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ENGLAND and India embark on a marathon Test series in the marquee clash of the summer, which begins in Birmingham and will finish at the Oval in September. Joe Root’s side take on Virat Kohli’s number one team in the world with the first Test at Edgbaston having started on Wednesday, August 1. Getty Images…

India fans may be staying away from first Test over ticket prices | Sport

Communities of Indian cricket fans may have stayed away from the Edgbaston Test because organisers were trying to “cash in” on their enormous interest in the game by raising ticket prices, according to Gulfraz Riaz, chairman at the National Asian Cricket Council. The first day of England men’s 1,000th Test began in front of large…

England v India: Virat Kohli catches Ben Stokes as hosts’ collapse

Watch Ben Stokes edge Ishant Sharma to India captain Virat Kohli as England collapse to 86-6 – a lead of only 99 – on the third day of the first Test at Edgbaston. FOLLOW LIVE: England v India – first Test, day three – in-play clips, radio & text WATCH MORE: ‘That is the big…

Rohit Kumar Paudel Becomes Fourth Youngest Player To Make ODI Debut

Nepal’s Rohit Kumar Paudel, at 15 years and 335 days, became the fourth youngest One-day International (ODI) debutant. He achieved this milestone when he was named in the Nepal playing XI for the second ODI against the Netherlands on Friday. Pakistan’s Hasan Raza remains the youngest to play an ODI. Raza made his debut against…

Kohli rates his Edgbaston century second to Adelaide

Virat Kohli is not convinced his epic 149 against England at Edgbaston is his best Test innings. It was Kohli’s first Test century in England – he had had a torrid time on his only other visit in 2014 – and it helped pull India back into the Test after Sam Curran had wiped out…

England v India: first Test, day three – live! | Sport

11.46am BST11:46 15th over: England 39-2 (Root 14, Malan 12) Shami gets Malan driving and he nearly nicks one. Two runs from the over, one from a hooping ball way down leg from which they take a bye, then Root dabs a single to third man. 11.40am BST11:40 14th over: England 37-2 (Root 13, Malan…

Monty Panesar: Former England spinner sends letters to 18 first-class counties

Monty Panesar, who made his Test debut in 2006, has not played a first-class match since July 2016 Former England spinner Monty Panesar says he has sent letters to all 18 first-class counties in an attempt to revive his career. Left-armer Panesar, who played 50 Tests for England, was released by Essex in 2015 and…

Virat Kohli Says Edgbaston Century Still Not His Best In Test Cricket

Virat Kohli, who rescued India’s first innings with a much-needed century against England on Day 2 of the first Test at Edgbaston revealed that his century against Australia in 2014 at Adelaide will still remain special to him. The Indian skipper took over control with India tottering at 100 for 5, after India lost their…

Olly Stone shines to set up Birmingham victory

Birmingham 146 for 2 (Hose 66*) beatLeicestershire 143 (Dexter 56, Stone 3-22) by eight wicketsScorecard Birmingham Bears notched a first win in five matches as they beat Leicestershire Foxed by eight wickets. Grant Elliott’s team won two of their opening three matches but the first half of their season was otherwise a disappointment and they…

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