Joe root says he feels "privileged, humbled and very excited" to be named as England's test captain after Alastair Cook stood down from the role earlier this month. Iain Axon reports. Source: Reuters - Sports -
James Anderson took a test career best of seven for 42 on Saturday to destroy the West Indies' batting on the third day of the third test at Lord's and set England up for a 2-1 series victory.
James Anderson took the best innings figures of his Test career as England completed a nine-wicket and series-clinching victory against West Indies at Lords today.
Anderson followed up his Friday.. Deccan Herald
West Indies staged a spirited fightback against England after being skittled for 123 as batsmen suffered a torrid opening day of the series-deciding third Test at Lord's on Thursday.
All-rounder Ben.. Deccan Herald
Sept 7 (Gracenote) - Line-ups for the third and final Test between England and West Indies on Thursday in London, England West Indies won toss and decided to bat England: Alastair Cook, Mark Stoneman,.. Reuters India
Aug 27 (Reuters) - England lost opener Alastair Cook as they attempted to dig their way out of trouble on the third day of the second test at Headingley on Sunday, reaching tea on 68 for one in their.. Reuters India
The grade 3, Pune City Trophy, is slated as a feature event of Saturday's nine-race card at Pune. The field has eight top class runners who will go over the mile trip, but barring Your Royal Majesty.. Mid-Day
The small, seven-race card at Pune yesterday was dominated by two riders--A Sandesh and PS Chouhan, both of whom won two races each. The latter began the day with a neck victory astride horse owner.. Mid-Day
West Indies captain Jason Holder challenged his side to "look themselves in the mirror" after they suffered an innings and 209-run thrashing by England in the first Test at Edgbaston. The inaugural.. DNA
Joe Root said he felt "extremely privileged" in captaining three of England's most successful Test cricketers after Alastair Cook, James Anderson and Stuart Broad all starred in a series-opening rout.. DNA
Scoreboard at tea on the third day of the first Test between England and the West Indies at Edgbaston on Saturday (day/night): England 1st Innings 514-8 dec (A Cook 243, J Root 136, D Malan 65; R Chase.. DNA
Birmingham [U.K.], August 19 : England opener Alastair Cook continued his rich vein of form as he remorselessly churned out a double century to help his team tighten their grip against West Indies.. newKerala.com Also reported by •Sify