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Dravid the class act, Schofield’s record: Richard Gibson

Test series against Australia tend to provoke thoughts of conflict – recall England’s pre-2009 Ashes bonding trip when they paid their respects to those felled at Ypres – although the erudite Rahul Dravid provided perspective on such sporting analogies when … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England enforce follow on, The Oval, day four, afternoon

Dravid carries his bat as India reach their highest total of the series Tea: Fourth Test, day four, The Oval Match score: India 25-0 (Sehwag 16*, Dravid 7*) and 300 all out (Dravid 146*; Bresnan 3-54, Swann 3-102) trail England … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Dravid shows his class, The Oval, day four, morning

England remove Dhoni but The Wall still unbroken Lunch: Fourth Test, day four, The Oval Match score: India 218-6 (Dravid 109*, Mishra 38*) trail England 591-6 dec (Bell 235, Pietersen 175; Sreesanth 3-123) by 373 runs Full scorecard Session score: India … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: India undone by Swann, The Oval, day three, evening

Dravid offers lone resistance as England move closer to 4-0 clean sweep Close: Fourth Test, day three, The Oval Match score: India 103-5 (Dravid 57*, Dhoni 5*; Swann 3-27) trail England 591-6 dec (Bell 235, Pietersen 175; Sreesanth 3-123) by … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England secure big lead, Lord’s, day three, evening

Dravid’s classy hundred the lone hand for struggling India Close: First Test, day three, Lord’s Match score: England 5-0 (Strauss 3*, Cook 0*) and 474-8 dec (Pietersen 202*, Prior 71, Trott 70; Kumar 5-106) lead India 286 (Dravid 103*; Broad … Continue reading

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Peters wins MCC selection against Notts

Northamptonshire opening batsman Stephen Peters has been named in the MCC squad for the four-day Champion County match against Nottinghamshire in Abu Dhabi later this month. Peters enjoyed a successful 2010 campaign in which he scored 1,320 County Championship runs, … Continue reading

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