England vs South Africa 3rd Test Day 1: Cook holds firm after Philander threatens England once again

Cook struck 10 boundaries during his unbeaten knock of 82

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South Africa pace bowler Vernon Philander proved to be a thorn in England’s side once again, but Alastair Cook kept the hosts afloat as he scored an unbeaten 82 on a rain-affected opening day at The Oval.

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Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe Only Test Day 3: Raza leads Zimbabwe’s fightback after Herath’s four-for

Raza led Zimbabwe’s revival with his unbeaten knock of 97

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Sri Lanka spinner Rangana Herath ripped through Zimbabwe’s batting line-up with a four-wicket haul and left them struggling at 59/5, but Sikandar Raza grabbed the headlines on the third day in Colombo as he scored an unbeaten 97 to help his side’s lead swell to 262 runs.

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