India and West Indies, the first Test starting on Thursday, was completely named as Team India. After the day's play, the Indian team scored 364 runs at the loss of 4 wickets. 18 years ago, Prithvi Shaw, playing his first Test match by Team India, scored a century (134 runs) and the name enter of his world's cricket records.
Captain Virat Kohli scored 72 and wicketkeeper-batsman Rishab Pant returned unbeaten on 17 runs. Apart from these, local boy Cheteshwar Pujara (86 off 130 balls) and experienced batsman Ajinkya Rahane scored 41 runs (92 balls). Keel Rahul, who was battling bad form, could not open his account once again. Shannon Gabriel, Devendra Bishoo, Sherman Lewis, Roston Chase 1-1 wickets in the account of the West Indies. Let's say that the West Indies team led by Craig Brathwaite led to the failure of his regular captain Jason Holder.
Batting first, winning the toss was expected to give a fantastic start to the Indian team. But at the last ball of the first over, KL Rahul opened the account without opening the ball fast bowler Shannon Gabriel was hit with a ball on the inside. After that Cheteshwar Pujara and Prithvi Shaw, who reached the crease, took the team well. In the meantime, before the earth completed its half-century, Pujara also fizzled out. There was a partnership of 206 runs for the first wicket between the two. After Shaw's century was established, it was expected that Cheteshwar Pujara would also complete the hundreds. But they were out for 86 runs.
Virat Kohli again took the lead to play the role of Prithvi Shaw in the good rhythm. Together, they had added just 23 runs, that Shobha Devendra Bishoo would take an easy catch on his own ball. Before being dismissed, he played 134 runs in 154 balls with the help of 19 fours. Ajinkya Rahane came after Earth Shaw was dismissed. Captain-vice captain of the Indian team, together with 105 runs for the fourth wicket. Meanwhile, Virat completed his half-century. Rahane was also seen in a good rhythm. The team looked towards the score of 350, but only after the spinner Chase hit the ball to stay behind, Rahane was caught behind the wicket. Before being dismissed, he added 41 runs in 92 balls with the help of 5 fours.
India (Playing XI): Lokesh Rahul, Prithvi Shaw, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant(w), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav
West Indies (Playing XI): Kraigg Brathwaite(c), Kieran Powell, Shai Hope, Shimron Hetmyer, Roston Chase, Sunil Ambris, Shane Dowrich(w), Keemo Paul, Devendra Bishoo, Sherman Lewis, Shannon Gabriel