Ahmedabad: India stormed into the Test Championship Final after thrashing England by an innings and 25 runs in the fourth and the final Test, here at the Narendra Modi Stadium on Saturday.
With the virtue of this win, India also won the series 3-1. Now, India will face New Zealand in the Championship Final at Lord’s on 18th June.
Indians spinners continued to torment the visitors, as Axar Patel (5) and Ravichandran Ashwin (5) shared 10 wickets between them in the England’s second innings.
England were bundled out for 135 runs in just 54.5 overs. They needed to score more than 160 runs to make India bat again in the game.
Earlier, riding on Rishabh Pant’s 101 and Washington Sundar’s 96*, India scored 365 runs in reply to the visitors’ 205 runs.