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Ian Bell was nearly flawless for 167 runs as England declared on 569 for 7 in the Ageas Bowl Test against India
Ian Bell was nearly flawless for 167 runs as England declared on 569 for 7 in the Ageas Bowl Test against India © Getty Images
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Specials

    England's selection errors could lead to series defeat

Ian Chappell: Persisting with Cook as captain, and picking batsmen with limited techniques, will hurt them

    Boycott floored by an Indian trundler

Rewind: When Eknath Solkar got under the skin of Geoff Boycott, leading to a three-year self-imposed exile from Test cricket

    KP in précis

Review: Using secondary sources, a newspaper journalist tries to decipher Kevin Pietersen and his career beyond the prima donna stereotype

    If you're drunk enough, you're good enough

Dave Podmore: Let us now reflect on Lord's and look ahead to the next Test

    Time to pension off the seniors?

Rob Smyth: If England are going to win nothing, history suggests it might be worth their while to win nothing with kids

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Blogs

Have England lost their new-found identity?

Hassan Cheema: Cook and his boys seem to have fallen out of touch with the relentlessness that took them to No. 1

The geometry of captaincy

Scott Oliver: Maybe leadership in cricket is not so much about the art of captaincy as about the real-time computing of information

Losing to India

Nicholas Hogg: An Englishman discovers cricket fervour in India and realises he can't quite win a game against Indians even back home

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Bob Willis remarks on England's handling of the short ball at Lord's against India

James Anderson struck an early blow for England
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Jos Buttler went to fifty in 64 balls
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Jos Buttler swings down the ground during his thrilling innings
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Jos Buttler loads up for a reverse sweep
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Ian Bell was nearly flawless for 167 runs
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Jos Buttler was almost out for a duck on debut
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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v India at Southampton - Jul 27-31
England 569/7d India 25/1
Group A: Northants v Worcs at Milton Keynes
Jul 29, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Notts v Somerset at Nottingham
Jul 29, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Yorkshire v Gloucs at Leeds
Jul 29, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Kent v Durham at Canterbury
Jul 29, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group B: Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham
Jul 29, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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