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England’s Joe Root: ‘We know how important this game is.’

After two months in the subcontinent, England’s Test cricketers are within touching distance of the departure lounge. Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow, Jofr(...)

Dom Bess took four wickets on Saturday. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty

First Test, day three: India 257-6 off 74 overs (C Pujara 73, R Pant 91, D Bess 4-55, J Archer 2-52) trail England 578 off 190.1 overs (J Root 218, D (...)

Joe Root fell short of another double hundred in Galle. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty

Second Test day three: England 339-9 off 114.2 overs (J Root 186, J Buttler 55, L Embuldeniya 7-132) trail Sri Lanka 381 (A Mathews 110, N Dickwella 9(...)

James Anderson took six wickets on day two against Sri Lanka. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty

Second Test day two: England 98-2 (J Root 67*, L Embuldeniya 2-33) trail Sri Lanka 381 (A Mathews 110, N Dickwella 92, D Perera 67, J Anderson 6-40, M(...)

James Anderson successfully appeals for the wicker of Abid Ali on the fourth day at Southampton. Photograph: Alastair Grant/AFP/Getty

Day Four: Pakistan 273 off 93 overs (A Ali 141, M Rizwan 53, JM Anderson 5-56) and 100-2 off 56 overs (Abid Ali 42, JM Anderson 1-18) trail England 58(...)

 Joe Root of England. Photograph:  Gareth Copley/Getty Images for ECB

England captain Joe Root says the current group of players have the potential to become the number one Test team in the world as he urged his teammate(...)

England batsman Zak Crawley  plays a shot during the fifth day of the second Test against Pakistan at the Ageas Bowl. Photograph:  Gareth Copley/Getty Images for ECB

Day 5 of 5: Pakistan 236 (M Rizwan 72, A Ali 60; S Broad 4-56) drew with England 110-4 dec (Z Crawley 53) It can be tricky playing in a dead situati(...)

“I don’t think it will be long before he’s back in the wickets big time. I think it would be very silly for us to write Jimmy off.”

Joe Root has warned anyone questioning Jimmy Anderson’s ability does so at their peril, with England to give their record wicket-taker an immediate c(...)

England’s Ollie Pope takes evasive action as Pakistan’s Asad Shafiq  plays a pull shot on the third day of the first Test against England at Old Trafford. Photograph:  Lee Smith/AFP via Getty Images

Day 3 of 5: Pakistan 326 (Shan Masood 156, Babar Azam 69) & 137-8 lead England 219 (O Pope 62; Yasir Shah 4-66) by 244 runs In the old days the a(...)

Pakistan’s Mohammad Abbas bowls England’s Ben Stokes during day two of the first Test match at  Old Trafford. Photograph: Dan Mullan/NMC Pool/PA Wire

Day 2 of 5: Pakistan 326 (Shan Masood 156, Babar Azam 69) lead England 92-4 (O Pope 46no) by 234 runs England’s wretched record in the first Test of (...)

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