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Hyderabad Test: India ends Day 2 on 308/4 against West Indies

ANI  |  Hyderabad (Telangana) [India] 

After dismissing for 311, ended the second day of the second Test on a strong note and posted 308/4 at the International Stadium on Saturday.

West Indies, which began the day with 295 for 7, could only add 16 runs to take their total to 311. Pacer Umesh Yadav was the stand out bowler for as he registered his best figures in Test (6/88).

Despite KL Rahul's (4) early dismissal, youngster gave a powerful start to as he posted 70 runs from just 53 balls before giving away his wicket to slow left-arm bowler Shaw was followed by Cheteshwar Pujara (10) at the score of 3-102.

Thereafter, gave a little bit of momentum to his side in a small yet effective partnership with Kohli (45) couldn't manage to stand at the crease for a long time as he got out to

However, Rahane (75 not out) was later joined by Rishabh Pant (85 not out) at the crease and the two stood tall against the balling attack and managed to stay unbeaten at stumps.

India now trails by just three runs against with six wickets in hand.

The Men in Blue are currently leading the Two-match Test series 1-0. If they manage to win this match, it would be their 10th consecutive series win at home since 2013.

The ongoing series against West Indies is part of India's preparation ahead of the crucial Test series against and the 2019 International Council (ICC)

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First Published: Sat, October 13 2018. 18:31 IST
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