India vs England Edgbaston 5th Test Day 4 LIVE Score Updates: England Lose Alex Lees To A Run Out After Jasprit Bumrah Sends Back Ollie Pope


IND vs ENG Test LIVE Score: India have set a 378-run target for England.© AFP

India vs England, 5th Test, Day 4 Live Score Updates: England are in all sorts of trouble after Tea as they lost their top scorer Alex Lees to a terrible run out to lose their third wicket. Jasprit Bumrah gave Indi the perfect start after the break as he struck with the first ball after tea and sent back Ollie Pope to give India their second breakthrough. He had had bowled a terrific in cutter just on the stroke of Tea to dismiss Zak Crawley on the latter’s individual score of 46 to bring India back in the game. England are 107/1 at Tea, needing 271 more. Earlier, Alex Lees and Crawley put England in a dominating position against India in the fourth innings of the rescheduled fifth Test match at Edgbaston, Birmingham. The duo added 107 runs for the opening wicket. The hosts eye history as they chase 378 runs vs India in the game. Earlier, India got bundled out for 245 runs in their second innings to set a 378-run target for England. Cheteshwar Pujara was the top scorer for India in the innings with 66 runs while Rishabh Pant followed him with a 57-run knock. On the bowling front, Ben Stokes returned 4 for 33, while Stuart Broad and Matty Potts claimed two wickets apiece. Notably, India gained a first-innings lead of 132 runs vs England in the match. (LIVE SCORECARD)

Playing XIs

India:Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Hanuma Vihari, Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Jasprit Bumrah (c).


England:Alex Lees, Zak Crawley, Ollie Pope. Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Ben Stokes (c), Sam Billings, Matthew Potts, Stuart Broad, Jack Leach, James Anderson

Here are the LIVE Score Updates of India vs England Edgbaston Test, straight from Edgbaston, Birmingham

  • 20:40 (IST)


    This is a mini-collapse for the hosts! Now, Alex Lees departs after getting run out. Two in two overs 

  • 20:38 (IST)

    Bumrah, you beauty!

    Bumrah has given India a great start in the third session! The ball angled in and gets Pope’s edges one to Pant! England two down!

  • 20:36 (IST)


    First  ball after tea, Bumrah works his magic again! This time he removes Ollie Pope

  • 20:12 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Tea Taken!

    That’s will the Tea on Day 4. England are going extremely well as they have 107 runs on the board at the loss of one wicket, that too came just eight balls back.

    ENG 107/1 (23)

  • 20:06 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Wicket!

    Crawley is out! This is what Bumrah can bring to the table. This pitch has become a flat surface but Bumrah has still bowled a ripper. He bowled a brilliant inswinging ball to rattle the stumps of Crawley. The batter departs on 46 and India get the first breakthrough.

    ENG 107/1 (21.4)

  • 19:57 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: 100 Up For England

    A single and with it, the opening stand of England becomes of 100 runs now… England get a four off the next ball and the story gets further better for them. India are under pressure now.

    ENG 104/0 (20)

  • 19:48 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    Another four from Crawley. This time, he plays a beautiful cover drive for a four. The opening partnership for England goes to 98 runs now. Simply sensational! 

    ENG 98/0 (18.5) 

  • 19:47 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    A four straight down the ground from Crawley. Shardul Thakur bowled it full to Crawley and the latter presented full face of the bat to it.

    ENG 94/0 (18.3) 

  • 19:42 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    It gets much better for England. This time Crawley hits the fuller ball from the off stump towards deep mid-wicket for a four.  

    ENG 89/0 (17.2)

  • 19:41 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    Outside off stump from Mohammed Siraj and Crawley comfortably pushed it through covers region for a four.

    ENG 85/0 (17.1)

  • 19:36 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Fifty For Alex Lees

    A four on the off side and Alex Lees races to his second Test fifty. He scores it in just 44 balls. And what a time it is for him to get there! England needed their openers to stay solid in the historic chase and the southpaw is right on the money.

    ENG 74/0 (15.5)

  • 19:29 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Not Out!

    Drama! Drama! Drama! Zak Crawley tried to play a reverse-sweep on the ball of Ravindra Jadeja. He edged the ball but it bounced on the surface before being caught by the fielder at short leg. Umpire Aleem Dar referred it upstairs with soft signalling it out but TV replays confirmed that Crawley was safe.  

    ENG 70/0 (15)

  • 19:20 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Six!

    This is poor bowling from Mohammed Siraj. He made the crime of bowling a bouncer to Lees outside off stump without the third man in place. Lees comfortably played an upper-cut for a six.

    ENG 68/0 (13.1) 

  • 19:14 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    Another boundary from Lees. This time he guides the ball from the gully region for a four. Poor bowling from Mohammed Siraj as he bowled well outside off stump with the gully region being vacant.

    ENG 62/0 (11.5)

  • 19:09 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    Lees continues to grow in confidence. This time he plays a slog-sweep to Jadeja for a four. India need some wickets, otherwise their comeback in this game will get tougher.

    ENG 57/0 (10.1)

  • 19:03 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    Oh, the confidence! Lees plays a reverse-sweep on the last ball of Jadeja and the ball goes for a four. The partnership between Lees and Crawley now gets over 50 runs.

