England take opening honours


Edgbaston - Smoke rising several miles behind Edgbaston's City End serves as a reminder of the trouble in Birmingham over the last 48 hours  

Stuart Broad & Virender Sehwag

Stuart Broad & Virender Sehwag - Broad has the returning Sehwag caught behind first ball on review  

Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir - Fit-again Gambhir hits a flurry of boundaries to steady India  

Tim Bresnan & Gautam Gambhir

Tim Bresnan & Gautam Gambhir - Bresnan bowls Gambhir, via an inside edge, for 38  

Sachin Tendulkar & James Anderson

Sachin Tendulkar & James Anderson - Tendulkar edges Stuart Broad to Anderson at slip as India slump to 60 for three  

Tim Bresnan & Rahul Dravid

Tim Bresnan & Rahul Dravid - Bresnan bowls Dravid with a beauty on the stroke of lunch as England take control  

Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina - James Anderson gets in on the wickets, bowling Raina for four  

VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman - India slump to 100 for six as Laxman holes out to Stuart Broad at deep backward square to give Tim Bresnan his third wicket  

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni - Dhoni leads a spirited India fightback with a thrilling 77  

Praveen Kumar

Praveen Kumar - Praveen is caught behind hooking, having added a valuable 84 with his captain for the eighth wicket  

Stuart Broad

Stuart Broad - Broad finally accounts for Dhoni  

Alastair Cook

Alastair Cook - Cook survives the 25 overs possible before the close  

Andrew Strauss

Andrew Strauss - The captain's unbeaten 52 sees England to 84 without loss  

Edgbaston Stuart Broad & Virender Sehwag Gautam Gambhir Tim Bresnan & Gautam Gambhir Sachin Tendulkar & James Anderson Tim Bresnan & Rahul Dravid Suresh Raina VVS Laxman Mahendra Singh Dhoni Praveen Kumar Stuart Broad Alastair Cook Andrew Strauss