The visitors skittled out England for 149 to register victory by an innings and 12 runs.
Former captain Root became the 14th batsman to pass 10,000 Test runs and finished on 115 not out after sharing a sixth-wicket partnership of 120 with Ben Foakes, whose 32 not out was also crucial for England to reach their victory target of 277.
London: Just after India had declared their innings post-lunch on the final day of the second Test against England at Lords, skipper Virat Kohli went into a huddle and gave a pep talk, the details of which weren't clear. Whatever he said was inspirational enough to a the bowlers who were already
India's world-class pace attack pulled off an incredible heist with the bat and then followed it up with a magnificent performance with the ball to help India beat England by 151 runs on the final day and take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.