    ENG 53/0 (9) 

  • 19:01 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    England are bossing this game at the moment. Alex Lees danced down the track and hit Jadeja towards long-off for a four.

    ENG 47/0 (8.1)

  • 18:56 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    Stand-and-deliver stuff from Crawley. Shami bowled it full and the England opener just presented his full face of the bat with a slight push for a four.

    ENG 41/0 (7.3)

  • 18:45 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    On the pads of Crawley from Bumrah and the batter flicks it for an easy four on the leg side. Batting looks quite easy at the moment.

    ENG 26/0 (5)

  • 18:33 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    Second boundary of the innings for Alex Lees. Jasprit Bumrah sprayed it on the pads of Lees who flicked it for an wasy four towards fine leg.

    ENG 14/0 (2.2)

  • 18:22 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Actions Resumes!

    We are back for the final innings of the match. Alex Lees takes the strike while Zak Crawley is at the other end. Jasprit Bumrah will bowl the first over. Here we go!

  • 18:13 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: India All Out!

    Ben Stokes has eventually trapped Jasprit Bumrah and India are all out for 245 runs. This means 378 runs is the target for England.

    IND 245 (81.5)

  • 18:12 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Six!

    Here is the entertainment! Jasprit Bumrah has smashed Ben Stokes for a six over fine leg.

    IND 245/9 (81.4)

  • 18:05 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Wicket!

    Ravindra Jadeja chops a Ben Stokes delivery on his stumps. He loses his wicket on 23 runs.

    IND 236/9 (79.2)

  • 17:43 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Wicket!

    Mohammed Shami is out! Ben Stokes traps him with a short ball. India are eight down now and this is a really good comeback from England.

    IND 230/8 (73.4)

  • 17:42 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Match Resumes

    The second session is underway. Ben Stokes is bowling the first over of the session with Ravindra Jadeja on Strike.

  • 17:34 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: India Need Jadeja Once Again

    Though India have already got a good lead, they must be wary of England’s batting prowess. Hence, they need to get at least over 400 runs to make sure they remain in the game even in the worst of scenarios. Indian bank on Jadeja once again to stretch their lead. Notably, the all-rounder had scored 104 in the first innings.

  • 17:19 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: What Do Records Say?

    The highest total successfully chased down by England in the fourth innings is 359 runs. The Three Lions had achieved the feat against Australia in 2019 in Leeds. On the other hand, the highest target successfully chased down against India in the fourth innings is 339 runs. Australia registered the record in 1977.

  • 17:04 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Lunch Taken!

    It’s the end of the first session on Day 4. India scored 104 runs in the session and lost four wickets. They have extend their lead to 361 runs. Ravindra Jadeja is unbeaten on 17 while Mohammed Shami is 13 not out. 

    IND 229/7 (73)

  • 16:53 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    This is some shot from Mohammed Shami. It was slightly short outside off stump from Jack Leach and Shami rocked back and cut it for a four. 

    IND 218/7 (70.4)

  • 16:50 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Catch Dropped!

    You can take it either way. You can call it a dropped catch or call it a superb attempt. Ravindra Jadeja has edged a Matty Potts delivery to James Anderson at cover. The pacer jumped to his right but failed to hold on to the catch and Jadeja survived.

    IND 211/7 (69.5)

  • 16:44 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Wicket!

    England have got the wicket of Shardul Thakur now. India are seven down.

    IND 207/7 (69.1)

  • 16:22 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: A Look At Records

    Only Australia have chased a target of more than 300 runs against India in the fourth innings. This had happened way back in 1977.

  • 16:17 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Wicket!

    Rishabh Pant has gifted his wicket to Jack Leach. He attempted a reverse-sweep but hit the ball straight into the hands of first slip. Pant falls on 57 off 86. 

    IND 198/6 (62.2)

  • 16:08 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: What A Shot!

    This is crazy from Pant. He swept Jack Leach from outside the off stump towards square leg for a four. Pant fell during the process but made sure the shot was executed with perfection. Pant things!

    IND 198/5 (60.1)

  • 16:00 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Wicket!

    Shreyas Iyer is out! It was short ball from Matty Potts with a deep mid-wicket in place and Iyer hit the ball exactly there. He was looking extremely solid at the crease but falls poorly on 19.

  • 16:00 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    A way high bouncer from Matty Potts and India will get a boundary off it as the ball also ran over the wicketkeeper.

    IND 190/4 (59.1)

  • 15:58 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Fifty For Pant

    A four on square leg and Rishabh Pant races to his fifty. He gets there in 76 balls. He had scored a 146 in the first innings and now follows it with an unbeaten fifty. Simply incredible!

    IND 184/4 (58.3)

  • 15:52 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    This time a half volley from Matty Potts and Iyer drives it from covers for a beautiful four. Iyer is looking extremely confident at the crease and England bowlers would not be happy with it, for sure.

    IND 178/4 (57.3)

  • 15:51 (IST)

    Ind vs Eng: Four!

    That’s a confident shot from Shreyas Iyer. It was bowled around the good length area but the batter trusted the bounce of the pitch and played a drive on the rise for a four.

    IND 174/4 (57.1)

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