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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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Jonathan Agnew: Decision to sideline KP a good one

The decision to rest Kevin Pietersen from England’s one-day international series against India has caused quite a bit of comment, especially from those people who may have bought tickets for one or more of the five matches and would quite … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England maintain grip over India, Twenty20, Old Trafford

India 165 all out (19.3 overs)(AM Rahane 61, Dernbach 4 for 22); England 169-4 (19.3 overs). Full scorecard England won by six wickets with three balls to spare. “Who ate all the pies?” a few dozen India supporters chanted at … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Debuts for Hales and Buttler, Twenty20, Old Trafford

This is a big night for Lancashire, as they celebrate a successful end to the frustrating and worrying period of uncertainty over the redevelopment of Old Trafford. They are pulling out all the stops, with Mark Chapman of the BBC … Continue reading

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Vic Marks: England look set to be long-term success story

It may be an English thing but the temptation is to dwell upon the frailties of the opposition at times like this. England have just defeated supposedly (there we go again) what was the number one team in the world … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England look to next challenge, The Oval, day five, close

Strauss determined to not to let team rest on No.1 status Close: Fourth Test, day five, The Oval Match score: England 591-6 dec (Bell 235, Pietersen 175; Sreesanth 3-123) beat India  300 (Dravid 146*;Bresnan 3-54, Swann 3-102) and 283 (Tendulkar 91, … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England claim clean sweep, The Oval, day five, afternoon

After wicketless morning, India collapse after lunch Tea: Fourth Test, day five, The Oval Match score: England 591-6 dec (Bell 235, Pietersen 175; Sreesanth 3-123) beat India  300 (Dravid 146*; Bresnan 3-54, Swann 3-102) and 283 (Tendulkar 91, Mishra 84; Swann … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England frustrated, The Oval, day five, morning

Tendulkar dropped on 70 as India survive the morning Lunch: Fourth Test, day five, The Oval Match score: India 216-3 (Tendulkar 72*, Mishra 57*) and 300 all out (Dravid 146*; Bresnan 3-54, Swann 3-102) trail England 591-6 dec (Bell 235, … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Stage set for Sachin and Swann, The Oval, day five

England chase whitewash, India need Sachin and survival Outside Vauxhall tube station the touts were in heaven. There were no snaking queues down the Harleyford Road, like the final day at Lord’s in July. All tickets for this fifth day … Continue reading

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