India won the third test match with 10 wickets against England. This was a day-night test match which was held at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. Usually, the test matches are for 5 days but this test match finished within 2 days. Yes, you read correctly, in fact, the third session of the second day did not complete.
On the First Day, England won the toss and chose the bat first. But English batsmen did not play well in front of the Indian spinners. In the first inning, England got all out at 112. Only Zak Crawley looked comfortable against the Indian blower and made a half century but he did not convert his 50 into a big score and gave the wicket to Axar Patel. From the Indian side, Axar Patel took 6 wickets and R Ashwin took 4 and Ishant Sharma took 1 wicket.
Rohit Sharma hit a half century in the first inning. The rest of the other batsmen did not play well and the whole team got out at 145 runs. India led by 33 runs after the first inning. If we talk about English blowers, Jack Leach took 4 wickets and unexpectedly, Joe Root took 5 wickets and Jofra Archer took 1 wicket in the first inning.
The second inning was also not good for England. In the first over of the second inning, Axar Patel took 2 wickets and put the pressure back on the England side. All the batsmen of England got all out at 81 runs and within 7.4 overs India won the match with 10 wickets.
In this match, Axar Patel took 11 wickets and received the man of the match award. This was also a Special match for Ishant Sharma because this was his 100th test match. For this defeat, England out of the race of world test championship finals. India still in the finals race. If india win the last test match or if the last test match will draw then India will reach in the finals but If england win the last test match then the Australia will play finals with New Zealand.