India vs England LIVE: Day three of first Test in Chennai
talkSPORT is bringing you live and exclusive coverage of the iconic cricket series between India and England this winter.
The first of four Tests kicked off on Friday and England made an impressive start, with Joe Root hitting a record-breaking double century.
The tourists closed on 555/8 on day two and here’s how you can follow the rest of the action live…
India vs England: How to listen
Full commentary of day three of the first test between India and England in Chennai will be live on talkSPORT 2.
Our day three coverage will get under way at 3:45am on Sunday and we will bring you every ball live.
Our brilliant broadcast team for the series includes talkSPORT’s resident paceman Darren Gough and fellow former England internationals Kevin Pietersen, Steve Harmison, Matt Prior and Mark Butcher.
You can enjoy the advert-free action on the talkSPORT app or listen on talkSPORT 2. To tune in, CLICK HERE.
You can also listen via DAB digital radio or through your smart speaker.
If you miss the live action, there will be a daily highlights show at 5pm on talkSPORT 2.
Former England paceman Steve Harmison will also host a regular show, live-streamed on talkSPORT’s YouTube channel at the end of play each day, as part of 500 hours of cricket programming across the series.
Complementing the live commentaries will be a daily Following On podcast.
There will also be a two-hour highlights package for those who miss the action, plus the Cricket Collective will deliver regular preview and review shows.
England’s schedule in India
- First Test: Feb 5-9 (Chennai)
- Second Test: Feb 13-17 (Chennai)
- Third Test: Feb 24-28 (Ahmedabad)
- Fourth Test: March 4-8 (Ahmedabad)
- First T20I: March 12 (Ahmedabad)
- Second T20I: March 14 (Ahmedabad)
- Third T20I: March 16 (Ahmedabad)
- Fourth T20I: March 18 (Ahmedabad)
- Fifth T20I: March 20 (Ahmedabad)
- First ODI: March 23 (Pune)
- Second ODI: March 26 (Pune)
- Third ODI: March 28 (Pune)
India vs England: First Test teams
India: Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant (wk), Washington Sundar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Shahbaz Nadeem.
England: Rory Burns, Dominic Sibley, Dan Lawrence, Joe Root (c), Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope, Jos Buttler (wk), Dom Bess, Jofra Archer, Jack Leach, James Anderson.
Toss: England won the toss and decided to bat.
Officials: Anil Chaudhary, Nitin Menon, Chettithody Shamsuddin, Virender Sharma, Javagal Srinath.
Day two card: England 555/8 from 180 overs, India yet to bat – Root 218, Sibley 87, Stokes 82; Bumrah 2/81, Ashwin 1/132.