IND vs ENG 2nd Test: Players To Watch Out For

Feb 1, 2024, 11:39 PM IST

IND vs ENG 2nd Test: Players To Watch Out For

Trisha Pathak

India will clash against England in the second Test of the five-match series at Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium at Visakhapatnam on Friday after losing the first Test by 28 runs.

Let's have a look at the top five players to watch out for in the upcoming India vs England 2nd Test match:

Yashasvi Jaiswal

Yashasvi Jaiswal showcased his exceptional 'Bazball' style of play during the opening Test against England. He scored a quick-paced 80 off just 74 balls, leaving England spinners bewildered with his impressive skills.

Ollie Pope

In the ongoing five-match Test series against India, Ollie Pope, a middle-order batter for England, altered his batting strategy in the second innings. He played an outstanding knock of 196 runs off 278 balls, aided by 21 boundaries, which ultimately led his team to victory.

Jasprit Bumrah

Jasprit Bumrah took two wickets in the first innings of the Hyderabad Test, bowling 8.3 overs and conceding 28 runs. In the second innings, he grabbed four wickets and gave away just 41 runs in 16.1 overs.

Tom Hartley

Tom Hartley had a memorable debut, taking seven wickets in the second innings and conceding only 62 runs. He also picked up two wickets in the first innings and showed his ability to score runs in the lower order in both innings.

Ravichandran Ashwin

Ashwin took three wickets in the first over and three more in the second innings. He is also a reliable lower-order batsman.