Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Julian: "Ok, Cook time. Can he make it to the drinks break?" His average in 2014 is 13.85.

Meanwhile, Steyn is on a rampage in the one of the rare countries he hasn't done well. Here's the Galle Test scorecard.

Sushant: "This could be blessing in disguise for India. Got out early so the wicket will be fresh enough for Bhuvi and Co to exploit and take 2-3 England wickets before lunch"

Stokes to Mohammed Shami, OUT, it is perfect, on off stump, gets the outside edge, flies at a nice height to Cook at first slip, he doesn't drop this one, though he needs two attempts to take it, and that's his hundredth catch in Tests, India bowled out for 295

Mohammed Shami c Cook b Stokes 19 (46m 24b 3x4 0x6) SR: 79.16

A first for India


This is the first time two Indian bowlers have taken six-fors in the same Test. Bhuvneshwar, and now Ishant

Quack, quack, quack


Number of ducks for Ben Stokes in his last three innings, including a pair in this Test

Last-action hero


Runs scored by Ben Stokes in the fourth innings of Tests, from three innings, including a century in Perth

Strange bowlers


The last time both India's regular openers bowled in an away Test, also against England, at Leeds

Dhawan, demon-bowler


Number of first-class wickets Shikhar Dhawan has after bowling 41.4 overs in 90 games

Last day at Lord's


Most runs England have scored on the fifth day to win a Test at Lord's, v NZ in 2004



Cook's strike rate during his innings of 22. His slowest for an innings of 20+

Ishant v Cook


No. of times Ishant Sharma has dismissed Alastair Cook in Tests. No bowler has dismissed him more

The 300 barrier


No. of away Tests India have lost after setting the opposition 300+ (v Aus, Perth, 1977)