ENG vs IND: KL Rahul was dismissed by Ollie Robinson after scoring 129 runs.© Instagram
India suffered early setbacks on Day 2 of the continuing second Take a look at match on Friday at Lord’s, dropping the wickets of KL Rahul and Ajinkya Rahane. The duo departed within the first two overs of the day, with Ollie Robinson taking the wicket of Rahul and James Anderson dismissing the visiting vice-captain. Rahul, who scored a surprising century on Day 1, was despatched again to the pavilion within the second supply of the 91st over. Having seemed so good on Thursday, the 29-year-old drove a Robinson half-volley straight to cowl. Rahul needed to take the lengthy stroll again after scoring a high quality 129 runs off 250 balls. The Punjab Kings (PBKS) skipper additionally smashed 12 fours and a six.
Right here is the video of his dismissal:
Finish of RAHUL’s fantastic inning within the very first over itself. Robinson is the person behind this wicket.#IndvsEng #INDvENG #ENGvsIND #ENGvINDOnlyOnSonyTen #EngvInd #KLRahul #Robinson pic.twitter.com/bAM8KAYRrl
— Perry (@51Biased) August 13, 2021
This was additionally Rahul’s sixth Take a look at century and second ton in England.
Rahane was dismissed on the primary ball of the 92nd over, edging Anderson’s supply to Joe Root at slip for a low catch.
Rahane might solely muster one run off 23 balls.
Right here is the video of Rahane’s wicket:
What a begin to the day!
— England Cricket (@englandcricket) August 13, 2021
KL Rahul’s sixth century in 38 Checks, and third towards England, got here after his 84 in final week’s rain-marred drawn opener in Nottingham.
The primary of a five-match sequence noticed the 29-year-old Rahul make his return to Take a look at cricket following a close to two-year absence after Mayank Agarwal was hit within the head batting within the Trent Bridge nets.
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