In a convincing victory, India has won the first  Test against England by nine wickets at Motera in Ahmedabad on Monday, hereby taking the lead in the four-match series.

 

India needed just 77 runs to win in their second innings, on the fifth and final day.

 

England were all out for 406 in their second innings, after being forced to follow on, before they were all out for mere 191 in the first innings. Alastair Cook top-scored with 176 while Matt Prior made 91 for England.

 

Cheteshwar Pujara won the Man of the Match award for his splendid unbeaten double century in the first innings.