England and India were denied the opportunity to play out what promised to be a thrilling finale to the first Test as day five at Trent Bridge was washed out.
The match was tantalisingly poised with India 52-1, needing another 157 to win, and England requiring another nine wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.
However, rain throughout the day kept the players from the field and the match ended in a draw with the decision to abandon the day’s play at 3.50pm.
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It means the series remains all square as the sides head to Lord’s for the second Test, which starts on Thursday.
England vs India
August 12, 2021, 10:00am
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Watch day one of the second Test between England and India at Trent Bridge from 10am, Thursday on Sky Sports The Hundred and Main Event.
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