Day 4

564dThe Bulletin by George Binoy

Sussex fight out tense draw

A day of several twists and turns saw the match going down to the wire and 17 wickets falling but the Indians would have been sorely disappointed at not being able to pick up that one last wicket to win their tour opener

Day 3

564dThe Bulletin by George Binoy

Fighting Sussex frustrate Indians

The Indians dominated the first two days of their warm-up match but Andy Hodd led a stubborn fightback on the third as Sussex, and rain, ensured that the chance of a result was rather unlikely

Day 1

564dThe Bulletin by George Binoy

Indians on top after Sussex stumble

The Indians ended the second day of their warm-up match against Sussex in a strong position at Hove, but not without moments of uncertainty and drama

564dThe Bulletin by George Binoy

Indians on course for big total

Dinesh Karthik and Gautam Gambhir made half-centuries to set up a strong foundation as the Indians reached 281 for 3 at stumps


564dSiddhartha Vaidyanathan in London

Once again, stung by the tail

India's tour-opening draw against Sussex was marked by the familiar inability to finish off the tail and win the match

564dCricinfo staff

Dravid backs Laxman to score big

Rahul Dravid has backed VVS Laxman to compensate for past failings in England and produce a big series this time round.

Sussex 4th innings Partnerships

1st1RR MontgomerieCD Nash
2nd17RR MontgomerieMH Yardy
3rd28RR MontgomerieCD Hopkinson
4th50RR MontgomerieMA Thornely
5th10RR MontgomerieAJ Hodd
6th14RSC Martin-JenkinsAJ Hodd
7th3RSC Martin-JenkinsOP Rayner
8th29Saqlain MushtaqRSC Martin-Jenkins
9th21RJ KirtleyRSC Martin-Jenkins
10th17JD LewryRSC Martin-Jenkins