Test match

Test match in some sports refers to a sporting contest between national representative teams and may refer to:

  • Test cricket
  • Test match (rugby union)
  • Test match (rugby league)
  • Test match (association football)
  • Test Series - a series of Test matches between two countries, with all matches in the series taking place in the same country (the host)
  • Test Match (board game), cricket-themed board game
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    Revealed: Real REASON why Bhuvneshwar Kumar is dropped from India squad for WTC final, England series

    DNA India 13 May 2021
    India named a 20-member Test squad last week for the tour of England as the team will play the WTC final against New Zealand in June as well as five Test matches against England in August-September ... The last first-class he played was in January 2018 in the Test match against South Africa in Johannesburg....
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    'Better not to compromise on continuity': Aakash Chopra wants Indian opener to be picked ahead of Agarwal for WTC final

    Hindustan Times 13 May 2021
    World Test Championship final ... In 3 matches, he scored 259 runs at an average of 51.80. He was, however, uninspiring during the England series at home, as he only managed to score a paltry 119 runs in four Tests ... In 7 matches, he only scored 133 runs ... The WTC final will be followed by India locking horns with England in a five-match Test series....
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    England pacer Jofra Archer set to return to first-class cricket with County Championship game for Sussex

    Hindustan Times 13 May 2021
    England are scheduled to host New Zealand for a two-match Test series followed by a five-match bilateral series against India ... "Are we going to force him to come back when he's actually England's player? Say he gets an injury and he can't play in the Test matches this summer - I wouldn't be very popular."....
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    Scots seek revenge in November test against Japan

    Supersport 13 May 2021
    Scotland will host Japan in a rugby test in November in the first meeting since the Japanese won a group match between the two nations at the 2019 Rugby World Cup. ","content"."Scotland will host Japan in a rugby test in November in the first meeting since the ......
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    England's Jofra Archer strikes early on first-class comeback

    The National 13 May 2021
    England fast bowler Jofra Archer struck early on his return to first-class cricket in Sussex's County Championship match against Kent on Thursday ... XI County Championship match between Sussex and Surrey at Hove ... England are also scheduled to host India for a five-match Test series....
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    Rahul sir reminded me of little things, my way of playing similar to him: Abhimanyu Easwaran cherishes The Dravid Effect

    Hindustan Times 13 May 2021
    Watching Virat, Rohit, Pujara and Rahane, who have scored a lot of runs for the country, the biggest takeaway was their intensity during practice and how detailed they are regarding the little things before a Test match, which I had heard about but never seen it."....
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    England leapfrog Australia in the ICC Test rankings as Joe Root's side move up to ...

    The Daily Mail 13 May 2021
    England have overtaken Ashes rivals Australia in the ICC’s official Test rankings following the latest annual update ... England have overtaken Ashes rivals Australia in the ICC’s official Test rankings ... England face New Zealand in two Test matches - at Lord's and Edgbaston - in June before hosting India in a five-match Test series later in the summer....
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    All Blacks set for most games ever on home soil in a single season

    TVNZ 13 May 2021
    After just five home Tests across nearly three years, the All Blacks will play nine matches on home soil between the start of July and the end of October this year ... at Mt Smart Stadium on July 3, the first ever Test at the venue, before two matches against Fiji later in the month....
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    Kent Cricket sign Qais Ahmad for T20 Blast and two County Championship games

    Hindustan Times 13 May 2021
    Kent Cricket has announced the signing of Afghanistan spinner Qais Ahmad for the entire T20 Blast and two County Championship matches ... Kent Cricket has announced the signing of Afghanistan spinner Qais Ahmad for the entire T20 Blast and two County Championship matches....
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    Kent Cricket sign Qais Ahmad for T20 Blast, County games

    Beijing News 13 May 2021
    Kent Cricket has announced the signing of Afghanistan spinner Qais Ahmad for the entire T20 Blast and two County Championship matches ... The 20-year-old has a T20 career bowling average of just 21.28, an economy rate of 7.5 and has taken 77 wickets in 67 matches in the format....
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    'That is going to be the future': Bowling coach Bharat Arun explains the importance of workload management in Team India

    Hindustan Times 13 May 2021
    We have rested players in between matches, and also some top players for a series and things like that ... “And so the five Test matches that we're going to play after the World Test Championship, there's a definite cause of necessity for us to rotate all the bowlers so that they stay fresh,” he explained....
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    India retain top spot in ICC Test Team rankings after annual update

    The Siasat Daily 13 May 2021
    India remained the number one Test side after the annual update of the ICC team rankings, released on Thursday. India head the table after gaining one rating point for an aggregate of 121, having accumulated 2914 points from 24 matches ... The Kiwis have garnered 2166 points from 18 Tests and gained two rating points....
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    Tim Paine takes dig at India and backs ‘excellent’ Steve Smith to regain Australia captaincy

    Metro UK 13 May 2021
    A much-depleted India secured a stunning Test series win over Australia at the start of the year, recovering from being bowled out for 36 – their lowest total in Test cricket – in the opening match to win 2-1 ... Paine intends to remain in the position for ‘at least’ six more Tests, ......
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