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Eng v Ind live: Rain saves India pain, The Oval, day one, afternoon

Rain sets in to frustrate England and full house Tea: Fourth Test, day one, The Oval Match score: England 75-0 (Strauss 38*, Cook 34*) Session score: Rain We were probably lucky to get as much cricket as we did in … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England make solid start, The Oval, day one, morning

Strauss and Cook set the platform against toothless Indian bowling Lunch: Fourth Test, day one, The Oval Match score: England 75-0 (Strauss 38*, Cook 34*) Session score: England 75-0 England win Even in the nether reaches of the County Championship’s second … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: Anderson fit, Kumar out, 4th Test, The Oval

England win toss and bat as they go for 4-0 clean sweep Good morning from a cloudy, breezy Oval. The weather forecast isn’t too clever for today but it’s dry for now and play starts on time. England have won … Continue reading

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England’s practice making perfect: John Stern

According to the press release sent out by the team manager, India had an optional practice session at The Oval ahead of the Test tomorrow. England used to have optional practices, in about 1986, I seem to recall, when they … Continue reading

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