Root shines as England dominate: 5th Test, Day 2 (Oval)

Joe Root (92 not out) helped to turn the screws on India while becoming only the third Englishman to complete a half-century in all five matches of a series.

Thanks to Root, England ended on 385 for 7, 237 runs ahead.

England 385 for 7 (Root 92*, Jordan 19*) lead India 148 by 237 runs.

Aug 2014


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