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Match Day

462dWisden Cricinfo staff

Dravid takes over the top spot

Brian Lara's twin failures in the Lord's Test against England has meant that Rahul Dravid has, for the first time in his career, taken over as the top Test batsman in the PwC Ratings

462dThe Bulletin by Liam Brickhill

England look to build on lead of 223

Despite an iffy weather forecast it dawned fine in north London today, and England's openers will soon be out in the middle again, looking to build on a lead which is already substantial at 223

462dThe Bulletin by Liam Brickhill

England take control despite Gayle's attacking 81

England took the honours in the final session on the fourth day at Lord's despite a whirlwind 81 from 88 balls by Chris Gayle, taking three top order wickets to put West Indies in a precarious position before bad light stopped play with seven overs

462dThe Wisden Verdict by Steven Lynch

The duel of the day

Every now and again Test cricket throws up an epic individual battle that sticks in the memory

462dThe Bulletin by Liam Brickhill

England look to build on lead of 223

Despite an iffy weather forecast it dawned fine in north London today, and England's openers will soon be out in the middle again, looking to build on a lead which is already substantial at 223

462dThe Wisden Verdict by Steven Lynch

Bravo! Let's hear it for the new boy

West Indies are still behind the eight-ball in this match, more than 200 runs adrift with two days to play, but it might have been worse