India vs England 1st Test TV Guide, IND V ENG 2021

IND v ENG 1st Test Live Score, Match Preview, India vs England Live Streaming + TV Channels 2021

The 1st Test match between England and India will be played from February 5 to February 9, 2021 at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai; the game starts at 9:00 AM IST. Whereas toss happens 30 minutes prior to that.

England vs India Head to Head record in tests:

Match Played: 126

England won: 47

India won: 26

Clearly the past record favors England. But India is strong team now than they were in the past. They have defeated mighty Australia in Australia TWICE. Yes you’ve heard that right. India is undefeatable at their home. Spinners will come to play in this series. Chennai pitch in known to assist the spinners from 3rd day. We have seen matches finishing in 3 days here. A must win series for England if they want to qualify for world test championship finals at their Macca of cricket ‘The Lords’.


Star Sports to broadcast live coverage of India v England three-match One-Day International (ODI), five-match T20 International (T20I), and four-match Test series in India and its subcontinent (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka) countries; all matches streamed live in the Indian subcontinent on Disney + Hotstar digital platform (Website, App). Disney + Hotstar VIP has tied up with Jio and Airtel. Jio and Airtel are offering exciting prepaid recharge plans bundled with a 12-months subscription of Disney + Hotstar VIP.

Fox Sports has acquired exclusive media rights for the tournament; they will telecast all matches of the competition in Australia on Fox Sports while viewers can also watch online on Foxtel Sports digital platform. Kayo Sports will live stream matches in Australia, a new digital platform in Australia to watch cricket matches online. The Foxtel App is the better option if you already have a TV subscription, while Foxtel Now is the way to go if you only want to stream Foxtel channels.

DD National (DD1) and DD Sports to broadcast India v England T20I and ODI series live coverage in India. DD National channel is the largest terrestrial network in the world covering about 92% population and 81% land area of the country.

England v India Live Streaming + TV Channel, ENG vs IND, 2021


India & Subcontinent
Star Sports
New Zealand
SKY Sport NZ
UK Sky Sports Cricket
Australia Fox Sports, Channel 7
South Africa
ATN Cricket Plus (Asian Television Network), CBN
USA Willow TV, Hotstar
Carribean SportsMax (Tests), Flow Sports (ODI, T20I)
European TBC
Southeast Asia Fox Sports Australia
Singapore Hotstar
Pacific Islands PacificAus TV

India v England 1st Test Live Cricket Score, ENG vs SL, 2021

England won by 227 runs

India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant(w), Washington Sundar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shahbaz Nadeem, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah

England (Playing XI): Rory Burns, Dominic Sibley, Daniel Lawrence, Joe Root(c), Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope, Jos Buttler(w), Dominic Bess, Jofra Archer, Jack Leach, James Anderson


578 & 178


337 & 192

Match Details
Dates February 05 – February 09, 2021
Match India vs India, 1st Test
Venue M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Time 09:00 AM IST, 03:30 AM GMT, 09:00 AM LOCAL
Tournament England tour of India, 2021
India is expected to win the match on their home turf.
Result England won by 227 runs

Team Squads:

India Test Squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma, Mayank Agarwal, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (Vice-captain), KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), R Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Md. Siraj, Shardul Thakur.

England Test Squad:Joe Root (captain), Jofra Archer, Moeen Ali, James Anderson, Dom Bess, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler, Zak Crawley, Ben Foakes, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Dom Sibley, Ben Stokes, Olly Stone, Chris Woakes.

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