Canindia News – Hyderabad, Oct 12 (IANS) The West Indies were struggling at 197/6 in their first innings at tea on the opening day of the second cricket Test against India here on Friday.

Summary

  • Hyderabad, Oct 12 (IANS) The West Indies were struggling at 197/6 in their first innings at tea on the opening day of the second cricket Test against India here on Friday.
  • Fast bowler Umesh Yadav boasted figures of 2/60 while off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin also bagged a wicket.
  • Roston’s 69-run stand with Shane Dowrich during the post-lunch session was the only bright phase of the West Indies batting effort.
  • Shimron Hetmyer (10 not out) went back undefeated after pacer Umesh Yadav removed Shai Hope (32) just at the stroke of lunch, thus ending the flourishing 34-run third wicket stand.
  • Brought back for another short spell, moments before the break, Umesh managed to break the stand with the wicket of Hope, who survived once against the same bowler, but wasn’t lucky for the second time as the visitors lost both their reviews.

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