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India v England, 2nd Test, Mohali, 5th day

'We wanted them to score their centuries' - Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni doesn't seek refuge behind words. On Tuesday, he offered up no excuses for the late declaration, which left India with a maximum of only 43 overs to try and bowl England out

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India v England, 2nd Test, Mohali, 5th day

Centuries don't matter, victories do

Given that there were still 68 overs to be bowled when the teams finally took to the field, you could scarcely blame India for batting on. After a week when seemingly insurmountable targets have been achieved with ludicrous ease, there was no point taking

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Plays of the day

The Jonty route to success

Cricinfo presents the Plays of the day from the fourth day in Mohali

India v England, 2nd Test, Mohali, 4th day

Cautious India maintain advantage

Any thoughts that India had of quickly piling onto to a 151-run lead, taken through Harbhajan Singh's quick strikes on another foggy morning, evaporated in the afternoon sunshine as England turned in a vigorous spell

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Plays of the day

Switching it in style

Cricinfo presents the Plays of the day from the third day in Mohali

India v England, 2nd Test, Mohali, 3rd day

Late wickets spoil England fightback

Kevin Pietersen's 144, reeking of swaggering brilliance, had combined with Andrew Flintoff's determination to bail England out of trouble on an absorbing day in Mohali but their dismissals in fading light swung the advantage right back India's way

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India v England, 2nd Test, Mohali, 2nd day

'Relieved' Dravid happy to be contributing again

After a year when the words "wall", "falling" and "crumbling" were never far from the headlines, Rahul Dravid could have been forgiven for thinking he had become Humpty Dumpty

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Plays of the day

Mighty Mishra stands up to Flintoff

Cricinfo presents the Plays of the day from the second day of the second Test between India and England in Mohali