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WATCH | Ayaz Memon and Rohan Gavaskar Look Back on India's Decision to Play Two Spinners at Lord's

Cricketnext Staff | Updated: August 12, 2018, 11:25 AM IST

After getting thrashed at the hands of England bowlers on day two of the Lord's Test, India failed to put up an inspiring performance on Saturday too. This time round it was the bowlers who let the team down. All the bowlers, be it pacers or spinners, leaked runs to give England a healthy lead of 250. After having them 89/4 at one situation, Indian bowlers could not keep the pressure up on the England batsmen and Jonny Bairstow (93) and Chris Woakes (120 no) made the most of the opportunity. Cricket expert Ayaz Memon and Rohan Gavaskar discuss whether India should have gone with an extra fast bowler seeing the conditions instead of spinner Kuldeep Yadav. Memon feels that after the opening day was washed out due to rain, Kohli could have played only one spinner in the Test.

First Published: August 12, 2018, 12:34 AM IST
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