England v India – Investec Test Series

Ishant Sharma's career-best 7 for 74 helped India beat England by 95 runs, only their second win at Lord's
Ishant Sharma's career-best 7 for 74 helped India beat England by 95 runs, only their second win at Lord's © Getty Images
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Specials

    Another defeat on Planet Al

Mark Nicholas: Alastair Cook has got used to feeling of the axe hanging over him. Only his team-mates can save England now

    'Cook can't carry on like this'

Bowl at Boycs: Geoffrey Boycott on Jayawardene's career, Amla's captaincy, and more

    Being on the Beeb and other stories

Diary: In which our correspondent is remembered by a former international cricketer, befriends a librarian, and talks horses with Ravindra Jadeja

    Two Tests in 13 days? Pity the poor pundits

Dave Podmore: It's not just the players who are in danger of burnout, you know

    Mesmeric Sachin, sopoforic Boycs

ESPNcricinfo XI: From Mankad to KP, we look at some memorable innings in England-India Tests

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Blogs

England's stupid quarter-hour brainmelt

Andy Zaltzman has stats and stuff for you

The decline of the specialist attacking bowler

Kartikeya Date: Why do teams pick a fourth bowler who can bat a bit but can't take five wickets in a Test innings?

Revisiting the glorious summer of 2000

Alex Bowden: If England need a template for this transitional phase, they can turn the clock back to 14 years ago

Statistics

Pataudi Trophy, 2014 (India in England Tests)

India tour of England, Jun-Sep 2014

Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Twenty20 Internationals

Twenty20 matches

Quote Unquote

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

It was another tough post-match debriefing for Alastair Cook
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MS Dhoni, Ishant Sharma and Alastair Cook at the presentation
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Peter Moores leads the long faces in the England balcony
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Duncan Fletcher and the Indian balcony is pleased going 1-0 up
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Matt Prior trudges off the field after holing out in the deep
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Ravindra Jadeja pounces on a team-mate during the celebrations
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Squads

Tour Fixtures Tour Results
3rd Investec Test: England v India at Southampton
Jul 27-31, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
4th Investec Test: England v India at Manchester
Aug 7-11, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
5th Investec Test: England v India at The Oval
Aug 15-19, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Middlesex v Indians at Lord's
Aug 22, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
1st ODI: England v India at Bristol
Aug 25, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
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