England are set to recall Jos Buttler as a specialist batsman in their team for the third test against India in Mohali with Ben Duckett facing the axe after his struggles against off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin in the first two matches.
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VISAKHAPATNAM: Skipper Virat Kohli struck a dominant half-century Saturday to help India tighten their grip on the second Test after England’s pacers rattled the Indian top order on the third day of a thrilling game. India, who dismissed England for
VISAKHAPATNAM: Skipper Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara hit majestic centuries to help India take opening day honours as they reached 317 for four at stumps against England in the second Test in Visakhapatnam on Thursday. Kohli put on a marathon
Visakhapatnam: England skipper Alastair Cook said Wednesday his spinners were running high on confidence and could turn the tables on top-tanked India if a turning track was offered in the second Test in Visakhapatnam. England’s raw spin trio of Moeen
RAJKOT: Century-makers Ben Stokes and Moeen Ali piled on the agony for India’s bowlers Thursday as England posted the highest score by a visiting team in nearly five years on the second day of the first Test. Stokes smashed 128
RAJKOT: Indian spinners tasted early success including the scalp of teenage debutant Haseeb Hameed on the opening day of the first Test against England in Rajkot on Wednesday. At lunch, England were 102-3 with Joe Root batting on 35 at
NEW DELHI: India’s cash-rich cricket board Tuesday lifted a threat to cancel the start of its Test series against England after judges eased banking restrictions which had triggered a funding crisis. Less than 24 hours before the high-profile series was
MUMBAI: Hardik Pandya received his first call-up to India’s Test squad Wednesday for next week’s start of a series against England after selectors said the brash allrounder had shown signs of mellowing. Four spinners were also included in the squad
NEW DELHI: England are due to arrive in India Wednesday for a five-match series against the world’s number one side, chastened by a first ever Test defeat against cricket’s traditional whipping boys, Bangladesh. In contrast India, after whitewashing New Zealand,
England will embark on their lengthy tour of India later this year with Rajkot hosting the first of the five test matches from Nov. 9, the cricket boards announced on Friday. The western Indian city of Rajkot will be making