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Eng v Ind live: Rain thwarts Indian chances; 1st ODI, Chester-le-Street

Score: India 274-7 (Patel 95, Kohli 55); England 27-2; Match abandoned Match scorecard The Sachin Tendulkar Roadshow took another twist when he was forced out of the opening match of the NatWest Series. The Indian batting superstar was ruled out … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Anderson reaches landmark; 1st ODI, Chester-le-Street

Score (Close of first innings): India 274-7 (Patel 95, Kohli 55) James Anderson became only the second English bowler to take 200 one-day international wickets but injury-ravaged India displayed their liking for a change of format. Anderson followed Darren Gough … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Swann and Sachin out, 1st ODI, Chester-le-Street

Graeme Swann and Sachin Tendulkar added to the missing names in the opening match of the NatWest Series. England off-spinner Swann was absent due to sickness while Tendulkar was denied a fifth chance to register his 100th international hundred this … Continue reading

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Sleepless in Chester-le-Street

I write from the far north, windswept but spellbound by a game of cricket watched by a few hardy souls, who are willing the autumn to stay away. The winds are so strong that there may be trawlermen in the … Continue reading

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