England beat India by an innings and 159 runs

England beat India by an innings and 159 runs

India head coach Ravi Shastri and Virat Kohli during the match.

"It's five days to go. Lower back issue, I'm confident I'll be fine in five days time with a bit of rehab", he said. "I should be okay", he said. In a match where none of the batsmen apart from Sam Curran in the second England innings managed to put up a good score, Kohli exorcised the demons of 2014 England tour and scored a hundred and a half-century in the second innings. Not proud of the way we've played. It is first time in the last five Test matches we've been outplayed.

'Credit has to go to England. And on Sunday, they had a mighty scare when their batting mainstay and skipper Kohli did not come to the field when the fourth day's play began. "And we deserved to lose", he said.

"If we bowl like that today, with those conditions, we'd bowl most teams in the world out", he said. It is what it is and you have to counter them as and when they come to you. Sometimes the rub of the green goes your way when it doesn't a quality side will make it count.

"We will not sit around and say that we didn't have the best of conditions".

Anderson bowled one at a back of a length outside off and the ball jagged back in to take the inside edge before landing in Bairstow's gloves.

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"Looking at things now, with the weather so unpredictable, I think we were a bit off with the combination we picked here but we have a chance to correct that for the next game".

Winning team captain Joe Root praised his bowlers. Fantastic from the very first ball. Bowling unit were exceptional throughout the whole game.

"We exploit those conditions as well as anyone in the world". "To get that far in front, it is testament to the partnership between Jonny and Woakes". Really pleased for Woaksey. "When you've got senior guys like Jimmy and Broad, the others are going to improve".

"There's no hiding from the facts that mistakes have been made".

Jos Buttler (24) got in and got out before he too fell lbw aiming across the line as Shami took a third wicket this innings. Still areas where we can improve, that's the exciting part.

"I was probably getting a little bit nervous", Woakes said. "It's a great team performance", he added.

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