England 61/2 against India at lunch
Nagpur, Dec 13 – England were 61/2 at lunch on the first day of the fourth and final cricket Test against India here at the VCA Stadium Thursday.
Electing to bat, the visitors lost both openers, skipper Alastair Cook (1) and Nick Compton (3), to pacer Ishant Sharma.
Jonathan Trott and Kevin Pietersen were batting at 28 each when lunch was called.
Scoreboard at lunch on the first day of the fourth and final cricket Test match between India and England here at the VCA Stadium Thursday:
England (First innings)
Alastair Cook lbw Sharma 1
Nick Compton c Dhoni b Sharma 3
Jonathan Trott batting 28
Kevin Pietersen batting 28
Extras (lb 1) 1
Total (two wickets; 33 overs) 61
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Compton, 4.2 overs), 2-16 (Cook, 10.3)
Match details: England, who chose to bat
Test debuts: Joe Root (England), Ravindra Jadeja (India)
Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena (Sri Lanka) and Rod Tucker (Australia)
TV umpire: S Ravi
Match referee: Jeff Crowe (New Zealand)
Reserve umpire: CK Nandan