England was left frustrated with some some umpiring decisions on the opening day of the third Test against India, opener Zak Crawley said in a virtual press conference at the end of the day’s play.

The television umpire overturned the on-field umpire’s ‘out’ verdict of opener Shubman Gill and Rohit Sharma was given not-out after a stumping appeal off the bowling of Jack Leach towards the business end of Day One.

IND v ENG, 3rd TEST, DAY 1 – AS IT HAPPENED

“It’s very frustrating. We’re behind the game and we wanted those little 50-50 situations to go our way. That’s the way it goes sometimes. It’s certainly not our day. It does not help our chances,” Crawley said.

“When we batted, Jack had one where it didn’t quite carry and it seemed like they looked at it from five or six different angles. When we were fielding it seemed like they looked at it from one angle….

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