Alastair Cook was dismissed for 263 on day four of the opening Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi after batting his side into the lead, England closing on 569 for eight in reply to Pakistan's 523 for eight declared.
England all-rounder, Ben Stokes, who was controversially given out for obstructing the field in the second One-Day International against Australia at Lord's, has clarified that his actions were not wilful.
Eoin Morgan and Moeen Ali starred with the bat as England pulled a five-run victory from the jaws of defeat in the one-off Twenty20 International against Australia in Cardiff despite Steven Smith’s heroics.
England all-rounder Ben Stokes, whose impactful contributions were influential in his side's 124-run win over New Zealand at Lord’s, was all praise for his vice-captain Joe Root’s amazing consistency with the bat.
England players, led by all-rounder Ben Stokes, have had risen up the latest Test rankings released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) after their 124-run win over New Zealand at Lord’s on Monday.
For two magnificent innings under pressure, one a ton that took England to a historic win in the game against New Zealand after walking into tough situations, Ben Stokes is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
Ben Stokes and Joe Root scored scintillating half-centuries to resurrect a struggling England innings on day one of the first Test against New Zealand at Lord’s, where the home side ended on 354 for seven.