Kevin Pietersen scored a magnificent, unbeaten 202 to swing the match in England's favour despite India's Praveen Kumar taking five wickets.
Kevin Pietersen rated his unbeaten 202 at Lord's as the toughest innings of his career.
England had the better of a rain hit opening day at Lord’s thanks to an unbeaten Jonathan Trott half century, as India’s key seamer Zaheer Khan picked up an injury.
India coach Duncan Fletcher said losing star bowler Zaheer Khan midway through the first day of the npower Test at Lord's was a "big loss".
Andrew Strauss has voiced his support for the MCC World Cricket Committee’s (WCC) suggestion that lie detector tests could be used to prevent corruption in cricket.
England have kept their options open ahead of the first npower Test with India at Lord’s on Thursday, naming both Stuart Broad and Tim Bresnan in a 12-man squad.
England seamer Chris Tremlett went back to school on Tuesday 5 July to give a special ‘MCC Spirit of Cricket’ assembly to children in Battersea, South London.
Stuart Broad and Tim Bresnan are fighting for a place in the England side for the first npower Test against India at Lord’s starting on 21 July.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be delighted with the efforts of his bowlers in their series victory over the West Indies, despite drawing the third Test.
Yuvraj Singh believes India’s batting ‘legends’ have the experience to help their side overcome swing-friendly conditions for the upcoming tour of England.
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