Gulf Today (UAE) – Nottingham: Hardik Pandya took five wickets and debutant wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant claimed five catches as England were dramatically dismissed inside a session for just 161 in the third Test at Trent Bridge on Sunday.

Summary

  • Nottingham: Hardik Pandya took five wickets and debutant wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant claimed five catches as England were dramatically dismissed inside a session for just 161 in the third Test at Trent Bridge on Sunday.
  • It was the second time this year that England had been dismissed inside a session of Test cricket following their humiliating 58 all out against New Zealand in Auckland in March.
  • Cook’s exit meant England’s all-time leading Test run-scorer had made 252 runs at a meagre average of 19.38 in Test cricket this year.
  • Next ball, Jennings, one of 12 batsmen to have opened in Tests with Cook since Andrew Strauss retired six years ago, was squared up by the recalled Jasprit Bumrah and nicked to Pant.
  • England captain Joe Root only managed 16 before he edged all-rounder Pandya’s first ball low to KL Rahul at second slip.

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