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Match Day

476dThe Bulletin by Siddhartha Vaidyanathan

Strauss stars in consolation win

It took a testing spell from a trio of medium-pacers and a nuggety half-century from a stand-in stand-in captain to guide England to their first victory of the series

476dOn the Ball with S Rajesh

Pitching it just right

For the first time in the series, England's bowlers got a pitch which had some pace and bounce in it, and they made excellent use of the track

476dAnand Vasu in Jamshedpur

A breather for England

England registered their first ODI win of the series, in conditions as different from those they are used to and most comfortable in, as is humanly possible

476dAnand Vasu in Jamshedpur

Sehwag and Kaif might miss Indore clash

Virender Sehwag blamed a collective lack of application from the Indian top-order for the five-wicket defeat against England at Jamshedpur

476dCricinfo staff

'Our seamers did a very good job' says Strauss

Andrew Strauss did much right on the day, scoring 74 and leading England to their first ODI victory of the series, but was typically modest and handed the credit to his bowlers


148dThe Preview by Anand Vasu in Jamshedpur

Sizzling temperatures await teams

From the hills of Guwahati where rains followed by the rage of disappointed fans put a dampener on this ODI series it is onto the industrial city of Jameshedpur in Jharkhand for the sixth ODI