PHOTOS from Day 2 of second India-England Test in Visakhapatnam

Captain Virat Kohli was the topscorer for India with 167. Ravichandran Ashwin proved his all-round abilities again as he struck a fine half century. India batted for 129.4 overs.

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Visakhapatnam, Nov 19: It was advantage India as they dominated for the 2nd successive day in the 2nd Test against England here Friday (November 18).

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At stumps on the 2nd day yesterday, England were stuggling at 103/5, still trailing the hosts by 352. It was an all-round performance by India as, first batsmen posted an impressive 455 and later bowlers took charge.

Captain Virat Kohli was the topscorer for India with 167. Ravichandran Ashwin proved his all-round abilities again as he struck a fine half century. India batted for 129.4 overs.

When England came into bat, Indian spinners made use of the pitch conditions. Debutant offspinner Jayant Yadav got his maiden wicket through LBW, via the Decision Review System (DRS) against Moeen Ali.

Ashwin had two wickets while Mohammed Shami bowled skipper Alastair Cook with a superb delivery, breaking the stump into two.

Here are photos from the second day's play

Half century for Joe Root

Joe Root celebrates his half century. He scored 53 but the rest of the batsmen failed to make an impact on the 2nd day of the 2nd Test.

Virat Kohli misses double ton

Indian captain Virat Kohli heads back to the pavilion after being dismissed for a magnificent 167.

Kohli supporters

Whenever he plays, Kohli gets massive support. Visakhapatnam, which is hosting its first ever Test, backed the skipper.

R Ashwin impresses again

Ashwin proved his worth as an all-rounder. He is celebrating his half century here.

Moeen Ali

Moeen Ali (left) celebrates a wicket with captain Alastair Cook (right).

Ashwin looks up

Ashwin looks skywards during his 58-run innings. Thanks to his knock, India managed to cross 450.

Tri-colour

Team India received good support on the second day. Fans hold a big tri-colour at the stadium.

Jayant-Ashwin partnership

Jayant Yadav (left) and Ashwin had a 64-run partnership for the 8th wicket. They are celebrating their half century association here.

England players celebrate

England players celebrate an Indian wicket during the 2nd day's play.

Jayant gets help

Jayant Yadav gets help from Ben Stokes as the latter ties his shoe lace.

Kohli is ecstatic

Captain Kohli is ecstatic as he celebrates the wicket of Cook, bowled by Mohammed Shami.

A satisfying day

Indian players walk out of the ground after the end of second day's play.

Umesh Yadav

Umesh Yadav plays a shot during his 13-run knock. He was dismissed by Adil Rashid, caught by Moeen Ali.

Umpires check ball

Umpires Kumar Dharmasena (left) of Sri Lanka and Australian Rod Tucker check the match ball.

Maiden wicket for Jayant

Jayant (3rd left) celebrates with team-mates after winning an LBW decision against Moeen Ali, via DRS. This was his maiden Test wicket.

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