Got a TV Licence?

You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.

Find out more
I don’t have a TV Licence.

Summary

  1. India wrap up victory after lunch
  2. Hosts lead 1-0 in five-match series
  3. England lost last eight wickets for 66
  4. J Yadav 3-30, Ashwin 3-52
  5. Cook 54, Bairstow 34*

Live Reporting

By Amy Lofthouse

All times stated are UK

Get involved

Thanks and goodbye

A thoroughly entertaining five days in Vizag, with India taking a deserved 1-0 series lead.

We'll be back on Saturday at 03:45 BST for the third Test in Mohali. Enjoy the rest of your morning. In a bit!

'Can't afford to lose session like we did'

Cook on England's overall performance: "You can't afford to lose a session like we did at the end of day two if you want to stay in the game. If you get behind the game in India, it's very difficult to get back.

"My dismissal, I just missed the ball. If you knew you were getting that ball you'd play straighter. I just missed it and Kumar (Dharmasena) got it right.

England's Joe Root and Alastair Cook
Reuters

Get Involved

#bbccricket

RunMatt: *puts on best Richie Benaud voice* I reckon England might be just a touch disappointed with that.

Ashwin tops wickets table

Virat Kohli praised all his bowlers after today's victory, but Ravichandran Ashwin has moved to the top of the Test wicket pile, with 55 wickets this year.

Most Test wickets in 2016 graphic
BBC

'We're here to win'

England coach Trevor Bayliss: "We'll have to put our thinking caps on to see how we can get Kohli out. We haven't come here to make up the numbers, we're here to win. 

"As a coach I look back and think there's a lot of good points to come out of these two matches. Not least the fight we've shown throughout this Test match.

"We would have liked the feeling of last night to continue. Having to start again, on a fifth day wicket doing all sorts, that can happen."

'Rashid starting to believe in himself'

Cook on Adil Rashid: "One thing we spoke about in Bangladesh was we didn't have the control with our spinners. Adil has taken it to heart, gone away and bowled beautifully. He wasn't bowling the foll tosses and long hops like he had been. That's a huge credit to him. 

"Rash can bowl. He's a good bowler and I think he's starting to believe it now. I think we're starting to see a bloke who realises he can play."

Get Involved

#bbccricket

Daniel: Don't forget what happened in 2014. Drew 1st test; lost 2nd after a capitulation; won the last 3. Don't write us off just yet...  

'Duckett worked harder than anyone in nets'

England coach Trevor Bayliss, speaking on Sky Sports about Ben Duckett: "It is certainly something Cook and I will sit down and have a chat about. He's one guy that has probably worked harder than anyone else in the nets. 

"It's disappointing from that point of view. It does show its a long way between county cricket and Test match cricket at the highest level.

"I'm more than comfortable with Jos (Buttler) playing as a batter. He's been hitting the ball quite well in the nets. I've been happy with the way Jonny has kept. From the South Africa tour to now, he's done a fantastic job."

'No hiding place' for Duckett

England captain Alastair Cook on Ben Duckett, who has 18 runs in three innings in the series, tells Sky Sports: "It shows how hard international cricket is. There is no hiding place. You score a lot of runs for your county, away from the spotlight, but after a couple of dismissals for England, suddenly the media and TV are all over you.

"Ben is a very talented cricketer, there is no doubt about it. He is certainly a guy who will be around for England."

Should Duckett get another chance at number four?

Geoffrey Boycott

Ex-England batsman on BBC Test Match Special

No. He's frozen. His head has gone. You can't bat like that.

You have to be concentrated in the mind, but your body has to be relaxed so that your feet glide into position and your hands move, so you don't rush it when you see a ball to hit.

When you are under severe stress like he is, he's trying to force it. I see a boy who is under serious difficulty. I would give him a break from Test cricket.

Get Involved

Text 81111

So India win by 246 runs. Kohli's match total was 248. Never mind the spinners - he was the difference in this game.

Rob, Herts

'Scoreboard pressure really counts'

India captain Virat Kohli on his team's performance: "It's been a lucky ground for me. Every time I come here I get a good feeling. The environment is such in the stadium that you want to play exciting cricket. The support is priceless.

"We wanted to make sure we bat deep and long, put pressure on the opposition. That's exactly what we did. From there on the bowlers were always on top. Scoreboard pressure is something that really counts in Test cricket. You saw that here."

Vaughan and Boycott live on Facebook

'We have nice momentum'

India captain Virat Kohli, speaking on Sky Sports, about the next Test: "There's not much to think about. We've been playing some really good cricket. We don't have to be complacent at all. We have nice momentum.

"We've come back from tough situations. England have played quality cricket. We need to strike the right balance of not getting too desperate and not relaxing too much either."

'The first day was crucial'

England captain Alastair Cook: "The first day was crucial - it was a good toss to win. We saw the first day was easiest to bat. You can see the scoring rates - it became harder.

"In India you've got to score first-innings runs and try to get parity. We lost those five wickets but from that moment on we showed a lot of character and fight."

