India defeated England by 151 runs a few overs before the last day of the Lord’s Test after an interesting contest.
With this victory, India has also taken a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.
In this match played at Lord’s Cricket Ground, England decided to field first after winning the toss.
In the first innings, KL Rahul’s century and Rohit Sharma’s 83 helped the Indian team to 364 runs.
England captain Joe Root responded to this score with his unbeaten innings of 180 runs and also gave his team a lead of 27 runs.
India declared their second innings at 298, giving England a chance to bat in the last two sessions.
England’s batsmen looked helpless in front of Indian bowling and the entire team piled up only 120 runs.
Indian batsman KL Rahul was declared the best player of the match for his superb batting.