No play on Day 1 of second Test due to rain

Jasprit Bumrah during practice session

India captain Virat Kohli may field the same playing XI for two consecutive Test matches for the first time since he took over as captain in the longer formats in 2014. Kuldeep Yadav and Cheteshwar Pujara come in for Umesh Yadav and Shikhar Dhawan.

India vs England 2nd Test Day 1 Lord's: Amidst gloomy skies and irritating drizzle at the Lord's Cricket Ground, actor Ranveer Singh in his dapper red blazer seemed to be the only bright thing. Virat Kohli and Co are now 0-1 down in the series and Gautam Gambhir, the Delhi-born cricketer, reckons that it will be extremely hard for India to make a comeback if they lose the upcoming match.

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Oil prices rose as the United States reintroduced sanctions against major crude exporter Iran, tightening global markets. But new data released on Monday showed Saudi Arabia's oil production fell in July by 200,000 bpd from the month earlier.

England will be without Ben Stokes at Lord's because of the all-rounder's ongoing trial for affray in Bristol.

Twenty-year-old batsman Ollie Pope is expected to be given his England debut at number four after replacing Dawid Malan in the squad. India were the last Asian opponents whom England beat at Lord's in a Test back in 2011.

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The big question for India will be if they will play two spinners, after having played R Ashwin as the lone spinner in the opening Test.

The wicket at Lord's wore a dry look in the lead up to the Test match due to the heat wave that had swept the city.

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Nothing doing: Rain clouds hang above the pitch at Lord's.

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