Batsmen Zak Crawley and Dom Sibley have been dropped and will return to Kent and Warwickshire, respectively
Opting to bat, England ended day one at a promising 263 for three with Joe Root scoring a fine century in his 100th Test
Joe Root and Dominic Sibley were involved in a 200-run stand to help England dominate India on Day 1 of the first Test in Chennai
Root, playing his 100th Test, was batting on 45 and Sibley on 53 when the break was taken at the M A Chidambaram stadium.
Dom Sibley scored a 312-ball century in the second Test against West Indies. It was the slowest hundred in Test cricket since November 2014
Centuries from Ben Stokes and Dom Sibley helped England lead Windies by 437 runs at the close of Day 2 of the second Test at Old Trafford, Manchester
England were 264-3 at the end of a wicketless first session in which the hosts added 57 runs in 26 overs against West Indies — the kind of rate that took test cricket back to the old days
In a painstaking effort, England opener Dom Sibley took 312 balls to compile his century on Day 2 of the second Test against West Indies at Old Trafford
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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