Originally Posted by Scaly piscine
What's the pitch like? Only just got back. Quick skim suggests a few instances of giveaway runs (no-ball free hits, endless short tripe etc.) yet Pakistan only have 123-7 at the moment.
Looks a decent pitch to me, got some pace in it, true bounce, should be a 160 pitch really. Pakistan haven't batted well, IMHO, but our spinners did well.
I really reckon England should of gone with Tredwell over Bres or Sidebottom.