Fast bowler Chris Woakes has backed Alex Hales’ return to the England team, saying he would be happy to see the batsman back in the frame following his controversial omission prior to last year’s World Cup.
Hardik Pandya took his best Test figures as England collapsed to 161 all out.
India produced a classic display of Test batting to take command at Trent Bridge.
Chris Woakes’ maiden Test century has put England in an unassailable position against India at Lord’s.
Inspired bowling by England’s Jimmy Anderson and Chris Woakes humbled the Indian batsmen during a rain-interrupted second day at Lord’s.
Chris Woakes could miss the first two Tests against South Africa in July, due to a side strain which ruled him out of the Champions Trophy.
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Liam Plunkett hit a six off the last ball to secure a tie against Sri Lanka at Trent Bridge.