England

New T20 competition gets approved by ECB members

The new Twenty20 competition proposed by England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is all set to roll out from 2020 after it had received the backing from majority of its members.
27 April 2017
 

Zafar Ansari retires from cricket to explore different career

England international Zafar Ansari has announced his decision to quit professional cricket at the age of 25.
26 April 2017

Mark Wood returns to England squad for Champions Trophy

Durham speedster Mark Wood has been named in the England squad for the upcoming One-Day International series against Ireland and South Africa followed by the Champions Trophy to be played in June and July.
25 April 2017

Australia's pace attack will be decisive in Ashes series - Brett Lee

Former pacer Brett Lee believes Australia's superior pace attack will be a dominant factor in the upcoming Ashes series against England that kicks off in the final week of November.
19 April 2017

Kevin O'Brien and Paul Stirling return to Ireland squad for England series

Ireland have received a much need boost ahead of the two-match One-Day International series against England with Kevin O'Brien and Paul Stirling declared fit.
19 April 2017

Sarah Taylor recalled in England Women squad

England Women wicket-keeper batsman Sarah Taylor has been recalled in the training camp in United Arab Emirates for the first time since her decision to take indefinite break from the game.
11 April 2017

Sussex wants ECB to protect future of counties amid new T20 competition

Sussex Cricket have urged the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to ensure the interest of the counties are not affected by the introduction of the new T20 competition that might roll out in 2020.
7 April 2017

New T20 competition will benefit England cricket - Eoin Morgan

England limited overs skipper Eoin Morgan has backed the new Twenty20 competition being worked by England and Wales Cricket Board to be successful.
1 April 2017

James Anderson hopes for a successful Ashes series without injury

England pace spearhead James Anderson is hoping to make a strong comeback from injury leading to the Ashes tour of Australia later this year.
30 March 2017

Dara O' Briain gives a shot at cricket commentary

Irish comedian and television presenter Dara O Briain has a go at cricket commentary ahead of Ireland's two-match One-Day International series against England in May.
30 March 2017

ECB proposes new Twenty20 competition

The England & Wales Cricket Board are inching closer to unveil their first ever city based Twenty20 competition which might kick-off in 2020.
28 March 2017

England Women announce 24-member training squad

The England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed a 24-member squad for the training camp in United Arab Emirates as a part of the preparations for the upcoming ICC Women's World Cup to be held in June and July.
25 March 2017

Dominant England complete 3-0 series whitewash with massive 186-run win

Alex Hales and Joe Root scored centuries following which a collective bowling from England saw them dismiss West Indies for 142 in a chase of 329 runs to seal 186-run victory in the third One-Day International in Antigua and thereby claiming the series 3-0.
10 March 2017

West Indies replace injured Shannon Gabriel with Miguel Cummins for final ODI

West Indies have drafted Miguel Cummins as a replacement for injured Shannon Gabriel for the third and final One-Day International against England to be played at Kensington Oval on Thursday.
9 March 2017

ICC Women's World Cup schedule unveiled

The International Cricket Council has announced the schedule for the upcoming ICC Women's World Cup 2017 to be held in England in June and July.
8 March 2017

Day-night Test to be part of Women's Ashes 2017

Cricket Australia has confirmed the schedule for the upcoming Women's Ashes series to be played later this year, including a day-night Test as well.
7 March 2017

Root, Woakes guides England to series win despite West Indies fightback

Joe Root and Chris Woakes shared an unbeaten 102-run stand for the seventh wicket to help England chase down 226 runs against England with four wickets in hand in the second One-Day International in Antigua to claim the series 2-0.
6 March 2017

Eoin Morgan century leads England to winning start in West Indies

Eoin Morgan scored a brilliant century while Chris Woakes and Liam Plunkett shared four wickets apiece as England defeated West Indies by 45 runs in the first One-Day International in Antigua to take a 1-0 lead in the series.
4 March 2017

Jason Holder wants consistency from West Indies ahead of England series

West Indies captain Jason Holder has urged his team to be consistent as they look to improve their One-Day International rankings ahead of the three-match series against England.
3 March 2017

Surrey fast bowler Tom Curran to join England squad in West Indies

Surrey fast bowler Tom Curran has been added to the England squad for the away One-Day International series against West Indies.
28 February 2017