James Anderson first bowler to take 100 Test wickets at Lord's

Kohli under fire for 'selfish' act in crucial run out

Woakes, 29, dismissed India skipper Virat Kohli on day two and continued to impress today as he put England in complete control of the match with an unbeaten ton.

That brought in Chris Woakes (55 not out) and alongside Jonny Bairstow he ensured more pain for India.

Their unbroken sixth-wicket stand was so far worth 99 runs and all the more valuable for the fact that England had slumped to 89 for four on the stroke of lunch. By contrast, Saturday " s play started under sunny blue skies that promised to make life easier for the batsmen.

The all-rounder, who came in to bat when England were 131/5, averages 121 with the bat and 9.93 with the ball at the iconic cricket ground.

Woakes' top Test score was 66 before this innings but he soon reached his first century for England off just 129 balls in an innings which included 15 boundaries.

Anderson, who had generated movement off the seam as well as an impressive amount through the air, finished off the Indians - and secured his five wicket performance - by removing Ishant Sharma.

The hosts moved to 28-0 in the morning session before opener Keaton Jennings was caught on the crease and trapped LBW by Mohammed Shami.

Batsman Cheteshwar Pujara was run out by England debutant Ollie Pope, after a mix-up with Virat Kohli.

It will be a huge ask for India to save the Test from this position - particularly with captain Virat Kohli struggling with a sore back. But Bairstow, as he's often done before, held firm while attacking the loose ball.

When Jos Buttler went for 24 - Shami's third leg-before wicket - England looked capable of crumbling again.

Earlier, India chose to play with two spinners in Ravichandran Ashwin and Kuldeep Yadav, whereas Cheteshwar Pujara had a horrific return to Test cricket.

A quick word from Bairstow helped Woakes to compose himself and a pull shot over mid-wicket for three took him to the landmark off just 129 balls.

Bairstow hit eight boundaries and scored freely to keep the pressure on the India bowlers and Woakes also struck eight fours following his two wickets on Friday.



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