Indian Express – By:
Sports Desk | London | Published: August 12, 2018 11:25:16 Chris Woakes remained unbeaten on 120 at close on Day 3 of second Test between England and India.

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  • By: Sports Desk | London | Published: August 12, 2018 11:25:16 Chris Woakes remained unbeaten on 120 at close on Day 3 of second Test between England and India.
  • (Source: Reuters)Chris Woakes realised a boyhood dream of getting a standing ovation at Lord’s on Saturday when his Test hundred in comeback game from long lay-off due to injury put the game beyond India’s reach on the third day.
  • Having already made a mark with the ball by picking two wickets, including the prized one of Virat Kohli, Woakes continued his impressive work by scoring 120 runs from 159 balls to put England in 250 run lead at stumps on Day 3 of the second Test.
  • REPORT | Chris Woakes century gives England big lead over IndiaThis isn’t Woakes’ first glorious moment at the ‘Home of Cricket’.
  • Woakes admitted he didn’t feel ready enough to play the opening Test, which England won at Edgbaston by 31 runs, but was in a better space mentally and physically before the Lord’s Test.


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