Close of Play

  • Wed, 31 Jul - day 1 - no play
  • Thu, 01 Aug - day 2 - no play
  • Fri, 02 Aug - day 3 - India 1st innings 417/8 (R Dravid 53*, Harbhajan Singh 32*, 105 ov)
  • Sat, 03 Aug - day 4 - Worcestershire 1st innings 200/6 (54 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Rain has the last word at New Road

    The rain which washed out the first two days of the Indians' tour match at Worcester returned to frustrate all parties on the fourth and final day, forcing the early abandonment of the match.

  • Tendulkar impresses again at Worcester

    An innings of 169 by Sachin Tendulkar, the 53rd century of his first-class career, ensured an impressive Indian total as their tour match against Worcestershire finally got under way at New Road