Usman Khawaja Knock ‘One Of The Great Test Innings’, Says Tim Paine

“I am just really proud of the whole group, how they stuck to our plans and kept digging in. I am really proud of Usman, too, on one of the great Test innings,” said Paine. “No, it doesn’t feel like a win. We were outplayed. Proud to get something out of it, but we can […]

India Look To Wrap Up England Innings Early

Ishant Sharma struck thrice to lead India’s sensational fightback as the visitors reduced England to 198 for 7 at stumps after Alastair Cook hit a memorable half-century in his career’s final match on day one of the fifth Test on Friday. Ishant (3/28) picked up three wickets, while Jasprit Bumrah (2/41) and Ravindra Jadeja (2/57) […]

India Look To End England Innings Swiftly

Jos Buttler once again proved to be a thorn in India’s flesh as his gutsy knock of 69 enabled the hosts to put up a fighting 260 for 8 in their second innings on the third day of an evenly poised fourth Test. Overall, England now have a competitive lead of 233 runs and it […]

England Rout India By An Innings And 159 Runs In 2nd Test, Lead Series 2-0

England outclassed India by an innings and 159 runs to win the second Test at Lord’s on Sunday. Victory, achieved on the fourth day of a rain-marred match featuring a total first-day washout, put England 2-0 up in this five-match series. India slumped to 130 all out in their second innings, with James Anderson taking […]

England Declare At 396/7, Take 289-Run 1st Innings Lead

Chris Woakes (120 not out) and Jonny Bairstow (93) helped England reach 357 for six wickets and take a huge 250-run lead over India on Day 3 of the second Test at Lord’s on Saturday. Woakes registered his maiden international century, while Bairstow scored his 19th Test fifty on Day 3. The duo shared a […]