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James Hildreth needs only 85 runs to pass the 1,000 mark

His innings ended in frustration when, with a firm straight hit, he was caught by Adil Rashid in his follow-through for 82

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Trevor Bayliss

ANALYSIS: Forward-thinking coach has enviable record in all forms of modern game

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Trevor Bayliss

Replacement found for Peter Moores

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Ben Stokes celebrates with his team mates after bowling Brendon McCullum

Having set New Zealand a target of 345 to win on the final day, New Zealand were unable to protect all their wickets

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Ben Stokes

The batsman needed just 85 balls to reach his century

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Alastair Cook

Ian Bell  fell almost immediately on the fourth day of the Test - but England managed to turn things around

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Adam Lyth could only manage 12 runs during his second innings

None of Alastair Cook's prospective partners have received a fair run

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England captain Alastair Cook is once again fighting for his future

Cook will resume on Sunday morning on 32 not out and while you admire him for his resilience, you feared for what lay ahead

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Alastair Cook will resume at the crease on 32 on Sunday morning

Cook and Bell hold firm as two wickets fall cheaply after New Zealand build a three-figure first-innings lead

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Adam Lyth got out cheaply for the second time on his debut

England 389 all out & 74-2, New Zealand 523 all out

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If you truly believe in a player’s batting, you don’t send him in at six

Ali has paid the price for two poor Tests in the West Indies despite starring last summer

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Stuart Broad was out for three in England's first innings in the first Test with New Zealand

Broad's latest failure at the crease brought just three runs and sees his stretch without a 50 reach 30 innings

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Moeen Ali successfully appeals for the wicket of New Zealand opener Tom Latham

England 389 all out, New Zealand 303-2

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Ben Stokes

Diary of a cricket obsessive

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Kevin Pietersen leaves the field after being left stranded on 355 not out

The England rugby union and cricket teams may have harmed their chances of success by taking a stand

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COMMENT: It was an all-too familiar morning at Lord's

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Englands Ben Stokes reacts as he walks back to the pavilion after getting bowled-out for 92 runs

His talent with both bat and ball is simply too great for England to disregard

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Pakistani Rangers gather for a rehearsal of security arrangements for the Zimbabwe team outside the Gaddafi Cricket Stadium in Lahore

After a lengthy and painful exile in the UAE, the national side will finally be back on home soil when they take on Zimbabwe on Friday. Richard Edwards hears about the boost it will give the country – and the fears no other Test-playing sides will follow 

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