The Indian team has been involved in thriller encounters against Australia and England this year. After major debacles in the performances of the team, India have put up a strong fightback which has excited the fans and Cricket watching audience all around the World. This test series has been a perfect example of what this team can achieve in the near future after learning from their mistakes. The bowlers have been relentless with their efforts and have tried to lend a helping hand when the batters have failed.
The half-centuries from Shardul Thakur and Rishabh Pant brought back the Indian team back into the game. Then, Unedh Yadav and Jasprit Bumrah also stitched a fine partnership which provided further momentum to the Indian team.
The England openers Haseeb Hameed and Rory Burns have started well for the home team and has provided a nice foundation to the next batters coming at the crease. The opening pair put up a brilliant show in the 3rd Test as well and helped England to win the match by a huge margin.
In a flat surface at oval, the Indian bowlers have tried hard but have not been able to induce a wicket in the last session of Day 4. After a terrific effort from the batters throughout the day, the bowlers have to deliver and put pressure on the England team.
The England team still needs 291 runs and it will take a daunting effort from the batting unit to chase down the score against any bowling unit. The Indian team have experienced bowlers like Umesh Yadav and Jasprit Bumrah who need to perform well and dismiss the opposition batters. The 1st session of the Day 5 will be critical to both the team and may determine the result of the ENG vs IND 4th Test Match.
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