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Sam Northeast celebrated his recall by scoring a century

 

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Mark Stoneman’s fine rearguard action with Michael Richardson helped Durham force an unlikely draw with Yorkshire

Yorkshire 426 Durham 231 & 323-8 (Match drawn)

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England skipper Alastair Cook had another miserable day with the bat, scoring just five runs

England struggled again on day two and find themselves 414 runs behind

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Stuart Broad has asked England fans to back their struggling captain Alastair Cook

 

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Unbroken last-wicket stand of 87 took India well past 400 by tea

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Murali Vijay raises his bat after reaching his century at Trent Bridge

This series may be only one day old but he has already made his mark, scoring his first Test hundred on foreign soil

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Adil Rashid had his best figures at Headingley for four years

Leg-spinner proves he can make a significant contribution to his side’s title ambitions

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MS Dhoni's team will be keen to improve their record on foreign soil

 

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Alastair Cook prepares for a net session at Trent Bridge

Failure to beat India side without away win in three years should end reign

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Steve Magoffin of Sussex celebrates with team mate Luke Wells

 

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Tim Bresnan is back to his best after a long-standing elbow injury

Yorkshire 426 Durham 50-1

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Alastair Cook failed to make a score again at Headingley

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Matt Prior dives during training ahead of England's first Test against India

Prior suffered the injury in training but Cook says he will have a test in the morning to see if he is in a state to face the Indians in the opening match of the five Test series

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England captain Alastair Cook (left) talks to predecessor Andrew Strauss before the fifth day of the second Test against Sri Lanka

The absence of a front-line spinner in the current England side has been highly criticised since Swann retired from the sport

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Lyth and Lees put on 270 for the first wicket.

Last August’s win at Scarborough was a pivotal moment in Durham’s title-winning campaign but Yorkshire can effectively put them out of contention with victory here

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The 27-year-old all-rounder has played 34 tests and 136 one-day-internationals for Bangladesh

 

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Chris Jordan, taking a catch during practice at Trent Bridge, is one of the England players waiting to hear today if they have made the starting XI for the first Test against India

Moeen Ali has been thrust into a role of front line spinner for which he is as yet ill-equipped

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Andrew Flintoff in action for Lancashire's second XI

All-rounder has played a handful of appearances for the second XI since announcing his return in May

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Santi Cazorla, Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Flamini of Arsenal launch the new Puma Arsenal kits at the Puma Store on Carnaby Street
footballMassive deal is worth £150m over the next five years
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England skipper Alastair Cook had another miserable day with the bat, scoring just five runs
CRICKETREPORT India 457 all out, England 43/1 at stumps on day two
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Manchester United Marouane Fellaini allegedly cut his hair
FOOTBALLImage of the Manchester United without his long locks has gone viral
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Pablo Zabaleta celebrates Argentina's World Cup semi-final victory
WORLD CUP Argentinian right-back left bloodied and bruised after accidental clash with Dirk Kuyt
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A frosty Lewis Hamilton (left) and Nico Rosberg after the Monaco Grand Prix
F1Nico Rosberg has hit back at his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton following his jibe about the German's upbringing
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Rory McIlroy tees off in Aberdeen yesterday
GOLFScottish Open: McIlroy hit 64, including a 436-yard drive at the par-four 13th
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Richie Porte (right) has taken over as Sky leader from Chris Froome
CYCLING“It’s his big chance and Richie has got nothing to lose,” says Team Sky director Yates
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Germany's Andre Greipel crosses the finish line to win the sixth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 194 kilometers (120.5 miles) with start in Arras and finish in Reims, France
Tour de France: Twenty-four hours after losing Chris Froome to one crash, Team Sky’s lost another rider in Xabi Zandio
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Murali Vijay raises his bat after reaching his century at Trent Bridge
MORE CRICKETIn no time, Vijay had reached 25 and after that he was composed and elegant
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Chris Froome suffers a crash on stage 5, his second accident in two days
CYCLING Tour de France: The defending champion came off his bike twice on the testing fifth stage, just a day after falling
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Bradley Wiggins’ absence will be more keenly felt than ever after Chris Froome’s departure
Wiggins' absence will be more keenly felt than ever after Froome's departure
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Siobhan-Marie O’Connor competed at the London Olympics but is now in her medal-winning prime
SWIMMING Siobhan-Marie O’Connor is 18 and a veteran of the London Olympics where she marvelled at the achievements of 15-year-olds
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Sprinters Yohan Blake and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce fly the Jamaica flag in Glasgow yesterday
AHLETICSThe passage for athletics’ big stars to get to Glasgow has been far from smooth
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Mark Stoneman’s fine rearguard action with Michael Richardson helped Durham force an unlikely draw with Yorkshire
COUNTY CRICKETYorkshire skipper admitted an opportunity had been lost
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A still from a video showing Great Britain's yacht flipping in a tornado during the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race
SAILINGvideo A dramatic video showing the moment a tornado flips a yacht onto its side in the ocean has emerged online
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Katy McLean of England in action during the Women's Six Nations match between England and Wales at Twickenham Stoop on March 7, 2014 in London, England
Ruby UnionWomen's Rugby World Cup 2014: England name 12 players in squad with World Cup experience for campaign in Paris
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WORLD CUPPLAYER RATINGSAnd who was the worst of the lot for Brazil?
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Brazil's head coach Luiz Felipe Scolari leads player Oscar off the pitch after the FIFA World Cup 2014 semi final match between Brazil and Germany at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte, Brazil
REACTIONOne newspaper didn't even bother to write a headline
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Fans burn a Neymar shirt on the streets of Brazil following the 7-1 defeat to Germany
REACTION He wasn't even playing!
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David Luiz pictured during the 7-1 defeat to Germany
ANALYSISHas any team been so humiliated as Brazil are right now?
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