Apr 8, 2015: David Allen had a classic rocking action that helped the occasional ball drift away from the right-hander, and a short run-up, but his lavish turn did not come at the expense of accuracy
May 27, 2014: David Allen, the former England and Gloucestershire offspinner, has died at the age of 78
Aug 1, 2013: England needed 256 in 230 minutes at Old Trafford. Ted Dexter blazed 76 but a wily Australian captain had the final say
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Stats highlights from Dubai where Jos Buttler broke his own record for England's fastest ODI hundred
It refuses to let India play Pakistan there, but hasn't been forthcoming with reasons why