England vs India 3rd Test Day 1: Ballance and Cook put India under the cosh

Ballance celebrates after bringing up his third Test century

Ballance celebrates after bringing up his third Test century

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England batsman Gary Ballance scored a spectacular century and captain Alastair Cook ended his scoring drought with a superb 95 to put India under the cosh on the first day of the third Test in Southampton.

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England vs India 1st Test Day 2: Two unlikely Indian heroes steal the spotlight

Kumar and Shami frustrated England with their half-centuries and record-breaking 111-run partnership

Kumar and Shami frustrated England with their half-centuries and record-breaking 111-run partnership

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India’s pace duo of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Mohammed Shami ended up being heroes on the second day of the first Test against England in Nottingham as they both scored half-centuries.

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IPL 2014 Match 1: Kallis and Narine kick off Kolkata’s IPL campaign in style

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Kallis was named Man of the Match for his spectacular knock

South Africa all-rounder Jacques Kallis smashed a superb half-century and West Indies spinner Sunil Narine picked up four wickets in quick succession to flatten the Mumbai Indians, who are the defending champions, by 41 runs in Abu Dhabi.

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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 3rd Test Day 5: Ali and Ul-Haq star in remarkable run chase

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Pakistan now hold the record for the fastest 300-plus run chase in Test cricket history

Pakistan completed the fastest 300-plus run chase in Test cricket history behind Azhar Ali’s sparkling century and captain Misbah-ul-Haq’s outstanding half-century on the fifth and final day of the third Test against Sri Lanka in Sharjah.

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