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Rob Steen: Why Broad’s absence hurt England so much

You don’t have to know your way around a calculator, a slide rule or a logarithm table to surmise that, in one-day internationals, runs per over, runs per wicket and runs per match are all running at record levels. Seldom … Continue reading

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Brearley on Dilley’s all-rounder potential: Richard Gibson

One unforgettable Ashes innings was the batting beacon amongst the tributes to the late Graham Dilley this week – but Mike Brearley, the England captain when he produced the boisterous 56 in question, reckons his natural talent would have pushed … Continue reading

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CMJ: England’s ‘Three Bs’ should all play at Edgbaston

And so, as old Samuel might have put it, to Birmingham, there to see England scale further heights. Probably, but it will not be so easy for England this time because India’s pride is deeply wounded and with luck they … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: 2nd Test, Trent Bridge, day four, morning

Broad’s morning as England scent victory Lunch: Second Test, day four, Trent Bridge Match score: India 8 for 1 (Mukund 2*, Laxman 0*, Dravid 6) and 288 (Dravid 117, Yuvraj Singh 62, Laxman 54, Broad 6 for 46); England 221 (Broad … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: 2nd Test, Trent Bridge, day two, evening

Broad hat-trick glory defies India and Dravid Close: Second Test, day two, Trent Bridge Match score: England 24-1 (Strauss 6*, Bell 9*) and 221 (Broad 64); India 288 (Dravid 117, Yuvraj Singh 62, Laxman 54, Broad 6 for 46) Full scorecard Session score: … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Broad rallies England, 2nd Test, Trent Bridge, day one, evening

Broad counter-attack rallies England Was it definitely India’s day, or will it prove to be England’s? This thrilling series is already turning into a classic, and we’ve only had six days out of the scheduled twenty so far. At the … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Anderson leads England to glory, Lord’s, day five, evening

India collapse after tea as England go 1-0 up in four-Test series Close: First Test, day five, Lord’s Match score: India 261 (Raina 78, Laxman 56; Anderson 5-65) and 286 (Dravid 103*; Broad 4-37) lost to England 474-8 dec (Pietersen … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Tendulkar’s ultimate test, Lord’s, day five, morning

England rampant as packed house holds its breath for Sachin Lunch: First Test, day five, Lord’s Match score: India 142-4 (Tendulkar 7*, Raina 4*, Laxman 56) and 286 (Dravid 103*; Broad 4-37) need 316 more runs to beat England 474-8 … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England fight back, Lord’s, day four, afternoon

Prior and Broad start to take game away from India Tea: First Test, day four, Lord’s Match score: England 174-6 (Prior 55*, Broad 36*; Sharma 4-41) and 474-8 dec (Pietersen 202*, Prior 71, Trott 70; Kumar 5-106) lead India 286 (Dravid … 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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