Rajkot Test Match 2016, Day 1:
It was a completely a dominating day by England team. In this Test Match, England team have a great hold over Indian team.
Highlights of day 1, Rajkot test match:
“Furthermore, batting with Moeen, who was additionally batting openly and kept it ticking over, and as a left-hander, it was only troublesome for them to assemble any kind of weight. It will be truly essential for us to expand on that as a group. Also, in the event that we figure out how to do that it will be entirely troublesome for them to manufacture that weight in the main innings.
“It may be distinctive in the second innings when the ball begins to turn progressively and variable skip coming in also. Be that as it may, in the event that we can begin well in the main innings to make those enormous scores, then ought to give us an extraordinary open door with regards to rocking the bowling alley also,” said Root.
He said scoring on both sides of the wicket against the Indian spinners was likewise another vital element.
“It wasn’t a particular approach. More than anything, when anybody gives up out of the ball, you just got the chance to play what’s coming at you. We attempted to ensure we utilized the both sides of the wicket. Not simply score with the turn, but rather attempt and do against it if the open doors emerged. Make it hard for (Ashwin) him to bowl one length.
“On the off chance that you take a gander at individuals’ records, that can change rapidly. You got to really regard these folks for being effective for a drawn out stretch of time and notwithstanding for the past arrangement. Yet, when it descends, you just got the chance to play what is before you. What’s more, we did that truly well today. Test is to do it for every one of the five amusements.”
He was content with the begin England have had.
“Better believe it, it’s a decent begin to this arrangement. Something to expand on now and it was an awesome day of cricket for us. Ideally tomorrow Moeen and Stokesy (Ben Stokes) can go on and make a huge score, enormous organization and take us into a better than average position going into the second innings.”