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Fast bowling, middle-orders and captains - key battles in England v Pakistan

England won the last series on home soil - that fateful 2010 tour by Pakistan - three Tests to one, but Pakistan have prevailed in two series staged in the United Arab Emirates since, 3-0 in the 2011/12 summer and 2-0 in 2015/16. It was in 2010 that Mohammad Amir , along with two teammates, was found guilty of spot-fixing, in this case bowling no balls at agreed times of an over, during the fourth Test between Pakistan at England at Lord's.



England v Pakistan: Jake Ball to make debut in first Test

The pitches in England are going to help the fast bowlers a lot so the Pakistan batsmen will have to on their toe's because they will have to face the moving ball of Anderson and Broad which is not going to be easy for them and a lot depends on their experienced batsmen like Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan .



Boris Johnson named foreign secretary

So tone deaf he also wrote an extremely vulgar limerick about Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, using debasing sexual imagery to mock the leader of a mostly Muslim country. The President's foreign policy team read and was deeply offended by the Boris article that talked of Barack Obama as "incoherent, inconsistent and downright hypocritical...a part-Kenyan President." ou can say it doesn't much matter.



Will Pence head to New York Thursday?

The timing of a decision is important. Governor Pence is seeking re-election in Indiana. IN law prohibits him from running for both a state and federal office. Pence is in IN, where he was spotted going for a bike ride with his wife in the morning. But Trump also recently met with Christie and Gingrich on the phone or in person.



Theresa May officially declared Britain's PM after meeting with Queen

Theresa May then became Britain's new leader, accepting an invitation to govern from Queen Elizabeth II. May, 59, was elected the leader of the ruling Conservative Party on Monday and became the sole candidate for prime minister when her rival, Andrea Leadsom, pulled out of the leadership race.



US in front of queue for Britain, says new foreign minister Johnson

This is the moment Angela Eagle found out Boris Johnson had been made Foreign Secretary - and her reaction is priceless. At the time , he was the most senior Conservative in elected office. After leaving the London mayoralty in May he spearheaded the Leave campaign. "Therefore, if under the new head of the Foreign Office the British side has the appropriate desire and intention in this regard, we will certainly support this".