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India lead England by 18 runs at tea


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Nottingham: India were leading England by 18 runs in their second innings as they went into the tea break on Day 4 of the first Test at Trent Bridge here Sunday.

India were batting at 57/1 after bowling out the hosts for 496. Shikhar Dhawan (29) was the only Indian wicket to fall in the second session as he was caught and bowled by spinner Moeen Ali.

Opener Murali Vijay was batting on 19 not out while Cheteshwar Pujara (8 not out) hit two consecutive boundaries off his first two deliveries before tea was called.