Rain delays start of fifth Test

Rain delayed the start of the fifth Test

Rain delayed the start of the fifth Test

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The start of the fifth Investec Test was delayed after light morning rain at The Oval but play is scheduled to get under way at 1130.

Stuart Broad has been passed fit, as expected, despite his broken nose - and is set for an early taste of the action after Alastair Cook chose to bowl first under cloud cover.

England are unchanged after their win at Old Trafford last week, while I ndia have named Ishant Sharma and Stuart Binny in their team, replacing Pankaj Singh and Ravindra Jadeja respectively.

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