India Record Lord’s: Can Virat Kohli and Co improve India’s poor record at Lord’s in 2nd Test against England?

India Record Lord’s: Can Virat Kohli and Co improve India’s poor record at Lord’s in the second Test against England (IND vs ENG)
India Record Lord’s: Can Virat Kohli and Co improve India’s poor record at Lord’s in the second Test against England (IND vs ENG)

India Record Lord’s: Can Virat Kohli and Co improve India’s poor record at Lord’s in 2nd Test against England? After missing the winning chance in the first test against England courtesy of the incessant rain, Virat Kohli led Indian team would try carrying the momentum forward and win the second Test at Lord’s. With a poor record at Lord’s, Team India aren’t best positioned but against a struggling side in Joe Root’s England, they will look to make amends when the 2nd Tets starts on August 12.

India and England have locked horns a total of 18 times at Lord’s. Of the total, England have won 12 matches while India have emerged winners in just 2 of them. Four of the remaining fixtures have ended in a draw.

India Record Lord’s: India have a stooping low winning percentage of 11% at the mecca of cricket while the hosts hold a mammoth 66% winning chance at the venue.

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India Record at Lord’s:

  • In 18 Test matches, India have won only twice, losing 12 of them. India’s win came on 2014 and 1986 tours.
  • India have a winning percentage at Lord’s of just 11% while England have bossed over at the ground with 66%.
  • In the last five matches, India have won only once on the 2014 tour while lost the other three.
  • Ishant Sharma, although, holds the best record from an Indian in an innings with 7 wickets.
  • The last time Virat Kohli’s India faced England at the venue, Team India suffered a humiliating an innings and 159-run loss.
India Record Lord’s: Match results
Team 1 Team 2 Winner Margin Match Date Scorecard
England India England 158 runs Jun 25-28, 1932 Test # 219
England India England 9 wickets Jun 27-30, 1936 Test # 252
England India England 10 wickets Jun 22-25, 1946 Test # 276
England India England 8 wickets Jun 19-24, 1952 Test # 352
England India England 8 wickets Jun 18-20, 1959 Test # 475
England India England inns & 124 runs Jun 22-26, 1967 Test # 619
England India drawn Jul 22-27, 1971 Test # 690
England India England inns & 285 runs Jun 20-24, 1974 Test # 740
England India drawn Aug 2-7, 1979 Test # 852
England India England 7 wickets Jun 10-15, 1982 Test # 928
England India India 5 wickets Jun 5-10, 1986 Test # 1046
England India England 247 runs Jul 26-31, 1990 Test # 1148
England India drawn Jun 20-24, 1996 Test # 1328
England India England 170 runs Jul 25-29, 2002 Test # 1610
England India drawn Jul 19-23, 2007 Test # 1840
England India England 196 runs Jul 21-25, 2011 Test # 2000
England India India 95 runs Jul 17-21, 2014 Test # 2130
England India England inns & 159 runs Aug 9-12, 2018 Test # 2315

 

India Record Lord’s: Ishan Sharma holds a phenomenal record of most wickets in an innings by an Indian- 7 wickets. The hot form of Jasprit Bumrah might just see him overtaking the unique feat. As for Indian batsmen- the likes of Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara the numbers are unimpressive as they have gathered just 69 and 89 runs at the venue. India’s vice-captain in the whites- Ajinkya Rahane is slightly better off who has mustered 139 runs at Lord’s.

The men in blue have two wins at the venue came back then in 1986 and then in 2014.

India Record Lord’s: The visitors faced a nightmarish defeat in their last stint at Lord’s where they lost the match by inns & 159 runs.

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India Record Lord’s: Can Virat Kohli and co. improvise India’s poor record at Lord’s in upcoming second Test against England

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