Yadav Jayant

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, left, celebrates a double century on the fourth day of the fourth Test in Mumbai, India. Photograph:  Rafiq Maqbool/AP

The end is nigh unless miracles happen on Mondays in Mumbai for England. They still trail India by 49 runs and they have just four wickets remainin(...)

Keaton Jennings scored a century on his England Test debut in Mumbai. Photograph: Reuters/Danish Saddiqui

Fourth Test day one, stumps: England 288/5 Alastair Cook has spent four years waiting for a decent opening partner and then all of a sudden two of th(...)

Joe Root and Alistair Cook after England’s heavy second Test defeat in Vizag. Photograph: Reuters/Danis Siddiqui

So often it is the hope that gnaws away at you. During that three-hour opening partnership between Alastair Cook and Haseeb Hameed on Sunday night hop(...)

Alistair Cook’s stoic resistance was ended on the final ball of the fourth day in Vizag. Photograph: Reuters/Danish Siddiqui

The last ball of the day swung the pendulum a long way. Alastair Cook, after 59 overs of diligent self-denial pushed across the line against Ravindra (...)

Virat Kohli’s unbeaten 50 put India in a dominant position in Vizag. Photograph: Reuters/Danish Siddiqui

England fought back with bat and ball but were still bracing themselves for an improbable rearguard in the second Test as India took their lead to 298(...)

Virat Kohli’s unbeaten 151 put India firmly in control after the first day of the second Test against England. Photograph: Reuters/Danish Siddiqui

India 317-4 (India won the toss and chose to bat) The engine started coughing in mid-afternoon and there was no nice man in a van to come to the resc(...)