3 collapses .. 1st Inns - 4 wkts fell in 49 mins .. 4 fell in 47 mins .. 2nd inns - 10 in 170 mins .. 18 in 4hrs 26 mins #JustSaying

'We'll hold our heads up high'

England captain Alastair Cook: "We set our stall out in the fourth innings and we made India work very hard. We'll hold our heads up high.

"It's hard when you lose any Test matches. We played some good cricket in these first two games - we managed to put India under pressure."

Geoffrey Boycott

Ex-England batsman on BBC Test Match Special

England have depth in their batting and good seamers, but there have been concerns over an opener and a number four for a while. Joe Root has moved up to three, which means we now have a problem at number four. Hameed looks the part as an opener but he's only 19. They have 'calypso collapsoes', and that's what hurts them.

Man of the match - Virat Kohli

India win by 246 runs

Virat Kohli is the man of the match for his 167 & 81 in the game.

He calls Vizag a "lucky ground for me" and thanks to the fans, which brings a huge round of whoops and cheers from the stands.

'Half of batting is in the mind'

Geoffrey Boycott

Ex-England batsman on BBC Test Match Special

The pitch looks worse than it was. Half of batting is in the mind - you have to believe you have a good enough defence on these pitches. Once England get the slide on, they can't stop it.

Get Involved

#bbccricket

India last 15 Tests at Home: W W W W W W W D W W W W W D W Unbeaten Since 2013.. #INDvENG #BBCCricket

There are positives for England: Hameed's battle on the fourth day, Broad's performance on one foot, an increasingly confident Rashid starting to bowl more consistently. But there has to be serious questions over Duckett's place. The collapse on day two is what has cost them the most.

'England went down like a pack of cards'

Geoffrey Boycott

Ex-England batsman on BBC Test Match Special

They have a habit of collapsing. They go down like a pack of cards, like dominoes - call it what you want. This pitch is not a minefield.

Get Involved

#bbccricket

Boba H Fett: India win by a Kohli.

How's stat?!

Andrew Samson

BBC Test Match Special statistician

Anderson has registered the first king pair for England since 1906, and only the third ever.

Debutant Jayant Yadav finishes with match figures of 4-68 with the ball, and it was his performance with the bat that tipped India over the 400 line. Ashwin ends the game with eight wickets; he was slightly off yesterday but today, he was bang on. A word for Mohammed Shami too, who has bowled with excellent pace throughout the Test.

Vic Marks

Ex-England spinner on BBC Test Match Special

England have been outplayed and ultimately lost it on the second evening when all those wickets fell. Days one and two lost us the game. The crumble on the second day was the main reason for the loss of this Test.

Get Involved

#bbccricket

Michael Bairstow: Apt that a king pair finishes off England. Weak, spineless, clueless and gutless. Can't see us improving this series.

England have fought hard throughout this Test but that collapse on the second day has cost them. They've lost all ten wickets in this innings for 83 runs. Cook's dismissal last night was the real kicker, the one that England couldn't recover from. It was always going to be an uphill struggle but it was a quick end for England.

WICKET - INDIA WIN BY 246 RUNS

Anderson lbw Jayant 0 (Eng 158 all out)

Out! King pair! Game over in Vizag. It's taken India 27 balls after lunch to finish off England's innings. India take a 1-0 series lead.

India beat England by 246 runs
AP

Vic Marks

Ex-England spinner on BBC Test Match Special

It was a lovely off-break; he pushed forward. It's either out or four byes.

India review

Eng 158-9

Have Jayant got Anderson lbw first ball? It looks out and India want a review.

Vic Marks

Ex-England spinner on BBC Test Match Special

I don't think Jimmy is in the best of form. He's on a king pair - he only faced one ball in the first innings and he hasn't had a hit in the middle since August.

WICKET

Broad lbw Jayant 5 (Eng 158-9)

Hit flush on the front foot. That's going on to hit the top of off stump. Broad will have to go. Out walks Anderson for his second bat in four months.

Simon Mann

BBC Test Match Special commentator

There's a cheer in the back of the commentary box for a Stuart Broad review.

England review

Eng 158-8

Broad's been given out lbw, going for the sweep. There's a delay, but it's Broad - he's made the T sign.

How's stat?!

Andrew Samson

BBC Test Match Special statistician

The dismissal of Ansari means Ashwin is the leading wicket-taker in Test cricket in 2016, moving past Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath with 55. Ashwin was also the leading wicket-taker last year with 62.

Eng 154-8

Bairstow 34, Broad 1

The sweep has served Bairstow well today. He's down on one knee again, twisting those wrists and smashing Ashwin for four. It's good to see him rotating the strike. Clever, too, playing the shot all along the ground. Broad has one delivery to face from Ashwin and takes a single from a thick inside edge.

Get Involved

Text 81111

The toss has been a huge factor in this match. Is there a case for alternating the choice after the first Test in a series? Not sour grapes at the moment of course!

Chris in Somerset