The weather forecast for Saturday (August 7) is once extra taking a survey insensible over Trent Bridge in Nottingham for Day Four of the principle Test between India and England. Pretty luxuriate in the 2nd day, rain and wrong light compelled the play to be called off early on the third day as properly with England ending play at 25/0 in 11.1 overs in acknowledge to India’s 278 all out within the principle innings.
England are nonetheless trailing by 70 runs as they gathered 183/10 of their first innings.
Nonetheless, the wrong records is that rain is once extra anticipated to play a spoilsport on the fourth day and followers may per chance maybe presumably even survey the total day’s play utterly washed out.
Particularly, ‘weatherman’ Dinesh Karthik confirmed the identical while providing the weather update from Nottingham.
— DK (@DineshKarthik) August 7, 2021
Within the meantime, after opener KL Rahul laid the muse for the visitors with a properly-made 84, Ravindra Jadeja vindicated the team administration’s inspired call with a half of-century earlier than a wagging tail ensured a 95-rush first-innings lead for India, at the same time as comeback man Ollie Robinson saved England within the hunt with his maiden five-wicket haul within the principle Test.
Courtesy Jadeja’s 16th half of-century — a chiselled 56 off 87 balls — and a 73-rush contribution from the excellent three stands on the third day, India managed 278 of their first innings in acknowledge to England’s 183. Robinson, who recently came support from suspension due to the racism charges, bowled the onerous lengths to get rid of up 5 for 85 in 26.5 overs, but James Anderson’s 4 for 54 used to be, most doubtless, extra impactful within the context of the Indian innings.
On the day, Anderson changed into the third-absolute best wicket-taker in Test cricket when he surpassed Indian tale, Anil Kumble. Handiest Muttiah Muralitharan and Shane Warne remain earlier than Anderson now.