India vs England 2nd ODI Live Cricket Score: Bairstow, Roy give England solid start

16:41 IST: 14.2: K Yadav to E Morgan, No run.

16:41 IST: Eoin Morgan is the next batsman in.

16:39 IST: Drinks are on the field!

16:38 IST: 14.1: K Yadav to J Roy, OUT! How ironic is this? Roy manages to middle a slog sweep off Kuldeep Yadav’s delivery. He makes a pretty sweet connection but finds the other Yadav at mid-wicket fence who holds on to the catch and stays inside the fence. Kuldeep has another to his name as England are reeling at 86/2.

16:36 IST: 13.6: U Yadav to Joe Root, In line of the stumps, kept out by Root.

16:36 IST: 13.5: U Yadav to Joe Root, Shortish on the pads, Root looks to guide it fine but doesn’t get the connection. The ball rolls towards fine leg and a brace results.

16:35 IST: 13.4: U Yadav to Joe Root, On the pads, clipped to square leg for two.

16:34 IST: 13.3: U Yadav to J Roy, Good effort from the Indian skipper, saved a certain boundary there. Roy drive the fuller ball through covers and almost finds the gap. One run results.

16:33 IST: 13.2: U Yadav to J Roy, Similar delivery from Umesh, Roy happy to defend it.

16:33 IST: 13.1: U Yadav to J Roy, Back of a length on off, cut to point.

16:32 IST: 12.6: K Yadav to Joe Root, Root has played it to the point region for nothing.

16:31 IST: 12.5: K Yadav to Joe Root, Loopy on middle, pushed to mid-wicket.

16:31 IST: 12.4: K Yadav to J Roy, Pushed to the cover region by Roy. They look for second but the fielder in the deep does well to attack the ball and stop the batsmen in their stride. They pick up a single.

16:30 IST: 12.3: K Yadav to J Roy, FOUR! Slow and short and asking to be hit. Roy gets back and slaps it through covers and gets a rare boundary off Kuldeep’s bowling.

16:30 IST: 12.2: K Yadav to Joe Root, Around off this time, Root pushes at it and gets it to third man for a run.

16:29 IST: 12.1: K Yadav to J Roy, Tossed up googly around middle and leg, Roy plays it to mid-wicket and runs for a single.

16:28 IST: 11.6: U Yadav to J Roy, Drives the length ball to long on for a run.

16:28 IST: 11.5: U Yadav to Joe Root, Fuller around off, Root drives it to mid off where Rohit puts in the dive and keeps them down to a single.

16:27 IST: 11.4: U Yadav to Joe Root, On the hips, worked to the leg side for nothing.

16:26 IST: 11.3: U Yadav to Joe Root, Hangs back and keeps it out.

16:26 IST: 11.2: U Yadav to J Roy, Played to the point region by Roy. One run added to the total.

16:25 IST: 11.1: U Yadav to J Roy, On a back of a length around off, Roy misses the cut as the ball goes in to the gloves of MSD.

16:25 IST: Umesh Yadav is back on.

16:24 IST: 10.6: K Yadav to Joe Root, Another shortish delivery around middle and leg, Root moves back and blocks it down the track. End of a successful over for India and Kuldeep Yadav.

16:23 IST: 10.5: K Yadav to Joe Root, On middle and leg, kept out by Root.

16:23 IST: 10.4: K Yadav to J Roy, Defended off the front foot by Roy presenting the full face of the bat. One run added to the total.

16:22 IST: 10.3: K Yadav to Joe Root, Touch short on middle, Root gets back and gets it to the on side for a run.

16:21 IST: 10.2: K Yadav to J Bairstow, OUT! Gone! Impact straightaway. Kuldeep Yadav working his magic yet again and is into the wickets column without wasting any time. A bit of an unfortunate dismissal for the opener though. A wrong ‘un around leg, Bairstow looks to sweep but the ball hits him on his pad first and then his glove guides it to his leg stump. Bairstow is out on 38 for the second time in two matches. Also, Joe Root is the next batsman in.

16:20 IST: 10.1: K Yadav to J Bairstow, Little bit of turn on the very first ball. Flighted around off, it pitches and turns back in sharply. Jonny does well to block it off the back foot.

16:19 IST: Powerplay 2 signaled by the umpire. Maximum of 4 fielders are allowed outside the infield. Also, Chinaman Kuldeep Yadav has been brought into the attack.

16:17 IST: 9.6: S Kaul to J Roy, Around off, cut to gully for nothing. 69 runs came in the first 10 for England.

16:17 IST: 9.5: S Kaul to J Roy, FOUR! A rare loose ball from Kaul. A full toss on the pads, Roy clips it and beats the man for a boundary through square leg.

16:16 IST: 9.4: S Kaul to J Roy, Short on off, blocked back to the bowler by Roy.

16:14 IST: 9.3: S Kaul to J Bairstow, In line of the stumps, pushed to the on side for a run.

16:14 IST: 9.2: S Kaul to J Bairstow, FOUR! Another slower ball from Kaul, Bairstow drags this one across and gets it up and over to the mid-wicket fence for a boundary. He is looking to go after Kaul it seems.

16:13 IST: 9.1: S Kaul to J Bairstow, Slow and full, JB goes across the line but misses.

16:11 IST: 8.6: Y Chahal to J Bairstow, Jonny gets back and slaps it through the off side for a run. Just 4 off his first over.

16:11 IST: 8.5: Y Chahal to J Roy, Around middle and off, driven through long off for a single.

16:10 IST: 8.4: Y Chahal to J Roy, Good bowling from Chahal. A wrong ‘un this. Roy comes down the track but misses the line. Luckily for him he gets hit on the pad.

16:10 IST: 8.3: Y Chahal to J Roy, Slower through the air this time, Roy defends it off the front foot.

16:10 IST: 8.2: Y Chahal to J Bairstow, On the pads, clipped to mid-wicket for another run.

16:09 IST: 8.1: Y Chahal to J Roy, Flighted around off, driven to mid off for a run.

16:09 IST: Spin time! Yuzvendra Chahal comes on for a bowl.

16:07 IST: 7.6: S Kaul to J Roy, Another slower ball on middle, Roy flicks it aerially and gets in the gap between mid-wicket. Dhawan there does well to get to the ball and stop them only for a single.

16:06 IST: 7.5: S Kaul to J Roy, Good, good bowling from Kaul. Roy moves across his stumps but Kaul follows him. In the end, all Roy could do is defend it back to the bowler.

16:05 IST: 7.4: S Kaul to J Bairstow, Guides it through point and runs a single.

16:05 IST: 7.3: S Kaul to J Roy, Driven towards the mid off region. The batsmen have run through for a single.

16:04 IST: 7.2: S Kaul to J Roy, FOUR! Uppish… but safe! 50-run partnership comes up with this boundary as well. A good ball from Kaul, almost deceived Roy with the knuckle ball. Roy, however, goes through with the drive and manages to beat the fielder at short cover. A boundary results.

16:03 IST: 7.1: S Kaul to J Roy, Around off, on a length, Roy taps it to gully.

16:01 IST: 6.6: H Pandya to J Roy, Pushes this one to mid-wicket where Chahal puts in the dive and saves a couple for his team. One run taken and 17 conceded by Pandya in his second over.

Updated: July 14, 2018 — 2:19 pm