Result
1st Test, Birmingham, Aug 1-4 2018, India tour of Ireland and England
287 & 180
(54.2 ov, target 194)
274 & 162
England won by 31 runs
Player Of The Match
England
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Cook  b Ashwin1328382046.42
KK Jennings  b Mohammed Shami42981534042.85
JE Root (c)run out (Kohli)801562439051.28
DJ Malan lbw b Mohammed Shami814231057.14
JM Bairstow  b Yadav70881199079.54
BA Stokes c & b Ashwin2141522051.21
JC Buttler lbw b Ashwin024000.00
SM Curran c †Karthik b Mohammed Shami2471983033.80
AU Rashid lbw b Sharma1318352072.22
SCJ Broad lbw b Ashwin1780014.28
JM Anderson not out215240013.33
Extras(b 9, lb 4)13
TOTAL(89.4 Ov, RR: 3.2)287
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Sir Alastair Cook, 8.5 ov), 2-98 (Keaton Jennings, 35.1 ov), 3-112 (Dawid Malan, 39.3 ov), 4-216 (Joe Root, 62.3 ov), 5-223 (Jonny Bairstow, 65.6 ov), 6-224 (Jos Buttler, 66.4 ov), 7-243 (Ben Stokes, 74.1 ov), 8-278 (Adil Rashid, 83.1 ov), 9-283 (Stuart Broad, 84.2 ov), 10-287 (Sam Curran, 89.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
UT Yadav1725613.2900
I Sharma1714612.7000
R Ashwin2676242.3800
Mohammed Shami19.426433.2500
HH Pandya1014604.6000
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
M Vijay lbw b Curran2045704044.44
S Dhawan c Malan b Curran2646833056.52
KL Rahul  b Curran42510200.00
V Kohli (c)c Broad b Rashid14922527722166.22
AM Rahane c Jennings b Stokes1534531044.11
KD Karthik  b Stokes048000.00
HH Pandya lbw b Curran2252773042.30
R Ashwin  b Anderson1015212066.66
Mohammed Shami c Malan b Anderson24170050.00
I Sharma lbw b Rashid517450029.41
UT Yadav not out11649006.25
Extras(b 4, lb 11, nb 4, w 1)20
TOTAL(76 Ov, RR: 3.6)274
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Murali Vijay, 13.4 ov), 2-54 (KL Rahul, 13.6 ov), 3-59 (Shikhar Dhawan, 15.5 ov), 4-100 (Ajinkya Rahane, 27.4 ov), 5-100 (Dinesh Karthik, 29.2 ov), 6-148 (Hardik Pandya, 45.6 ov), 7-169 (Ravichandran Ashwin, 50.3 ov), 8-182 (Mohammed Shami, 54.1 ov), 9-217 (Ishant Sharma, 63.4 ov), 10-274 (Virat Kohli, 75.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson2274121.8600
SCJ Broad1024004.0003
SM Curran1717444.3510
AU Rashid803123.8700
BA Stokes1947323.8401
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Cook  b Ashwin01414000.00
KK Jennings c Rahul b Ashwin818301044.44
JE Root (c)c Rahul b Ashwin1435481040.00
DJ Malan c Rahane b Sharma2064812031.25
JM Bairstow c Dhawan b Sharma2840685070.00
BA Stokes c Kohli b Sharma613210046.15
JC Buttler c †Karthik b Sharma1270050.00
SM Curran c †Karthik b Yadav63651029296.92
AU Rashid  b Yadav1640601040.00
SCJ Broad c Dhawan b Sharma1128320039.28
JM Anderson not out00500-
Extras(b 10, lb 2, nb 1)13
TOTAL(53 Ov, RR: 3.39)180
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Sir Alastair Cook, 3.4 ov), 2-18 (Keaton Jennings, 7.4 ov), 3-39 (Joe Root, 15.1 ov), 4-70 (Dawid Malan, 26.2 ov), 5-85 (Jonny Bairstow, 30.2 ov), 6-86 (Ben Stokes, 30.4 ov), 7-87 (Jos Buttler, 30.6 ov), 8-135 (Adil Rashid, 44.4 ov), 9-176 (Stuart Broad, 51.6 ov), 10-180 (Sam Curran, 52.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mohammed Shami1223803.1600
R Ashwin2145932.8000
I Sharma1305153.9201
UT Yadav712022.8500
India 2nd Innings (target: 194 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
M Vijay lbw b Broad617260035.29
S Dhawan c †Bairstow b Broad1324371054.16
KL Rahul c †Bairstow b Stokes1324462054.16
V Kohli (c)lbw b Stokes51931854054.83
AM Rahane c †Bairstow b Curran216340012.50
R Ashwin c †Bairstow b Anderson1315143086.66
KD Karthik c Malan b Anderson2050562040.00
HH Pandya c Cook b Stokes3161864050.81
Mohammed Shami c †Bairstow b Stokes033000.00
I Sharma lbw b Rashid1115192073.33
UT Yadav not out0819000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(54.2 Ov, RR: 2.98)162
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Murali Vijay, 5.5 ov), 2-22 (Shikhar Dhawan, 7.3 ov), 3-46 (KL Rahul, 14.6 ov), 4-63 (Ajinkya Rahane, 21.4 ov), 5-78 (Ravichandran Ashwin, 24.3 ov), 6-112 (Dinesh Karthik, 36.6 ov), 7-141 (Virat Kohli, 46.3 ov), 8-141 (Mohammed Shami, 46.6 ov), 9-154 (Ishant Sharma, 49.6 ov), 10-162 (Hardik Pandya, 54.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson1625023.1200
SCJ Broad1424323.0700
BA Stokes14.224042.7900
SM Curran601813.0000
AU Rashid41912.2500
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Ireland and England
Player Of The Match
Sam Curran
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2314
Season2018
Hours of play (local time)11:00 start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days1,2,3,4 August 2018 (5-day match)
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Chris Gaffaney
TV Umpire
Marais Erasmus
Reserve Umpire
Tim Robinson
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 01 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 285/9 (SM Curran 24*, JM Anderson 0*, 88 ov)
