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England beat India by 60 runs in fourth test to wrap up series

Last Modified Monday, 3 September 2018 (10:47 IST)
Southampton: bowled India out for 184 on Sunday to win the fourth test by 60 runs and wrap up the series with a match to spare.
 
A gritty 101-run partnership between and had raised India’s hope after they lost three early wickets in their chase of 245 for victory.
 
But when captain Kohli was dismissed for a fighting 58 by Moeen Ali just before tea India’s resistance crumbled and they lost their last six wickets for 51 runs.
 
Recalled off-spinner Moeen also claimed the wicket of Rahane (51) and ended with figures of four for 71, having bagged five wickets in India’s first innings.
 
Ravi Ashwin blazed away for a spirited 25 to keep England waiting before finished it off by trapping him lbw.
 
England lead the series 3-1 with one match to play.
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