England

Skill levels in the Pakistan team are unbelievable - Mickey Arthur

Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur believes that the skills possessed by the players in the national team are better than what he witnessed during his tenures with South Africa and Australia.
28 June 2016
 

Australia retain number one position in ODIs after tri-series win

After beating West Indies in the final of the recently concluded tri-series, Australia have managed to retain their position at the top of the ICC One-Day International Team Rankings despite losing a point.
28 June 2016

Beaumont, Brunt lead England to 3-0 clean sweep

A career best unbeaten 168 from Tammy Beaumont followed by a five-wicket haul from Katherine Brunt led England Women to 3-0 clean sweep with a massive 202-run victory over Pakistan Women, who were bowled out for 164 runs in the third One-Day International in Taunton.
27 June 2016

A fan's eye view of England's Edgbaston excellence

Kev Baker headed to Edgbaston to watch England dismantle Sri Lanka in the second One-Day International and here he gives us his 'fan's eye view' of a brilliant day - for England, himself and his club.
27 June 2016

Intikhab Alam asserts Mohammad Amir is ready for England series

Pakistan team manager Intikhab Alam has asserted that speedster Mohammad Amir is ready to overcome the challenges he will face in the upcoming tour of England.
27 June 2016

Lahiru Thirimanne returns home with back injury

Sri Lankan batsman Lahiru Thirimanne has flown back home due to a back injury and Niroshan Dickwella replaces him in the One-Day International squad for the remainder of the series against England.
27 June 2016

Shahryar Khan confident of an incident-free England tour

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan is confident that the tour of England which gets underway in July with a four-match Test series will be free from any adverse incidents.
26 June 2016

England tour of Bangladesh announced

England are all set to tour Bangladesh for a total of five games including two Test matches and three One-Day Internationals to be played between 7th October and 2nd November.
26 June 2016

Incessant rain leads to abandonment of third ODI

Incessant rain ensured that the third One-Day International between England and Sri Lanka in Bristol was abandoned after the hosts scored 16 for one in four overs in reply to the visitors' total of 248 for nine.
26 June 2016

James Anderson in doubt for first Test against Pakistan

England pace spearhead James Anderson is currently in doubt for the first Test match against Pakistan in July due to a stress fracture in his shoulder.
25 June 2016

Records tumble at Edgbaston as England romp to 10-wicket win

Alex Hales and Jason Roy shared the highest partnership for any wicket by an England pair in One-Day Internationals as the home side wrapped up the Super Series victory against Sri Lanka with a convincing 10-wicket win in the second ODI in Birmingham.
24 June 2016

Broad keen on ODI recall, and Morgan right behind him

Stuart Broad says he is "determined" to get back into England's One-Day and Twenty20 International squads while limited overs captain Eoin Morgan would also like to see him involved again in the future.
24 June 2016

Nick Compton takes an extended break from cricket

England batsman Nick Compton has opted to take an extended break from the game following his below-par showing in the recently concluded Test series against Sri Lanka.
23 June 2016

Teams look to gain momentum - second ODI preview

With the first game ending in a nerve-wrecking tie, both England and Sri Lanka will be looking to seize advantage when they lock horns in the second One-Day International in Birmingham.
23 June 2016

England to host Ireland for two ODIs in May 2017

England and Wales Cricket Board is all set to host Ireland for the first time in a two-match One-Day International series which will be played in May 2017.
23 June 2016

England Women unchanged for final ODI against Pakistan

The England selectors have picked an unchanged 15-member Women's squad for the final One-Day International against Pakistan Women to be played on 27th June in Taunton.
23 June 2016

Maiden ODI tons from Beaumont, Winfield give England Women 2-0 series lead

Riding on maiden One-Day International hundreds from Lauren Winfield and Tammy Beaumont, England Women set a target of 379 runs before bowling Pakistan Women out for 166 runs to secure a massive 212-run victory in the second ODI in Worcester and claim an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.
22 June 2016

Umar Gul backs Pakistan to do well against England in Test series

Pakistan fast bowler Umar Gul is backing the national team to pose a challenge against England in the upcoming four-match Test series which gets underway in July.
22 June 2016

Edgbaston to unite England, Pakistan fans with supporters' T20 game

Edgbaston will unite England and Pakistan fans ahead of the Investec Test series by staging a match between supporters of both sides one day before the first Test begins at Lord's.
22 June 2016

Plunkett's last-ball six helps England bag gripping tie

Liam Plunkett scored a last-ball six for England after a tremendous fightback from Chris Woakes and Jos Buttler to secure a tie in the first One-Day International against Sri Lanka at Trent Bridge.
21 June 2016