India is hosting a four Test series against England in November-December 2012, Virender Sehwag and Alastair Cook will make an impact while opening the innings.
England will be arriving to India to participate in the four Test series and the hosts will try their best to pay the visitors back by clinching the home series.
The captain of England, Andrew Strauss, announced his retirement from professional cricket with immediate effect and Alastair Cook will lead the Test side instead.
A disastrous home series defeat to South Africa completed a poor year for England as the No.1 Test team in the world.
The leading quick bowler of England, James Anderson, is confident that his side is able to bounce back and will rule the world again in Test cricket soon.
The charged South Africa, under the leadership of Graeme Smith have a firm believe that they are just one step away from snatching the No.1 Test ranking from England.
Alviro Petersen played a career best innings by hammering 182 runs and consolidated the position of South Africa in the 2nd Test vs. England at Leeds.
The upcoming promising middle order batsman of Nottinghamshire, James Taylor, has been summoned by the England selectors for the 2nd Test vs. South Africa.
Alastair Cook fired 20th ton of his career and Jonathan Trott supported him well as England took firm control of the game vs. South Africa in the opening Test.
South Africa is a formidable unit under the captaincy of Graeme Smith, Andrew Strauss is leading the strong England side and both teams will fight for the superiority.