India stay on top after late Cook dismissal


ALASTAIR Cook led England’s dogged resistance with a diligent 50 before falling to the final delivery of the day as Indiastayed on course for victory in the second Test today (November 20). Trapped in front by a Ravindra Jadeja delivery, Cook reviewed but could not get the lbw decision overturned in what was a massive blow to England ahead of an intriguing fifth day’s play on Monday. Joe Root was batting on five with the tourists on 87-2, still needing 318 runs for an improbable victory on a track offering significant turn and uneven bounce. Chasing a daunting 405 on…

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