It was a magnificent final day in Southampton, with England sealing the Test and the series. But as Ben Jones writes, for thirteen deliveries, India dared to dream.
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Ben Jones reflects on a day when Ravi Ashwin should have been taking a starring role, but instead failed to make an impact.
On a day ruled by two men who started the series out of the team, Ben Jones reflects on the joy of the cricketing comeback.
After another day where swing and seam took centre stage, Ben Jones reflects on the magic of India’s quick bowlers, and suggests where England could improve their returns.
Ben Jones reflects on the recent poor form of England’s Test skipper, and traces his struggles back to a key technical alteration.
Ben Jones analyses the extreme bad luck of James Vince in Test cricket, and looks at why this time, Hampshire’s captain could crack the big time.
India may be on the brink of victory, but today was all about Jos Buttler – Ben Jones reflects on the white ball specialist’s breakthrough Test innings.
Ben Jones analyses the ebb and flow of luck between two masters of the game, Virat Kohli and James Anderson.
Hardik Pandya decimated England’s batting line-up at Trent Bridge with a supreme display of swing bowling, and Ben Jones reflects on how allowing Hardik tactical freedom might well be the making of him.
After an even first day at Trent Bridge, Ben Jones reflects on what could have been for Stuart Broad at the start of the day.
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