Root century edges England ahead: 1st Test, Day 1 (Rajkot)

Joe Root was the star for England with a magnificent century firmly putting England in the driver’s seat against India as they posted 311/4.

India's fielding wilted with several dropped chances as Root (124) and Moeen Ali (99 not out) dominated with a 179-run stand.

England 311 for 4 (Root 124, Moeen 99*) v India.

Nov 2016


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