Thu, 02 Aug - day 2 - England 2nd innings 9/1 (KK Jennings 5*, 3.4 ov)
Fri, 03 Aug - day 3 - India 2nd innings 110/5 (V Kohli 43*, KD Karthik 18*, 36 ov)
Sat, 04 Aug - day 4 - India 2nd innings 162 (54.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • V Kohli: 50 off 88 balls (4 x 4)
  • Over 46.3: Review by India (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - V Kohli (Struck down)
  • India: 150 runs in 48.4 overs (292 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: India - 152/8 in 49.0 overs (HH Pandya 23, I Sharma 9)
  • Over 49.6: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - I Sharma (Upheld)
Day 3
  • England: 50 runs in 16.6 overs (102 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: England - 52/3 in 19.0 overs (DJ Malan 17, JM Bairstow 5)
  • Lunch: England - 86/6 in 30.4 overs (JC Buttler 1)
  • England: 100 runs in 34.6 overs (211 balls), Extras 9
  • Bad Light: England - 131/7 in 42.0 overs (SM Curran 30, AU Rashid 15)
  • England: 150 runs in 47.4 overs (287 balls), Extras 13
  • SM Curran: 50 off 54 balls (8 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Innings Break: England - 180/10 in 53.0 overs (JM Anderson 0)
  • Tea: England - 180/10 in 53.0 overs (JM Anderson 0)
  • India 2nd innings
  • India: 50 runs in 15.5 overs (95 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: India - 54/3 in 17.0 overs (V Kohli 19, AM Rahane 2)
  • Over 19.4: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - V Kohli (Struck down)
  • India: 100 runs in 29.4 overs (178 balls), Extras 2
  • End Of Day: India - 110/5 in 36.0 overs (V Kohli 43, KD Karthik 18)
Day 2
  • Innings Break: England - 287/10 in 89.4 overs (JM Anderson 2)
  • India 1st innings
  • Over 2.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - M Vijay (Struck down)
  • Drinks: India - 44/0 in 10.0 overs (M Vijay 16, S Dhawan 19)
  • India: 50 runs in 11.1 overs (70 balls), Extras 9
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 70 balls (M Vijay 20, S Dhawan 21, Ex 9)
  • Over 13.4: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - M Vijay (Upheld)
  • Lunch: India - 76/3 in 21.0 overs (V Kohli 9, AM Rahane 8)
  • India: 100 runs in 27.3 overs (169 balls), Extras 14
  • Over 29.6: Review by India (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - HH Pandya (Upheld)
  • Drinks: India - 113/5 in 35.0 overs (V Kohli 24, HH Pandya 10)
  • Over 45.6: Review by India (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - HH Pandya (Struck down)
  • India: 150 runs in 46.3 overs (283 balls), Extras 14
  • V Kohli: 50 off 100 balls (9 x 4)
  • Tea: India - 160/6 in 48.0 overs (V Kohli 53, R Ashwin 6)
  • Over 50.1: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - V Kohli (Struck down)
  • Over 54.6: Review by India (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - I Sharma (Upheld)
  • India: 200 runs in 57.2 overs (348 balls), Extras 16
  • Over 58.6: Review by India (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - I Sharma (Upheld)
  • Drinks: India - 217/9 in 63.4 overs (V Kohli 97)
  • V Kohli: 100 off 172 balls (14 x 4)
  • India: 250 runs in 70.4 overs (428 balls), Extras 20
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (V Kohli 46, UT Yadav 1, Ex 4)
  • Innings Break: India - 274/10 in 76.0 overs (UT Yadav 1)
  • England 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: England - 9/1 in 3.4 overs (KK Jennings 5)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 45/1 in 14.0 overs (KK Jennings 20, JE Root 11)
  • England: 50 runs in 15.6 overs (96 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 94 balls (KK Jennings 19, JE Root 31, Ex 0)
  • Lunch: England - 83/1 in 28.0 overs (KK Jennings 38, JE Root 31)
  • England: 100 runs in 35.2 overs (212 balls), Extras 5
  • Over 38.1: Review by India (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - DJ Malan (Struck down)
  • Drinks: England - 112/3 in 39.3 overs (JE Root 43)
  • Over 39.3: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - DJ Malan (Umpires Call)
  • JE Root: 50 off 107 balls (6 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 48.2 overs (290 balls), Extras 7
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (JE Root 22, JM Bairstow 26, Ex 2)
  • Tea: England - 163/3 in 54.0 overs (JE Root 65, JM Bairstow 27)
  • England: 200 runs in 61.1 overs (367 balls), Extras 8
  • JM Bairstow: 50 off 72 balls (7 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 137 balls (JE Root 37, JM Bairstow 64, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: England - 237/6 in 70.0 overs (BA Stokes 15, SM Curran 1)
  • England: 250 runs in 75.5 overs (455 balls), Extras 9
  • Over 83.1: Review by India (Bowling), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - AU Rashid (Upheld)
  • End Of Day: England - 285/9 in 88.0 overs (SM Curran 24, JM Anderson 0)