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India need 103 to win Mohali Test against England

India are in a good position to clinch the Mohali and take a 2-0 lead in the five-Test series against England. The visitors had lost the second Test in Vizag

cricket Updated: Nov 29, 2016 14:46 IST
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Indian players celebrate the dismissal of Joe Root on day 4 of the Mohali Test on Tuesday.(Reuters)

England were bowled out for 236 in their second innings, setting India 103 to win the third test at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium on Tuesday. (LIVE UPDATES)

Resuming day four on 78-4, England lost three wickets in the morning before being dismissed in the post-lunch session.

Joe Root top-scored for the tourists with a defiant 78, while opener Haseeb Hamid, playing down the order after breaking his finger, remained not out on 59.

Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was the pick of the home bowlers, claiming 3-81.

India lead the five-match series 1-0 with Mumbai hosting the next Test from December 8.

First Published: Nov 29, 2016 14:46 IST