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  • England make Pakistan toil

    Alastair Cook caused a stir with his decision to spare Pakistan the follow-on as England nonetheless stayed on course for a series-levelling victory at Old Trafford.

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  • England put Pakistan on rack

    Joe Root's career-best 254 and three wickets for Chris Woakes put Pakistan firmly on the rack on day two of the second Test at Old Trafford.

    Sunday July 24 2016, 21:43 BST
    England's Joe Root celebrates his double century
  • Root makes Pakistan pay

    Reaction to the day two of the second Test between England and Pakistan at Old Trafford.

    Saturday July 23 2016, 20:54 BST
    Joe Root sweeps on his way to his Test best 254 at Old Trafford.
  • England take early control

    Centurions Alastair Cook and Joe Root put England in control on day one of the second Investec Test against Pakistan at Old Trafford.

    Sunday July 24 2016, 21:44 BST
    England's Joe Root celebrates his century
  • Key duo hit crucial centuries

    Reaction to the opening day of the second Test between England and Pakistan at Old Trafford.

    Friday July 22 2016, 20:37 BST
    Joe Root congratulates Alastair Cook on his hundred
  • Skipper Cook hoping to move on

    Alastair Cook is urging England to move on from a "messy affair" at Lord's, as they seek to level the Investec series.

    Thursday July 21 2016, 18:13 BST
    Alastair Cook: Looking for England to bounce back
  • Stokes hails Shah talents

    Ben Stokes describes Yasir Shah as the best leg-spinner since Shane Warne - but is still confident England can deal with the threat he poses at Old Trafford.

    Wednesday July 20 2016, 18:48 BST
    Yasir Shah celebrates taking the wicket of Gary Ballance
  • Misbah: Hardest work still ahead

    Misbah-ul-Haq is warning his players the hardest work may be about to start at Old Trafford as Pakistan seek to consolidate their Investec series lead.

    Thursday July 21 2016, 16:03 BST
    Misbah-ul-Haq: Wants Pakistan to maintain momentum
  • Malan sets new Lions record

    Dawid Malan rewrote the record books as England Lions made it two wins out of two in the 50-over Tri-Series by crushing Sri Lanka A in Northampton.

    Thursday July 21 2016, 22:09 BST
    Dawid Malan celebrates his century for England Lions
  • Mushtaq helps out England

    England spread their net resourcefully wide at Old Trafford as Saqlain Mushtaq reported for a consultation shift with the home spin attack.

    Wednesday July 20 2016, 18:49 BST
    Adil Rashid: Took advice from Saqlain Mushtaq