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1:45 pm – England bowl first at Lord’s 

England v India: Specsavers 2nd Test - Day Two

Joe Root won the toss and decided to bowl first in the second Test against India at Lord’s.

England went in with all-rounder Chris Woakes for the unavailable Ben Stokes while the visitors selected Cheteshwar Pujara and Kuldeep Yadav.

For live scores, click here.

1:00 pm – Play expected to get underway at Lord’s

London saw clear skies on Saturday morning, raising hopes of a full day’s play in the second Test between England and India at Lord’s.

The opening day was washed out following persistent rain.

Read more about other Tests in England where the first day’s play was rained off here.

12:30 pm – Sohail Tanvir gives middle-finger send-off 

Sohail Tanvir of the Guyana Amazon Warriors.

Sohail Tanvir of the Guyana Amazon Warriors.

Pakistan fast bowler Sohail Tanvir landed himself in trouble after he showed Australian all-rounder Ben Cutting two middle fingers after dismissing him in the Caribbean Premier League.

The actions of Guyana pacer Tanvir attracted a lot of criticism on social media and the left-arm seamer is expected to face strict action.

For more, click here.

12:00 – Sandeep Lamichhane on fire

Nepal leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane finished with fine figures of 2-12 from his four overs in the CPL.

However, despite his best efforts, his team the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots ended up losing the match against Guyana Amazon Warriors by six wickets.

Read the report here.