Ind vs Eng: Jasprit Bumrah Finally Makes Home Test Debut, Rishabh Pant Drops a Tough Catch First Ball

Jasprit Bumrah has lastly featured in a house Take a look at match! The pacer made his dwelling Take a look at debut when he was included in India’s XI for the primary Take a look at towards England at MA Chidambaram stadium in Chennai.

Bumrah had made his Take a look at debut in 2018 in South Africa and has performed 17 Exams, however none at dwelling. All his Exams have are available in South Africa, England, West Indies, New Zealand, and Australia. He has 79 wickets at a mean of 21.59.

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Bumrah additionally broke a singular document for many Exams overseas earlier than taking part in at dwelling by an Indian. Previous to Bumrah’s 17, it was one other pacer Javagal Srinath who had performed 12 away Exams earlier than taking part in in India.

Sadly, Bumrah’s first supply in India noticed a dropped catch as Rishabh Pant put down a troublesome likelihood down the leg facet off opener Rory Burns. Burns and Dom Sibley have been in a half-century opening partnership.

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England had received the toss and opted to bat first, with captain Joe Root receiving his 100th Take a look at cap for England.

India went with 5 bowlers, and there was nonetheless no place for Kuldeep Yadav. Washington Sundar, R Ashwin and Shahbaz Nadeem are India’s spinners together with the tempo of Jasprit Bumrah and Ishant Sharma.

All-rounder Axar Patel was dominated out of the primary Take a look at attributable to a knee damage. Nadeem and Rahul Chahar have been drafted into the squad.

Rory Burns, Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer returned to the England XI. There was no place for Stuart Broad.

The taking part in XIs:

India: Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant(w), Washington Sundar, R Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Shahbaz Nadeem

England: Rory Burns, Dominic Sibley, Daniel Lawrence, Joe Root(c), Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope, Jos Buttler(w), Dominic Bess, Jofra Archer, Jack Leach, James Anderson


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