India vs England 1st Test: England gave India a target of 231 runs to win the Hyderabad Test. The England team was all out after scoring 420 runs in the second innings. During this, Ollie Pope performed brilliantly. He played an inning of 196 runs. Although he missed scoring a double century. Pope made many records in his name on the basis of this innings. Pope could not do anything special for England in the first innings. He was out after scoring just 1 run.
Ollie Pope came to bat at number three for England in the second innings. During this, he faced 278 balls and scored 196 runs. This innings of Pope included 21 fours. Due to his strong performance, England crossed the 400-run mark in the second innings. England gave India a target of 231 runs to win. Ben Duckett had scored 47 runs for the team. He faced 52 balls and hit 7 fours.
This was Ollie Pope’s best test score in India. In the list of foreign players, Andy Flower has the best score in the second innings of the Test in India. He scored 232 runs in Nagpur in 2000. Pope has reached fourth place in this list. McCullum is at number two. He had scored 225 runs in 2010. Gary Sobers is at number three. He had scored 198 runs in Kanpur.
Let us tell you that in the Hyderabad Test, England had scored 246 runs in the first innings. After this the team scored 420 runs. In response, Team India had scored 436 runs in the first innings. Till the time of writing the news in the second innings, he had scored 48 runs in 14 overs. India also lost two wickets. Rohit Sharma was playing with 26 runs and KL Rahul with 4 runs.
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