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India win Chennai Test, clinch Series against England 4-0

jadejaA clinical performance from the bowlers helped India bowl England out for 207 in the second innings on the final day and win the Chennai Test by an innings and 75 runs. India clinched the five-match series 4-0.

England started their second innings with 282 runs behind. The openers batted well and added 103 runs for the first wicket. Cook (49) and Jennings (54) departed in quick succession. Moeen Ali tried hard with his 44, but it was not enough. Ravindra Jadeja played the havoc, as he bagged seven wickets.

Karun Nair was declared ‘Man of the Match’, while Virat Kohli bagged the ‘Man of the Series’ award.


England 477 (Root 88, Moeen Ali 146, Bairstow 49, Dawson 66*, Rashid 60; Umesh Yadav 2/73, Ishant 2/42, Jadeja 3/106) & 207 (Cook 49, Jennings 54, Moeen 44; Jadeja 7/48)

India 759/7 declared (Rahul 199, Parthiv 71, Karun Nair 303*, Ashwin 67, Jadeja 51; Broad 2/80, Dawson 2/129).

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