INDvENG: Axar Patel strikes, England 50/3
The final and fourth Test match has started at Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad. England Skipper Joe Root who is playing his 50th match as Test Captain has opted to bat first after winning the toss.
Both the teams made a change in their final playing XI. Mohammed Siraj is in the XI after Jasprit Bumrah who is out of the team for some personal reasons. England made two changes, Dan Lawrence and Dom Bess picked in the team.
After the day's play started, Left arm spinner, Axar Patel strikes early in the second ball of his first over. He cleaned off the stumps of Dom Sibley(2). In the eighth over of the match, Axar gets Zack Crawley(9) wicket. Zack who tried to attack Axar was caught by Siraj at mid off. With a beautiful delivery, Mohammad Siraj gets English Captain Joe Root before the wickets. Joe Root(5) is out lbw, plumb in front of the wicket.
England is 49/3 in 16 overs.