Lancashire wicketkeeper Jos Buttler is on the brink of making his England Test debut, in the third match against India at Southampton, and is excited about finally getting his chance on the big stage.
England batsman Gary Ballance is getting frustrated with the run of 10 winless Tests his side is enduring, saying they're failing to take advantage of good positions.
India all-rounder Ravi Jadeja was fined 50 percent of his first Test match fee after being found guilty of a level one breach of the ICC code of conduct, but the BCCI are not having it and plan to appeal.
The weather forecast for the third Test between England and India in Southampton does not have rain on the radar, meaning the grassy covering on the deck ahead of the match is likely to fade away, like it did at Lord's.
England fast bowler Chris Jordan is hopeful of a place in the third Test against India at the Rose Bowl next week, and is determined to impress if given the chance.