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West Indies 76-2 as rain halts play NORTH SOUND: West Indies were 76 for two in their second innings, a deficit of 247 runs, after following on, in reply to India's first innings total of 566 for eight declared when rain stopped play before lunch on the fourth day of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Sunday. Brief Scores: India 566 for 8 declared; West Indies 243 and 76 for 2. Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2016 ...

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England 98-1 against Pakistan, lead by 489 at 3rd day close MANCHESTER: England were 98 for one in their second innings, a lead of 489 runs, at stumps on the third day of the second Test against Pakistan at Old Trafford on Sunday.Alastair Cook, the England captain, was 49 not out and Joe Root 23 not out.Pakistan lead the four-match series 1-0 after their 75-run win in the first Test at Lord's.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2016 ...

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England 11-0, lead Pakistan by 402 runs MANCHESTER: England were 11 without loss in their second innings, a lead of 402 runs, when rain forced an early tea on the third day of the second Test against Pakistan at Old Trafford on Sunday.Alastair Cook, the England captain, was nine not out and Alex Hales two not out.Earlier, Cook opted against enforcing the follow-on despite a huge first-innings lead of 391 after Pakistan were bowled out for just 198 in reply to England's ...

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Pakistan 198 all out against England MANCHESTER: Pakistan were bowled out for 198 in reply to England's first innings 589 for eight declared, a huge deficit of 391 runs, on the third day of the second Test at Old Trafford on Sunday.Despite the mammoth lead, England captain Alastair Cook decided against enforcing the follow-on.All-rounder Chris Woakes took four for 64 while Joe Root followed his first innings 254, his Test-best score, with four catches at second slip. Pakistan lead the four-match ...

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Pakistan 119-8 against England MANCHESTER: Pakistan were 119 for eight in reply to England's first innings 589 for eight declared, a deficit of 470 runs, at lunch on the third day of the second Test at Old Trafford on Sunday.Misbah-ul-Haq, the Pakistan captain, was 22 not out after Yasir Shah was out for one to what became the last ball before lunch.Pakistan lead the four-match series 1-0 after their 75-run win in the first Test at Lord's last week.Copyright ...

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England v Pakistan 2nd Test scoreboard MANCHESTER: Scoreboard at lunch on the third day of the second Test between Pakistan at Old Trafford on Sunday:England 1st Innings 589-8 dec (J Root 254, A Cook 105, C Woakes 58, J Bairstow 58; Wahab Riaz 3-106)Pakistan 1st Innings (overnight: 57-4)Mohammad Hafeez c Root b Woakes 18Shan Masood c Root b Anderson 39Azhar Ali c and b Woakes 1Younis Khan c Bairstow b Stokes 1Rahat Ali c Ballance b Woakes 4Misbah-ul-Haq not out 22Asad ...

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Inspired by Murali, Aussies take on Lankans PALLEKELE: Australia will be looking to local legend and one-time bogeyman Muttiah Muralitharan to inspire them to success on his home patch as the world's number one Test team begin a three-match series in Sri Lanka this week.Steve Smith's side will be desperate to reverse a poor recent away record against teams from the sub-continent when play begins in Pallekele on Tuesday, as India breathe down their necks in the race for Test supremacy.But while ...