According to reports, Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar will soon head home for rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) before the team will even consider him for the final two Tests.
block-time published-time 2.59pm BST 23rd over: India 47-3 (Pujara 16, Kohli 5) A wide delivery from Broad is driven for four by Kohli, who is then beaten by another storming legcutter.
block-time published-time 4.58pm BST 64th over: India 166-9 (Ashwin 7, Bumrah 0) Virat Kohli looks pretty despondent on the balcony.
block-time published-time 2.55pm BST 41st over: India 95-3 (Kohli 41, Rahane 31) Rashid goes again, but again the batsmen deal with a maiden quite comfortably.
RACHAEL Wools Flintoff is the wife of retired England cricketer Freddie Flintoff.
block-time published-time 12.59pm BST 16th over: Surrey Stars 116-5 (Kapp 16, Sciver 43) Surrey fearlessly up the tempo - two boundaries off Taylor’s over, including a stylish drive by Sciver that was rather hopelessly parried by Western Storm.
The unbeaten start for the Fylde coast’s Northern Premier League cricket clubs continued as all three won their first away match having chosen to bat second.
AFGHANISTAN will join the cricket big boys this week when they become the 12th Test-playing nation.