|Only Test||New Zealand v England at Christchurch, Mar 21-25, 1947 scorecard|
|First-class span||1938/39 - 1948/49|
Colin Snedden, who bowled offbreaks at medium pace and often took the new ball, made his one Test appearance in the rain-affected one-off match against England in 1946-47, taking 0 for 46 and not being called on to bat. He made his first-class debut shortly before the war, and aside from that and one appearance in 1948-49, his career was encapsulated in a 13-month period.
After spending 15 years in the domestic circuit, Naman Ojha is expected to make his Test debut in the third match, for which, he says, he is not facing additional pressure because of the long wait
After a ten-month free-fall, Cheteshwar Pujara will turn out for India once again at the traditional batting paradise that is the SSC. Can he make it count?
For the fifth time in the last year and a half, India had their opponents five down for less than 100 only to let the lower order off the hook
There are more frequent tours, better technology, and easier pitches today than before. So why do teams struggle to win away from home more than they did in the past?
Eleven things the series has brought to light about Cook and Co
Every time the bowlers have earned Sri Lanka a slim advantage during this series, the batsmen have found ways to let them down, at the crease and in the field