India vs England 5th Test Day 5 Highlights: England beat India by 118 runs to wrap up five-Test series 4-1. Opener KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant both scored centuries to hold up England’s victory charge at the Oval on Tuesday but it was not enough to deliver the visitors a win in the final Test. At tea India were 298/5, needing 166 more runs for victory, with England requiring five wickets to seal a 4-1 series win. India lost Ajinkya Rahane and Hanuma Vihari in quick succession before lunch, giving hosts control.
Pataudi Trophy, 2018The Oval, London 14 November 2018
England 332 (122.0) & 423/8 dec
India 292 (95.0) & 345 (94.3)
Match Ended ( Day 5 - 5th Test ) England beat India by 118 runs
India vs England 5th Test Day 5 Highlights:
India vs England 5th Test Day 5 Live Cricket Score: After scoring 147 in his final Test innings, Alastair Cook is only waiting for a win over India - and the birth of his third child - to complete the perfect ending to his England career. Playing in his 161st and final Test match, Cook scored his 33rd Test century on Monday before India slumped to 58-3 on Day 4 of the fifth Test at the Oval, chasing 463 runs to win and leaving England seven wickets away from extending its 3-1 series lead. Cook and his successor as captain, Joe Root, both struck centuries in a 259-run third-wicket partnership, allowing England to declare on 423-8 and set India an imposing last innings target. (AP)