"...After England’s ragged 1-1 preparation draw in Bangladesh it was onwards to a five test series in India, one too many sports writers deciding England would lose 5-0 on those expected dry turners. Not me. India had not been beaten in 19 out of 20 home test ..."
"I think it’s fair to say that this tour has been the coming of age for Bangladesh. They were awarded ODI status in 1986 and then test status to celebrate the new millennium with a match in Dhaka against India to become the tenth test paying nation. In tho ..."
"After six long years and that Pakistan match fixing scandal and all that, crickets most mischievous test team returned to England, and Lords, the scene of that infamous News of the World sting. Pakistan are always putting their foot in it – or over it in ..."
"...In recent years Sri Lanka and Pakistan have become home banker series wins for England, this summers test series opponents. They suffer with the weather and swinging ball on softer greener pitches and England run up 2 and 3-0 series wins. It will be no di ..."