Live Cricket Blog: England lead by 250 at Lord's after Chris Woakes ton

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9:30 pm – England on top at Lord’s

Chris Woakes hit a ton at Lord's

Chris Woakes hit a ton at Lord’s

Chris Woakes hits his maiden Test ton as England ended day three on 357-7 for a lead of 250 against India in the Lord’s Test.

Jonny Bairstow was dismissed for 93 as England counter-attacked brilliantly after being 131-5 on Saturday.

Catch the live updates here.

9:00 pm – Imran Khan gifted signed bat by Indian team

Pakistan Prime Minister-elect Imran Khan with Indian High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria. Image: Govt of India/Twitter.

Imran Khan with Indian High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria. Image: Govt of India/Twitter.

Pakistan’s Prime Minister-elect and former captain Imran Khan was presented a cricket bat signed by the Indian team when India’s High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria visited him at his residence.

Rad more here.

8:00 pm – Russell on fire

West Indies star Andre Russell picked up a hat-trick and scored a match-winning century in the Caribbean Premier league.

Russel’s 121 not out helped Jamaica Tallawahs chase down 224 against Trinbago Knight Riders.

For the full report, click here.

6:30 pm – England race past 200 at Lord’s

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Jonny Bairtsow hit a half-century as England took the total past 200 for a lead of over 100 in the Lord’s Test against India on Saturday.

India had reduced the hosts to 131-5 before Bairstow and Chris Woakes counter-attacked.

Get ball-by-ball updates here.

5:00 pm – India’s lunch menu in the second Test

The Indian cricket baord has been uploading images of the lunch menu at Lord’s on all three days of the second Test.

Fans got to see what the team was served at the Home of Cricket, with Indian flavours in most dishes.

Read the full story here.

11am – Build-up to day three of the second Test

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 10: James Anderson of England salutes the crowd after taking a five wicket haul during day two of the 2nd Specsavers Test between England and India at Lord's Cricket Ground on August 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Hero with the ball: James Anderson.

With weather set fair at Lord’s in London, England could have a big day of first innings batting ahead as they look to put themselves in a strong position to win the second Test and go 2-0 up.

On Friday, India were bowled out for just 107 as James Anderson (5-20) led the England bowling attack and did most of the damage in swinging conditions in what has been a rain-interrupted Test so far.

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England v India Test Live: Woakes hits ton as hosts take 250-run lead at Lord's

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Chris Woakes hit a ton at Lord's

The second Test at Lord’s is shaping up for a fine finale!

England‘s Chris Woakes hit his maiden Test century but Jonny Bairstow missed his by seven runs as the hosts finished the day on 357-6 for an overall lead of 250 against India.

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Pakistan pacer Sohail Tanvir fined 15 per cent of match fee for obscene gesture in CPL

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Sohail Tanvir of the Guyana Amazon Warriors.

Pakistan fast bowler Sohail Tanvir was fined 15 per cent his match fee for making an obscene gesture during the match against St Kitts & Nevis Patriots in the Caribbean Premier League.

Tanvir, playing for Guyana Amazon Warriors, bowled Patriots’ Cutting after being hit for a six. After castling Cutting with a yorker, Tanvir showed the departing batsman two middle fingers, which resulted in outrage on social media.

Left-arm quick Tanvir accepted the sanction that was handed down to him by match referee Denavon Hayles.

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