Hello friends, Today I'm going to discuss about the first-day match of India vs West Indies first test match. Let's know in more details.
Match started at the right time, West Indies won the toss and decided to field first. Lokesh Rahul and Mayank Agarwal came for the opening, India team has a poor starting, The first wicket in 5 runs Mayank Agarwal was out in 5 runs, the second wicket in 7 runs Cheteshwar Pujara was out for 2 runs, the third wicket gone in 25 runs, Virat Kohli scored 9 runs. Lokesh Rahul was playing well, he bowled out for 44 runs with the help of 5 fours in 97 balls, thus India's 4 wickets fell for 93 runs. Ajinkya Rahane and Hanuma Vihari were at the crease at this time, Rahane was out for 81 runs in 163 balls with the help out of 10 fours, before this Hanuma Vihari to be dismissed for 32 runs, thus India's fifth wicket on 175 runs. And the sixth wicket fell at 189. Now Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja came to handle the innings, Rishabh Pant scored 20 runs help out of 4 boundaries in 41 balls, Ravindra Jadeja 3 runs in 28 balls. The first day's play ended here, India scored 203 for 6 wickets in the first day.
West Indies used Total 5 bowlers. Kemar Roach 6 Maiden for 17 runs in 17 overs, Shannon Gabriel took 3 wickets for 3 Maiden 49 runs in 15 overs, Roston Chase took 1 wicket for 1 Maiden 42 in 11 overs, Jason Holder (c) and Miguel Cummins also bowled well but did not get any wickets.