England bowler Sam Curran celebrates after taking the wicket of South Africa’s Rassie van der Dussen during day one of the First Test match  at SuperSport Park  in Pretoria, South Africa. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Day one: South Africa 277-9 (Q de Kock 95, Z Hamza 39, D Pretorius 33; S Curran 4-57, S Broad 3-52) v England It was a day of baby-faced aggressors a(...)

England’s Alastair Cook acknowledges the thunderous prolonged ovation as he returns to the pavillion after being dismissed for 147 in his last Test match against India at The Kia Oval in London. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

The Oval was the place to be. For those who crave records, and cricket fans tend to like them, they came and went with the frequency of ticket touts(...)