England women vs India women one-off Test: Tammy Beaumont leaves for 66, but hosts consolidate

After getting rid of it of Lauren Winfield Hill (35) in the first session of the day that Mithali Raj-led side toiled hard for the biggest part of the post-Lunch before debutante off-Spinner Sneh Rana selected up her first test wicket. She got rid of of the in-form of Beaumont, who was brilliantly caught on the short leg by Shafali Verma.

Beaumont faced 166 balls and decorate them innings with six Foursome on the way to her second Test fifty. Skipper Heather Knight (47 not out) knocked carefully and stayed unbeaten in die company of Natalie Sciver (11 not) out) than England made 76 runs off 28 transl in the second session.

Used to have die host made a solid 86 for one in die opening session. The Indian pace duo of veteran Jhulan Goswami and Shikha Pandey made a promising one start, to do just enough to die harassing English slapper on more as one Opportunity.

In the seventh over, Goswami induced and edge from Winfield-Hill when the dough rose for an extravagant one drive but Smriti Mandhana left die fall chance in die Got a slip cordon despite both hands on the ball.

By doing next over, Winfield has lucky again. Debutante Pooja Vastrakar caused a fat one edge from the dough, however die ball flew between second Slip and gully to the limit. After a slow and careful start, England selected up the pace.

Winfield was that more positive of die two batters as she lofted Pandey over die Center-wicket to hit the first six of the innings and in the process brought up England is fifty in the 17th over. A over later, Winfield hit Another maximum, this time over back square leg off Vastrakar.

Vastrakar finally had die last laugh when she caught Winfield by wicketkeeper Taniya Bhatia, which broke the ground for India. Up to five players made exam debut for India, including Verma, Deepti Sharma, Vastrakar, Rana and Bhatia, during for England was Sophia Dunkley die only one player to earn a test cap.

Indian women team is playing it is first exam match in seven years. It last played die traditional format of the game in November 2014 against South Africa in Mysuru.

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