India rolled over a miserable West Indies for 100 in merely 26.5 overs on Sunday to clinch the opening Test in Antigua by an impressive margin of 318. After Ajinkya Rahane notched up his first Test century in two years, and Hanuma Vihari narrowly missed out on one, Jasprit Bumrah ran through West Indies to finish with exceptional figures of 5 for 7.
India recovered from a precarious 25 for 3 to post a fighting 203 for 6 at the end of Day 1 of the Antigua Test, which was hit by rain. Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara and skipper Virat Kohli all fell cheaply as Kemar Roach and Shannon Gabriel provided the vital early breakthroughs.
Rajasthan Royals skipper Ajinkya Rahane after his team went down to Kolkata Knight Riders at the Eden Gardens on Tuesday. Batting first, RR managed only 142, despite the openers Rahul Tripathi (27) and Jos Buttler (39) adding 63 in 4.5 overs.