Cricket News sort by Murali Vijay

Even as the opening combination remains a massive worry for India, what with Shikhar Dhawan registering his third failure in a row, his partner Murali Vijay has been going from strength to strength.

1986 was the last time India had won a Test at Lord’s. It has taken 28 years, but India have finally broken the jinx.

Going into the series against England, Murali Vijay's spot as an opener in the Indian team was definitely under pressure. He had scored a 97 in South Africa

The Lord’s Test continues to be in the balance as India fought their way out to take their overall lead to 145 runs with six wickets in hand.

Going into the Trent Bridge Test, if India were told that they would finish the match on an even keel with England, they would have taken it without any complaints.

The first Test at Trent Bridge is heading towards a draw with the Indian top order putting on a solid show

It has been a while since India have been struggling to forge a good opening combination ever since the pair of Sehwag and Gambhir lost form. In recent times

India managed to end the opening day’s play at Trent Bridge on a decent note at 259 for 4.