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WATCH - Kuldeep's 14 wickets in five games


India pick Kuldeep, Pant for first three Tests

Rohit Sharma finds no place in the squad, while Karun Nair and Shardul Thakur do

Injured Bhuvneshwar to return to India

The fast bowler is out of contention for the first three Tests with a back condition he aggravated during the third ODI

England v India

3rd ODI, Headingley

Ganguly: Dhoni struggling, bat Rahul at No. 4

The former India captain also says there are 'better options than Raina' for the middle-order slots

Kohli reaches career high; Root vaults to second place

Kuldeep breaks into the bowlers' top 10 rankings for the first time, rising to sixth place

India in England 2018

Test series

Will India recall Rohit and try out Pant?

ESPNcricinfo predicts the big questions facing India's selectors as they sit down to name the Test squad for the England Tests

England v India

3rd ODI, Headingley

Wood seeks knock-out vibe in series decider

England aim to treat contest as a World Cup semi-final to hone 2019 preparations

The 360 degrees of Wood and Plunkett

England's Mark Wood and Liam Plunkett share their tips on how they vary their bowling to keep batsman guessing.


Can India solve their middle-order conundrum?

Three match points to look forward to in the series decider


England v India

2nd ODI, Lord's

WATCH: Full highlights as England level series

India's batting line-up couldn't fire at Lord's after Joe Root's hundred led England to a strong score and the series now goes to a decider


England spinners turn tables on limp India

Joe Root set the stage for England to draw level in the ODIs, and Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid finished the job

Kohli defends Dhoni after boos at Lord's

The India captain brushed off criticism of the way MS Dhoni had approached the final phase of India's chase in the second ODI

England v India

2nd ODI, Lord's

India must solve their middle-order muddle

The Lord's defeat showed there remain question marks over India's batting line-up not least around Suresh Raina

Root proves there's no need for him to change

Set alongside the performances of David Willey and Moeen Ali, this was a highly encouraging fightback from England

High Fives

England-India Tests

Five of India's most memorable Tests in England

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England v India

1st ODI, Trent Bridge

Kohli says Kuldeep is making a strong case for Test selection

Yuzvendra Chahal is also in contention, according to the India captain, after watching how England have struggled against the two wristpinners

The Achilles heel of England's World Cup hopes

The T20 series offered England hope they can work out Kuldeep Yadav but the effectiveness of wristspin counters their preferred route of flat one-day pitches

Kuldeep's left-arm illegibles set England summer-long challenge

England's inability to read the variations of India's wristspinner could send shockwaves through the summer

England v India

1st ODI, Trent Bridge

The questions India need to answer before the World Cup

The ODI series against England will be a good opportunity to determine who should play what role and at what position - whether batting or bowling

Scoop it like Buttler (maybe)

Jos Buttler and England ODI captain Eoin Morgan put George Dobell through his paces during a batting masterclass at The Oval


Hales appears likely fall guy for Stokes' ODI return

He has broken records on his home ground, and his last innings at Trent Bridge was 147, but it may not be enough for Hales to keep his place

England v India

ODI series

WATCH: All the sixes from the T20I series in 60 seconds

A collection of the biggest hits from the three-match series between England and India


The most daunting test yet for Kuldeep and Chahal

India's move to wristspin has reaped rich dividends. How they fare against a fire-breathing batting line-up will show exactly where they stand

Can party-starter Morgan face India's music?

Can party-starter Morgan face India's music during the ODIs?


All you need to know about England's batting paradises

Why has there been such a glut of 300 and 350-plus ODI scores in England of late? Here's everything you need to know


ODI batting masterclass with Buttler and Morgan

Jos Buttler and England ODI captain Eoin Morgan put George Dobell through his paces during a batting masterclass at The Oval


Under pressure, India will deliver - Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly looks back on his favourite memories of Lord's and discusses India's one-day series prospects


England v India

ODI series

Plunkett content after putting nightmares to bed

Going into the ODI series against India, Liam Plunkett said his period back in the England side feels like "bonus time"

Wood keen for involvement in India Tests

The 2019 World Cup may be almost on the horizon, but Mark Wood is not giving up on his dream of playing Test cricket

England v India

T20I series

WATCH - Kohli's helicopter and Buttler's perfect reverse-sweep

The top 10 shots from the T20I series between India and England


'I kind of like Hitman a lot' - Rohit Sharma

Most T20 hundreds by an Asian batsman? Check. Joint-most T20I hundreds by anyone? Check. New nickname? Nah, the old one'll do fine

Root will bounce back from T20 dropping - Farbrace

'Runs are the currency', says assistant coach, as clamour for white-ball batting berths hots up

