India confronted an early setback within the second over of the sport when Shubman Gill was dismissed after he misinterpret the road towards Olly Stone. The Indian opener did not supply a shot, because the ball got here into the right-hander.
Nevertheless, Rohit Sharma, remaining unfazed with the dismissal, put India off-the-mark with a wonderful drive via further cowl boundary within the first ball of the following over, off Stuart Broad.
Rohit utilized the width supplied by Broad, slamming the supply away to the boundary.
Earlier, India gained the toss and elected to bat within the second Take a look at towards England.
India have made three modifications to the aspect that misplaced the primary Take a look at. They’ve rested Jasprit Bumrah and introduced in Mohammed Siraj. Left-arm spinner Axar Patel, who’s making his Take a look at debut, and Chinaman Kuldeep Yadav exchange left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem and off-spinner Washington Sundar, respectively.
For England, tempo bowler Stuart Broad is available in for James Anderson, Olly Stone replaces the injured Jofra Archer. Additionally coming into the aspect are off-spin bowling all-rounder Moeen Ali rather than Dom Bess and Ben Foakes for Jos Buttler.