KOLKATA: Former captain Sourav Ganguly feels that batsmen will hold key to India's chances in the upcoming five-Test series against England.
London: Wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow said England will look to carry forward the momentum of their come-from-behind ODI series triumph against India into the Test arena when the first game gets underway August 1.
Touring a foreign land for months on end can pose a difficult mental test.
Cricketers and Bollywood celebrities were present at Praful Patel's daughter Poorna Patel's wedding.
England could be the last team to take on Sri Lanka at its famed Galle stadium, considered one of the worlds most picturesque cricket grounds, when they tour in November.
Zaman smashed 210 not out from 156 deliveries, moving past the previous record for a Pakistan batsman set by Saeed Anwar with his 194 more than 21 years ago.
Lancashire Lightning beat rivals Yorkshire Vikings by one run in an extraordinary Roses match to stay top of the T20 Blast North group.