England v India

3rd T20I, Bristol

WATCH - Highlights of India chasing down 199

Watch the highlights from the series-deciding T20I in Bristol


Rohit's 100* leads India to series win

Hardik Pandya was India's other hero, finishing their chase with an unbeaten 14-ball 33 to follow 4 for 38 with the ball

India lay down marker as spin takes a backseat

England's are less accomplished in T20 than in ODIs, but the defeat in Bristol, where they saw a strong position blown away, was chastening

England v India

3rd T20I, Bristol

'Dropping Root wasn't easy' - Morgan

England's T20 captain Eoin Morgan insisted dropping Joe Root wasn't easy but felt his offspin wouldn't have fared well in their defeat to India


Bopara: Root omission could be permanent

Ravi Bopara think that the decision to drop Joe Root for the 3rd T20I will be more than an experiment.


Laxman: That was Rohit at his best

VVS Laxman feels India's Rohit Sharma was showing some of his best form in the side's T20 win over England at Bristol


Bopara: India much tougher ODI opponents than Australia

Ravi Bopara feels India will be a far tougher side for England to beat compared to when the side met Australia


England's Kuldeep-Chahal challenge

Ian Chappell

Why are modern batsmen weak against legspin in the short formats?

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England v India

2nd T20I, Cardiff

Merlyn's influence negates the wizardry of Kuldeep Yadav

England took a deep-creased approach to India's mystery spinner, and it paid enough dividends to draw them level in the series

Kartik: Is the short ball denting Raina's confidence?

Murali Kartik wonders if backing away too far is working against the middle-order batsman


WATCH - India fans party in Cardiff

It was more Chennai than Cardiff as India fans enjoyed the pre-game festivities ahead of the second T20I


England v India

1st T20I, Old Trafford

Kohli plays 'cushion' role to inflate India's ambitions

The captain has been India's kingpin at No.3 in ODIs, but he sees a new role for himself now that the cavalry has arrived

Old Trafford felt like an away game - Morgan

England captain Eoin Morgan reflects on a losing start to their T20I series against India.


Can England get better against legspin in two days?

The Match Day team asses England's torrid time against legspin in the first T20I against India.


Butcher: Buttler would be a bigger asset at four

Mark Butcher explains why Jos Buttler may be of more use to England further down the order, despite some impressive opening performances.


Butcher: Brilliant Kuldeep showed the value of wristspin

Mark Butcher says Kuldeep Yadav's 5-wicket haul proves the value of a strong wrist spinner.


England v India

1st T20I, Old Trafford

Buttler remains bullish after England caught cold by spin

Penalties triumph in Moscow helps lift mood in England dressing-room after first white-ball defeat of the summer

Dobell: England's spin issues reawakened

Despite the blistering form of Jos Buttler, England were undone by a familiar inability to play high-quality wrist-spin

England v India

T20 series

Start of Indian summer offers true test of England's white-ball aspirations

England T20 resurgence yet to be tested by quality spin in dry conditions

Tom Curran ruled out of India series after side strain

He has been replaced in the squad by his younger brother, Sam, after Dawid Malan had already been added as cover

Manjrekar: Expect Kohli to use a lot of wristspin

Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar previews the T20I series between England and India


India in England 2018

Player watch

Bat(ting) woes for Raina, a box full of pain for Dhawan

Notes from India's training session in Manchester

India leave for the UK

Press conference

England Tests won't even feel like an away series - Kohli

India's tour begins on June 27 with T20Is against Ireland, and the Tests against England start on August 1. That's enough time to acclimatise, say Kohli and Shastri

Ireland recall Joshua Little and Andy McBrine for T20Is against India

The selectors have left out Barry McCarthy and Craig Young

Fitness concerns

India news

'Who made the yo-yo test a pre-requisite for selection?'

That's what BCCI treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry wants to know, even as coach Ravi Shastri says the yo-yo test as a measure of fitness is 'not going anywhere'

India A tour of England

1st match, Derby

Gubbins hundred highlights batting depth against misfiring India A

Liam Dawson also impressed with four wickets in front of England head coach Trevor Bayliss while India's spinners had a poor day

England news

White-ball cricket

Farbrace to take over from Bayliss for T20Is against Australia and India

The move will allow Bayliss the chance to watch some domestic cricket and could be an audition for the top job for Farbrace if he wants it

Form is 'stepping stone' towards World Cup - Roy

England opener in 'best headspace' of his international career, but keeping eyes on the prize

BCCI clarifies

India news

Yo-Yo tests after selection a "one-off" - BCCI

Cricket operations manager Saba Karim says hectic IPL season and logistical issues forced deviation from protocol

What is the Yo-Yo test?

The folks at ESPNcricinfo explain - and put themselves through - a modified version of the Yo-Yo test


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