Rohit Sharma scored a gritty 127 while Cheteshwar Pujara contributed useful 61 in India's commendable second innings score of 270 for 3 against England at stumps on the third day of the fourth Test at the Oval, London. India now have a lead of 171 runs with two days of play left and skipper Virat Kohli (22 batting) at the crease with Ravindra Jadeja (9 batting). For England, Ollie Robinson picked two wickets while James Anderson got the other wicket. Catch highlights and cricket scores of England vs India, fourth Test, Day 3 here.
10:32 PM IST: Early stumps!
India were 270/3 in 92 overs with Virat Kohli and Ravindra Jadeja unbeaten on 22 and 9 runs respectively.
India 191 and 270/3 (Rohit Sharma 127, Cheteshwar Pujara 61, KL Rahul 46, Ollie Robinson 2/67, James Anderson 1/49).
England 1st Innings 290.
10:14 PM IST: Play stopped due to bad light. India lead by 171 runs.
8:12 PM IST: Tea!
An unbeaten 116-run stand for the second wicket between Rohit Sharma (103) and Cheteshwar Pujara (48) put India in command.
India 191 and for 191 for 1 in 69 overs (Rohit Sharma 103 batting, Cheteshwar Pujara 48 batting; James Anderson 1/40)
England 1st Innings 290 (Ollie Pope 81, Chris Woakes 50, Umesh Yadav 3/76, Jasprit Bumrah 2/67).
6:08 PM IST: Players are back for the post-Lunch session. India lead by nine runs.
5:33 PM IST: Lunch
India added 65 runs in the session. Take lunch with a lead of nine runs. Rohit Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara unbeaten on 47 and 14 runs respectively. IND - 108/1 (42) & 191; ENG - 290.
3:28 PM IST: Players are out for the third day's play. India still trail by 56 rains.