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Nepal's Gyanendra Malla plays a cover drive

Nepal XI v MCC, 50-over game, Lord's

Nepal XI defeat MCC in Lord's debut

Nepal inscribed another noteworthy entry in their cricketing history by winning on their first visit to Lord's on Tuesday in front of several thousand delighted fans

Pakistan celebrate the wicket of Jonny Bairstow

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's, 4th day

Yasir's ten-for seals thrilling Pakistan win

Pakistan took a 1-0 lead in the series after beating England by 75 runs at Lord's, as Misbah-ul-Haq's irrepressible side took the ten wickets they required for victory on the fourth day

Chris Woakes claimed his tenth wicket of the match when he removed Sarfraz Ahmed

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's, 3rd day

Woakes stars but Pakistan stretch ahead

A second five-wicket haul from Chris Woakes - giving him ten in the match for the first time in Tests - provided the spearhead for England's efforts to wrest back control after Pakistan had secured a valuable first-inning lead

Yasir Shah burrowed through England's middle order

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's, 2nd day

Yasir takes five as Pakistan take control

Yasir Shah followed the lead of his captain to give Pakistan the edge after two days of the first Test at Lord's

Misbah-ul-Haq salutes on reaching three figures

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's, 1st day

Misbah leads way with Lord's hundred

Misbah-ul-Haq's unbeaten century on his first Test in England led his side into a strong position on the opening day at Lord's as they closed on 282 for 6

Joe Root became the fourth-youngest double-centurion for England

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's

Root primed for promotion to No.3 hot seat

Joe Root says he has the confidence to thrive at No.3, a position that was so secure in Jonathan Trott's possession between 2010 and 2013

Mohammad Amir enjoys a wicket

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's

'This team is united under Misbah' - Wahab

Pakistan's players are ready to close ranks around Mohammad Amir when he makes his long-awaited Test comeback at Lord's this week