for a boundary

    IND 291/3 after 99.2 overs – Lead by 192 runs

  • 15:56 (IST)

    Steady Start !

    Steady start for the Indians as they have added 10 runs in 5 overs this morning without losing a wicket

    IND 280/3 after 97 overs – Lead by 181 runs

  • 15:46 (IST)

    Jadeja – Kohli Partnership Blossoming !

    Partnership between Jadeja and Kohli has reached 40 runs now

    India will look to bat long and stay at the crease as long as possible

    IND 277/3 after 95 overs – Lead by 178 runs

  • 15:38 (IST)

    James Anderson From The Other End !

    After a good and a tidy first over form Robinson that yields only 1 run, Anderson starts from the other end

    IND 274/3 after 93.3 overs – Lead by 175 runs

  • 15:30 (IST)

    Day 4 Begins !

    Indian skipper Virat Kohli is in the middle along with Ravindra Jadeja 

    Ollie Robinson starts proceedings with Kohli on strike

    IND 270/3 after 92.1 overs – Lead by 171 runs

  • 15:28 (IST)

  • 15:26 (IST)

    95 Overs To Be Bowled Today !

    With bad light stopping play early yesterday, here are the timings for today’s action

  • 15:24 (IST)

    Huge Day For Both Team !

    Day 4 could prove to be a huge day for either of the two teams as the series moves towards an exciting finale with one Test still to go

    India will be extremely happy to have started well thanks to Rohit Sharma’s first overseas ton but England turned the tide a bid in the final session with two wickets

    Kohli and Jadeja will be looking to not only survive but also add quick runs in order to increase the lead

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