England bowlers wrest advantage
India 273 for 7 (Tendulkar 76, Gambhir 60) v EnglandScorecard and ball-by-ball details
The feverish speculation over the nature of the Eden Gardens track finally came to an end as 83-year-old curator Prabhir Mukherjee unveiled a seemingly benign surface, the sort India’s batsmen have feasted on at home in recent years. MS Dhoni may not have got the square turner he wanted, but for the third Test in a row he won an important toss, and chose to bat, aware that India had amassed 600-plus scores in the first innings in each of their three previous Kolkata Tests.
Though Sachin Tendulkar…
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