India A tour of England, 2003 /

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The contenders

Aug 6, 2003: If ever there was a good time to be a first-class cricketer in India, it is now

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Hemang Badani - Adapting to the conditions

Aug 4, 2003: Hemang Badani, who captained India A for the one-day part of their 11-match unbeaten tour of England, spoke to Wisden CricInfo shortly after he had returned home to Chennai

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Jaffer sees out the draw in impressive fashion

Aug 2, 2003: Wasim Jaffer preserved India A's unbeaten record in superlative fashion, by smashing a wonderful double-century to turn a potential struggle for survival into a joyful end-of-tour party

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India A forced to follow on

Aug 1, 2003: India A's impressive tour was in danger of coming to an ignominious end, as Ian Bell swung his way through their batting with career-best figures of 4 for 12 from nine overs

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Warwickshire pile up 537 against India A

Jul 31, 2003: Warwickshire continued India A's torture in the field with a strong batting display from all the way down the order as they piled on a mammoth 537, including a quickfire 74 from Graham Wagg at No

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Bell and Trott put Warwickshire on top against India A

Jul 30, 2003: A strong batting display meant India A suffered a long day in the field as Warwickshire ended the first day's play at Edgbaston on an a commanding 302 for 4

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India A maintain unbeaten record with win over Gloucestershire

Jul 28, 2003: India A maintained their unbeaten record with a 69-run victory over Gloucestershire at Cheltenham

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Bhandari takes six in rain-blighted draw

Jul 26, 2003: Amit Bhandari took 6 for 38, but it wasn't enough to prevent India A's match with Glamorgan at Swansea ending in a rain-blighted draw

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Steady Glamorgan catch up after India A tail crumbles

Jul 26, 2003: India A's tail crumbled at the hands of Stuart Thomas early on the second day of their three-day tie against Glamorgan, reducing them from their overnight score of 149 for 6 to 165 all out in a jiffy

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Croft puts Glamorgan on top against India A

Jul 24, 2003: Three quick wickets from Robert Croft put Glamorgan in a strong position against India A at Swansea

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Captains opt for batting practice

Jul 21, 2003: India A and the South Africans ambled through a fairly pointless final day at a sunny Arundel as both sides took the opportunity for what amounted to little more than an extended net session

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South Africa pile on the runs against India A

Jul 20, 2003: The South African top order made ideal use of the superb batting conditions at Arundel, amassing 342 for 5 at close of play on the second day, a first-innings lead of 23

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Jaffer and Gambhir shine for India A against South Africa

Jul 19, 2003: Wasim Jaffer and Gautam Gambhir starred for India A against the South Africans at Arundel

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Rain washes out India A's victory chance

Jul 16, 2003: Rain washed out the final day of India A's tour match against Surrey at The Oval, in which they had been well poised after a dominant batting display

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Bhandari gives India A the edge against second-string Surrey

Jul 16, 2003: Surrey fielded as many as five debutants against India A at The Oval, and the tourists duly took advantage of the depleted side by knocking the batting over quickly, before racing to 235 for 2 by stumps on the first day

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Pathan and Salvi squeeze out winning runs for India A

Jul 13, 2003: India A's visit to Blackpool ended happily enough, with a thrilling one-wicket victory against Lancashire's second string

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Lumb and Wood ensure draw at Headingley

Jul 11, 2003: An evenly matched contest at Headingley petered out to a tedious draw, as Yorkshire staved off the threat of defeat against India A, before batting on to a standstill

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Patel hits maiden hundred for India A against Yorkshire

Jul 10, 2003: A fine maiden first-class century from Parthiv Patel was the highlight of the second day of this tour match

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Patel power propels India A

Jul 9, 2003: A fine maiden first-class century from Parthiv Patel was the highlight of the second day of this tour match

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No replacements for India A

Jul 8, 2003: India's selectors have refused to send any replacements to supplement the injury-hit A side's tour of England

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Tour Results
Warwickshire v India A at Birmingham - Jul 30-Aug 2, 2003
Match drawn
Gloucs v India A at Cheltenham - Jul 28, 2003
India A won by 69 runs
Glamorgan v India A at Swansea - Jul 24-26, 2003
Match drawn
India A v Sth Africans at Arundel - Jul 19-21, 2003
Match drawn
Surrey v India A at The Oval - Jul 15-17, 2003
Match drawn
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