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India vs England ()

Status-Match Ended Venue - Eden Gardens, Kolkata,3rd Test, Date - 01/01/1970, Toss won by - India
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Squad details .

India

Samit Patel, Tim Bresnan, Jonathan Bairstow, Matt Prior, Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara, Gautam Gambhir, Murali Vijay, Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Virender Sehwag, Ashok Dinda, Harbhajan Singh, Ishant Sharma, Pragyan Ojha, Ravichandran Ashwin, Zaheer Khan, Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni,

England

Alastair Cook, Eoin Morgan, Ian Bell, Joe Root, Jonathan Trott, Kevin Pietersen, Nick Compton, Graeme Swann, Graham Onions, James Anderson, James Tredwell, Monty Panesar, Steven Finn, Stuart Broad, Stuart Meaker

Pitch report

Eden Gardens, Kolkata

The pitch looks a good one to bat upon, should assist spin from third day.
Weather

The weather has been predicted to be sunny.


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SWOT Analysis
IndiaEngland
StrengthHeavy batting line-upSpin bowling
WeaknessInconsistencyOver dependence on star players
OpportunitiesTo take a 2-1 lead with a winTo continue momentum with a win
ThreatsKevin Pietersen and Monty PanesarCheteshwar Pujara and Pragyan Ojha
Head to head
  • Total match played: 81
  • Tied: 2
  • Drawn: 3
IndiaEngland
Matches won4333
Home Wins2618
Away Wins1113
Highest Innings Score387 on November 14, 2008338 on February 27, 2011
Lowest Innings Score158 on May 25, 1996125 on October 15, 2006
Top Performers
IndiaEngland
Highest Total Chased325 on July 13, 2002304 on September 16, 2011
Lowest Total Defended166 on November 23, 2008121 on January 27, 1985
Most Prolific BatsmanSachin Tendulkar - 1455 RunsKevin Pietersen - 953 Runs
Highest Individual Score138 by Yuvraj Singh On November 14, 2008158 by Andrew Strauss On February 27, 2011
Most Successful BowlerHarbhajan Singh - 36 WicketsAndrew Flintoff - 37 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis6/23 by Ashish Nehra On February 26, 20035/26 by Ronnie Irani On July 09, 2002