The number of occasions the first day of a Test match at Lord’s Cricket Ground in London has been washed out without a ball bowled. India becomes the second side after Pakistan (on two occasions) to lose a Test at this venue after the first day was washed out.
Results when the opening day of a Test at Lord’s was washed out:
The number of occasions that India has lost a Test match after the first day was washed out without a ball bowled.
India’s defeats when the opening day of a Test was washed out:
The number of Test matches, since July 2014, that India has not played the same XI in successive games. The last occasion was Lord’s on July 17, 2014, under M. S. Dhoni’s captaincy, when the M. Vijay, Shikhar Dhawan, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Stuart Binny, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami and Ishant Sharma appeared after having played the previous Test at Nottingham on July 9, 2014.
India’s record in the last 44 Tests where the same squad never played consecutive matches:
Records of Indian captains during this period:
The number of Test wickets claimed by James Anderson against India at Lord’s in four matches. Only Sri Lankan M. Muralitharan has more Test wickets at a single venue against India.
Most Test wickets by a bowler against India at one venue
The number of occasions that India has lost a Test match with its batsmen facing less than 500 balls in two innings of the match. Under Virat Kohli, India has now suffered the ignominy of doing so twice.
Fewest balls faced by Indian batsmen in a lost Test match:
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