Ind vs Eng 1st Test: Watch Joe Root’s full interview as he gets ready to play his 100th Test on Feb 5

Ind vs Eng 1st Test: England Test skipper Joe Root is all set to join an elite club of 14 England cricketer when he plays his 100th Test match at the M.A Chidambaram Stadium on February 5 (Friday). The 30-year-old from, who made his Test debut in Nagpur in 2012, scoring 73 and 20 not out, and 584 runs from six Tests against India at 53.09, looked back on his Test career so far and the future ahead.


Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR
Test 99 181 13 8249 254 49.1 15005 54.98
ODI 148 140 21 5962 133 50.1 6860 86.91
T20I 32 30 5 893 90 35.72 707 126.31


IND vs ENG full Test schedule

India vs England 2021 Test series schedule
Match details Date Time  (IST) Venue
1st Test Feb 5-9 9:30 AM MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
2nd Test Feb 13-17 9:30 AM MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
3rd Test Feb 24-28 2:30 PM Sardar Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad
4th Test Mar 4-8 9:30 AM Sardar Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad


India vs England Tests live streaming

The live telecast of the India vs England Test series will be available on Star Sports Network as it is an official broadcaster of BCCI in India. Meanwhile, the live streaming of IND vs ENG series will be available on Disney+Hotstar.

India vs England squad 

India squad for Chennai Test: Squad: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Wriddhiman Saha (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Siraj, Shardul Thakur, R Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Washington Sundar, Axar Patel,

Standby: KS Bharat (wicketkeeper), Abhimanya Easwaran, Shahbaz Nadeem, Rahul Chahar

Net bowlers: Ankit Rajpoot, Avesh Khan, Sandeep Warrier, K Gowtham, Saurabh Kumar

England squad for Chennai Test: Joe Root, Jofra Archer, Moeen Ali, James Anderson, Dom Bess, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler, Zak Crawley, Ben Foakes, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Ben Stokes, Olly Stone, Chris Woakes.