Cricket World – Captain Jason Holder won the toss and elected to bat first on a pitch that promised runs to the batsmen.

Summary

  • Powell survived an LBW review and just when the pair looked settled, he played a wayward shot and was caught by Kuldeep off Umesh Yadav for 22.
  • Chase was joined by Captain Jason Holder and they continued on where Dowrich fell.
  • Chase and Holder chipped away at getting runs, quick singles and boundaries where available saw both men reach half-centuries.
  • This 100-plus run partnership between Roston Chase and Jason Holder saw them become the first pair with three century partnerships for the seventh wicket in Test cricket.
  • Roston Chase, Shane Dowrich and Jason Holder dug deep to enable us to finish the day just short of 300.


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