Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Mon 20 May 2024 Starc, Pattinson shine as Aus bowl out Somerset for 320 Fast bowlers Mitchell Starc and James Pattinson claimed four wickets each as Australia did extremely well to bowl out hosts Somerset for 320 on the opening day’s play of their 4-day tour match at Taunton. Compton, Trott tons lay strong foundation for visitors at Wellington Asked to bat first after losing the toss, England lost Alastair Cook with Dunedin Test: England showed excellent application in the second innings The first Test between England and New Zealand may have ended in a draw, but there was no shortage of intensity in the game over the five days in Dunedin. The hosts dominated the first half of the Test, following which England were always playing the catch up game. Cook lays strong foundation for England in reply to India's 316 England are in a dominant position in the Eden Gardens Test after finishing the Second Day’s play at 216 for 1 with just another 100 runs to knock out India’s first innings efforts. Skipper Alastair Cook remained unbeaten on 136 (from 236 balls with 19 fours and a six) to lead England’s strong reply. Haryana keep England in bay as Rahul Dewan scores 143 England were kept on the field for most part of the third day’s play at the Sardar Patel Stadium B Ground in Motera as Haryana went onto put up 334 on the board. England batsman pound Haryana bowling Kevin Pietersen on his comeback for England found some form by scoring a cracking century on the opening day’s play of the tourists’ warm-up match against Haryana at Ahmedabad. Mumbai A-England XI tour game ends in a draw The three day tour game between a fringe Mumbai outfit and an England XI ended in a draw today at the Dr DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai.