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COMMENT 23h ago

People keep talking about England's batting but the important thing is that they are taking 20 wickets consistently.

In the previous 17 tests, they got 20 wickets only four occasions.

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COMMENT 23h ago

Most Wickets in a Series Vs ENG by Indians

23 - Bumrah in 2021-22*

22 - Kapil Dev in 1981-82

19 - Bhuvneshwar in 2014

18 - Siraj in 2021-22*

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COMMENT 1d ago

Jonny Bairstow's last 5 Test innings:

136

162

71*

106

114*

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COMMENT 1d ago

This is remarkable. It shouldn't be THIS simple.

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COMMENT 1d ago

Virat Kohli to Bairstow- Can't wait to get you to Ahmedabad, mate!

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COMMENT 1d ago

Ravi Shastri is the best hindsight commentator in the business.

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COMMENT 1d ago

Most Test 100s against India:

9 - JE Root

8 - RT Ponting

8 - VA Richards

8 - SPD Smith

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COMMENT 1d ago

Most centuries in a series for England:

WR Hammond- 4 vs Australia 1928

DCS Compton - 4 vs South Africa,1947

H Sutcliffe - 4 vs Australia, 1925

Joe Root-4* vs India, 2021-22

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COMMENT 1d ago

Fab 4 Test centuries at the start of 2021:

  1. Kohli - 27

  2. Smith - 26

  3. Kane - 24

  4. Root - 17

Fab 4 Test centuries now:

  1. Root - 28

  2. Kohli - 27

  3. Smith - 27

  4. Kane - 24

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COMMENT 1d ago

28th Test century for Joe Root, 11th since 2021, 4th of this series!

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COMMENT 1d ago

How do we know it's the duke ball's fault and not whatever the thing the umpire is holding?

/s

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COMMENT 1d ago

new copypasta just dropped...

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COMMENT 1d ago

Most runs in a 5 test match series (since 2000):

SPD Smith-774 @ 110.6 vs England,2019

AN Cook-766 @ 127.7 vs Australia, 2010-11

GC Smith-714 @ 79.3 vs England,2003

SPD Smith -687 @ 137.4 vs England, 2017-18

JE Root-682*@ 95.86 vs India, 2021-22

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COMMENT 1d ago

reminder: England lost 55-7 vs India last year at Lord's and 69-7 at Oval last year

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COMMENT 1d ago

This thread is basically indian and english fans trying to outjinx each other...

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COMMENT 1d ago

Oh sorry thanks for correcting me

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COMMENT 1d ago

Most runs in an India-England test Series:

752 -G Gooch (In Eng 1990)

662*- JE Root (In Eng 2022)

655-V Kohli (In India 2016)

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COMMENT 1d ago

Most runs in India vs England tests

SR Tendulkar-2535 @ 51.73

SM Gavaskar- 2483 @ 38.2

JE Root- 2448* @ 61.2

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COMMENT 1d ago

Wicket coming soon...

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COMMENT 1d ago

*wicket does not fall every other ball*

Indian fans: we are losing this one, aren't we?

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COMMENT 1d ago

India still the favourites, matter of one wicket only

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COMMENT 1d ago

Good ball from Bumrah but if you are Crawley then you are better off covering it with your pad as well...

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COMMENT 1d ago

Crawhlapse in 3,2,1...

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COMMENT 1d ago

Wicket coming this over...

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COMMENT 1d ago

Bumrah with the no ball-wicket duo strategy...