The ringing of the five-minute bell at a Lord's Test by an global cricketer, administrator or well-known enthusiast of the sport is a recent tradition introduced in 2007. The first day of the Lord's Test was a washout, and it gives me precisely 0.00 per cent pleasure to tell you today's forecast isn't much better.
Day 1 report: Rain meant there was no play on the first day of the second Test between England and India at Lord's on Thursday.
The bell-ringers for the subsequent days of the Test match will be announced via the Lord's website each day.
Thursday was the first time a full day's play has been lost at Lord's since the opening day of the first test against Pakistan in 2001.
In his 200 Test matches for his country, he scored 15,921 runs, averaging 53.78 and making 51 centuries in the process.
Play was scheduled to start at 11:00 BST, but steady rain kept the covers on the pitch and prevented the toss at 10:30. 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.
However, they will have to do it without Edgbaston match-winner Ben Stokes, whose trial for affray is ongoing at Bristol Crown Court.
Four years on, current captain Virat Kohli has an opportunity to achieve the same feat as Dhoni did as India take on England in the all-important second Test.
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