Group India, after a stupendous victory towards England within the second Check at Lord’s wish to proceed the momentum within the third Check too. The stage is ready for Virat Kohli and boys at a venue, which has been a cheerful searching floor for the Indians for fairly a while now. On August 25, each groups will lock horns at Headingley, Leeds, the place the Indians have gained their final two encounters — in 1986 and 2002.
However apparently, India haven’t performed a Check right here within the final 19 years. However so far as the numbers are involved, England lead 3-2, whereas one Check in 1979 was drawn. Cricketnext takes a take a look at all of the encounters performed by these groups at this venue:
India vs England, 1952
This was the time when the Indian staff was not the strongest. However they nonetheless put up a valiant battle, however misplaced out by seven wickets finally. Batting first, India scored 293 with Vijay Manjrekar scoring 133. Skipper Vijay Hazare too scored 89. England, in reply scored 334, courtesy invaluable knocks from Tom Graveney, Allan Watkins and Godfrey Evans. However within the second innings, a failure of batting noticed India rating solely 165. In the long run, England chased down 128 with ease.
India vs England, 1959
India have been no match to a robust England facet. Within the first innings, they solely managed to scored 161 runs, with Polly Umrigar top-scoring with 29. In reply, England scored 483/8d with Colin Cowdrey scoring 160. India batted poorly within the second innings too and have been bundled out for 149. That meant they misplaced the match by innings and 173 runs.
India vs England, 1967
This was one other simple victory for England. Geoff Boycott’s unbeaten 246 took hosts to 550/4. However a meek present with the bat meant that India have been all out for 164. However come the second innings, India scored 510 runs. Skipper MAK Pataudi scored 148, with 87 from Farokh Engineer, 91 from Ajit Wadekar, and 73 from Hanumant Singh. However sadly they may not defend a goal of 125.
India vs England, 1979
India managed to play out a draw at this venue for the primary time. Nevertheless it was the rain that worn out the main portion of the match. Driving on Ian Botham’s ton, England scored 270. In reply, India managed to attain 223/6.
India vs England, 1986
This was India’s first win at this venue. Within the first innings the staff scored 272, whereas dismissing England for less than 102. Roger Binny took 5/40 to derail England. Within the second innings, Dilip Vengsarkar scored a superb 102 to take the whole to 237. Within the final innings, England have been dismissed for a paltry 128, as India gained the match by 279 runs.
India vs England, 2002
This must be India’s one of the well-known Check win in England, one which modified the way in which the staff performed overseas. Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly — all scored large tons to take India to 628/8. Then again, England have been no match and have been dismissed for 273 and 309. India comfortably gained by an innings and 46 runs.