England v India: second Test, day two

England v India: second Test, day two

England v India: second Test, day two

Joe Root's side lead 1-0 in the best-of-five series after claiming victory at Edgbaston last weekend and will be seeking to press home their advantage.

Chris Woakes is expected to replace all-rounder Ben Stokes, who is standing trial in Bristol on a charge of affray.

Only four days are left in the yet-to-start second Test between England and India at Lord's Cricket Ground here, and the players and fans will hope that the rain Gods stay away on day two on Friday. The match was scheduled to start from Thursday but due to rain the first day of the match was washed out.

Talking about the ongoing Test series, India lost the 1st Test at Edgbaston by 31 runs.

Leaked Indian XI: Murali Vijay, Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Dinesh Karthik, R Ashwin, Hardik pandya, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami.

Join ADAM SHERGOLD for live over-by-over coverage of the second day, with updates and insight from our team of correspondents at Lord's.

From making his debut for India U-19 against Sri Lanka U-19 in a youth Test, to taking a wicket in his very first over of that match, it has been an exciting time for Arjun Tendulkar recently.

The famous mood swings of the London sky have been on display over the last three days - just that the one on Thursday cost us a day of a Test match.

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