Watch: Ashwin stars as India outplay England in 2nd Test, series leveled
Published on Feb 16, 2021 04:59 PM IST
India beat England by 317 runs in the second test to level the series 1-1. England was bowled out for 164 runs in the second innings on the fourth day. Ravichandran Ashwin took 3-53 in the second innings and finished with a match total of eight wickets as well as 106 runs in the second innings. He was named man of the match. Axar Patel became the ninth Indian bowler to pick up a five-wicket haul on test debut. The loss ended England’s run of six consecutive overseas test wins. The win helped move India into second place on the world test championship standings. The hosts need a 2-1 or 3-1 series’ result to qualify and play New Zealand in the final the world test championship. The third test, a day-night match, starts in Ahmedabad on February 24. Watch the full video for more.