Tag Archives: The Oval

Adams steps up Surrey’s pre-season work with ‘Hell Fridays’

Surrey have announced plans for three pre-season fixtures in March before embarking on their first-class fixtures for 2012. Cricket manager Chris Adams and captain Rory Hamilton-Brown will take their players to Chelmsford to start their pre-season plans with a two-day game against … Continue reading

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Entry to Test grounds: a worldwide struggle: Alan Tyers

An article on the excellent King Cricket blog this week detailed one Indian’s heroic attempts to buy a ticket, get into the ground and watch the Delhi Test match. Not as easy as you might think. But what are the … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Kieswetter keeps England on course; 3rd ODI, The Oval

Score: India 234-8 (Jadeja 78, Dhoni 69; Anderson 3-48), England 218-7 (Kieswetter 51, Bopara 40; Ashwin 3-40). England won by 3 wickets (D/L) Full scorecard England continue to lay the boot in India – it is now 7-0 in the … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Jadeja leads Indian recovery; 3rd ODI, The Oval

Score: India 234-8 (Jadeja 78, Dhoni 69; Anderson 3-48) Full scorecard At 25-4 in the 11th over, with James Anderson on song, who would not have wished India a recovery? What we wanted was a match. Thanks to MS Dhoni and, … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Anderson puts England on top; 3rd ODI, The Oval

Full scorecard When you walked out your front door this morning, did you have that moment of sudden, sublime surprise as the warm air hit you? Well, that’s what we’re hoping for in today’s third one-day international between England and … 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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