Cricket: India leads by 154 runs, in 2nd test against England
By Our Correspondent, 16/08/2021, London

In Cricket, India leads by 154 runs, in the second test against England at London. India reached 181 for six in their second innings at stumps on the fourth day of the second Test at Lord's yesterday.

Rishabh Pant and Ishant Sharma were batting on 14 and 4 respectively when play was called off eight short of the stipulated 90 overs because of bad light. Earlier, England were bowled out for 391 in their first innings, in reply to India's 364 all out at the Lord's. 

Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara added exactly 100 runs for the fourth wicket after India were struggling at 55 for three at the stroke of lunch.

 England bounced back in the final session and chipped in with three quick wickets to end the day with a slight edge.

Brief scores: India: 364 all out and 181/6 in 82 overs England 1st innings: 391 all out in 128 overs.