1st Test 3rd Day: England 172 for 3
After India was dismissed for 241 runs in its first innings, England lost 3 quick wickets before Andrew Strauss and Paul Collingwood led the England fight back with an unbeaten 129-run partnership to take their team to 172/3 at stumps on the 3rd day of the 1st Test against India at the M.A. Chidambaram stadium in Chennai.
Strauss (73) and Collingwood (60), who came together at the crease when England were reeling at 43/3, took the England lead to 247 runs.
For India, Ishant Sharma, Amit Mishra and Yuvraj Singh took one wicket each.