Hello and welcome to the coverage of day 2 of the 2nd Test between England and India at Lord's. The coverage starts at 3.30 PM.
Right the players have made it out to the middle, Shami and Ishant are the overnight batsmen. Anderson will start off proceedings for England.
A loosener to start off, it's down the leg side. Shami swipes but misses.
FOUR! Edgy! Shami goes for a wild heave but gets an inside edge past the leg stump for a boundary to fine leg.
Shami turns it to the leg side for a single.
Short of a length delivery outside off, Ishant just about sways away from the line.
Ben Stokes will bowl from the other end.
Stokes drifts this one wide. Shami slashes and misses.
OUT! India all out for 295. Stokes wraps it up with wkt of Shami. Rahane the star for India with a brilliant 103. Short of a good length delivery outside off, Shami is caught in two minds whether to heave or defend and in the end, he ends up edging it to first slip where Cook juggles but hangs on to it.
Mohammed Shami c Cook b Stokes 19 (44m, 24b, 3x4, 0x6)
It was Cook's 100th catch in Test cricket.
The England openers, Alastair Cook and Sam Robson, have made their way out to the middle. Bhuvneshwar Kumar will start off proceedings for India.
England are away. Cook shuffles a tad and turns it to mid-wicket for a single.
Edged but just short! Length delivery on off, nips away. Robson pushes at it and gets an outside edge, Jadeja at third slip dives to his left but it seems to drop just short of him as he gets a hand to it.
Beauty! A tad full outside off, shaping away. Robson leans forward for a prod but is beaten by the away movement.
Ah....Full on middle, tailing away. Robson looks to turn it to the leg side but gets a leading edge to cover for a single. Good stuff from Bhuvneshwar.
A good over comes to an end.
Mohammad Shami will bowl from the other end.
Short of a length delivery outside off, tails away. Robson plays inside the line and lets it go.
Short of a good length delivery on off, Robson stands tall and defends.
Ah...Short of a good length delivery outside off, a probing one. Robson leaves it alone close to his body.
Good forward defenses from Cook so far. The feet movement is positive.
This time Bhuvneshwar delivers a full outswinger. Cook drives it straight back to the bowler. A maiden over.
Ah..Short of a good length delivery on off, Robson is a bit hurried up. He fends it away behind square leg for a single.
Good delivery, length delivery on middle, keeps low. Cook hops back and defends.
FOUR! Poor delivery, on the pads, Cook clips it to fine leg and it races away to the fence.
Bhuvneshwar will continue.
A tad full outside off, shaping away. Robson leaves it alone cautiously.
A touch full outside off, Robson pushes it to covers.
Robson leaves alone a length delivery outside off.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar has been good with his lines and lengths to start off.
Some late away movement for Shami, Cook leaves them alone.
Full on middle, Cook defends it back to the bowler.
Indian bowlers not getting the same movement the England bowlers got yesterday. Might be because of major part of the grass being shaved off.
Full outside off, shaping back in. Robson comes forward and prods it into the ground.
Fullish outside off, Robson pushes it through mid off and they run through for three.