Match Notes

  • Guwahati's international future in doubt

    The future of Guwahati as an international venue is in doubt following the serious crowd disturbances which followed the abandonment of Sunday's ODI between India and England

  • Fans run riot after abandonment

    Guwahati's standing as an international venue is under serious threat in the aftermath of the fifth India-England ODI where crowd trouble erupted when the umpires called off play because of a wet outfield

  • India v England, 5th ODI, Guwahati

    Match home for the fifth ODI between India and England at Guwahati on April 9, 2006

  • No play on a damp day

    Damp conditions at Guwahati meant that the only game of the series that was scheduled on a Sunday had to be called off even a single ball being bowled

  • Strauss sympathetic to fans' anger

    Following the riots and anger from supporters at Guwahat, the England batsman Andrew Strauss has sympathised with the fans' frustration after the match was called off