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Mission possible for England - Amiss

Mission possible for England - Amiss

Rob Barnett

Dennis Amiss was pivotal in England’s first Test series victory in India since the Second World War and thinks the current crop can also win there.

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Compton shines again after Dewan heroics

Compton shines again after Dewan heroics

Nick Compton strengthened his claims to be Alastair Cook’s opening partner for the first Test with India as runs flowed freely once more in England’s warm-up fixture against Haryana, for whom Rahul Dewan carried his bat to strike 143.

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Bresnan encouraged by Finn

Bresnan encouraged by Finn

England’s bowlers endured a tough day on the flattest of batting wickets, but can at least be cheered by Steven Finn’s continued recovery from injury.

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Haryana hold up England

Haryana hold up England

England were made to work hard for their wickets by Haryana on day two of their final warm-up match ahead of the four-Test series with India.

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Runs flow for dominant England

Runs flow for dominant England

Kevin Pietersen struck 110 as England controlled the opening day against Haryana in their final warm-up match prior to the first Test with India. The tourists closed on 408 for four, with Alastair Cook hitting 97.

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New goal for Onions

New goal for Onions

Graham Onions once had to make a pact with himself that he would retire happy if he could just win one more Test cap. Now fully fit again, the Durham seamer is targeting further international honours.

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Swann returns home to support family

Swann returns home to support family

Graeme Swann has returned home to support his family and spend time with his daughter who is currently unwell.

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Gooch excited by India challenge

Gooch excited by India challenge

Batting coach Graham Gooch has billed England’s forthcoming four-Test series against India as “one of the greatest challenges” in the sport.

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Broad and Finn set to miss last warm-up

Broad and Finn set to miss last warm-up

Pace bowlers Stuart Broad and Steven Finn are both expected to be absent for England’s final warm-up match before the start of the Test series against India.

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Gatting: Gower gave me confidence

Gatting: Gower gave me confidence

Liam Blackburn

The turning tracks in India may not have proved particularly fruitful for England batsmen over the years, but it was on those demanding surfaces where Mike Gatting’s international career really took off.

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