Chris Woakes pleased with no-ball reprieve and rates England’s chances

• Partnership of 99 with Adil Rashid includes third-umpire intervention
• ‘They thought they had burgled a wicket. They did not say much afterwards’

There was one moment in another riveting day which must have left every cricketer of Test/county/ club/village/Observer XI standard in a state of some bewilderment. In the afternoon Sabbir Rahman, who bowls occasional leg-breaks, was summoned up as a potential partnership breaker and he proceeded to bowl a couple of deliveries that would have had the captain of the Observer XI casting around for some respectable alternative.

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