England

Alastair Cook moves to sixth in ICC Test Rankings

Alastair Cook has reached his highest position in the International Cricket Council Rankings for batsmen following his marathon knock for England in the first Test against West Indies at Edgbaston.
21 August 2017

Kraigg Brathwaite reported for suspect bowling action

West Indies part-time spinner Kraigg Brathwaite has been reported for a suspect bowling action following the conclusion of the first Test against England at Edgbaston.
21 August 2017

Clinical England complete innings victory over West Indies

A total of 19 wickets fell on the third day as England dismissed West Indies for 168 & 137 after enforcing follow-on to win the first Test at Edgbaston by an innings and 209 runs and take a 1-0 lead in the series.
20 August 2017

Cook marathon puts England in firm control of Edgbaston Test

Alastair Cook registered a massive 243 run knock as England went on to post 514 for eight in their first innings before declaration came following which West Indies lost Kraigg Brathwaite early and were reduced to 44 for one as rain brought a premature end to the second day's play in the first Test at Edgbaston.
19 August 2017

Cook, Root put England in dominant position on day one

Alastair Cook and Joe Root had a memorable outing with the pink ball as England went on to amass 348 for three at stumps on day one of the first Test at Edgbaston.
18 August 2017

Stoneman set for England debut at Edgbaston

Surrey opener Mark Stoneman is set to make his debut for England after he was named in the line-up for the first Test against West Indies at Edgbaston.
16 August 2017

England v West Indies, First Test - Preview

Thursday sees England and the West Indies go head to head at Edgbaston, in the first ever day-night test to be held on English soil.
16 August 2017

Stuart Broad gives insight on day-night Test

As England is set to host its first ever day-night Test match at Edgbaston in the first Test against West Indies, pace bowler Stuart Broad gives us insight on the new concept which is growing rapidly.
15 August 2017

Ben Stokes backs Keaton Jennings to regain form with Durham

All-rounder Ben Stokes has backed his Durham team-mate Keaton Jennings to find form and reclaim his place in the England squad.
12 August 2017

Stoneman, Crane called up to England squad for day-night Test against West Indies

England have called-up uncapped duo Mark Stoneman and Mason Crane in the 13-man squad that will feature in the first Test against West Indies at Edgbaston which will also be the inaugural day-night contest in the country.
10 August 2017

England top order has 'worst ever' batsmen to play Test cricket - Damien Fleming

Former Australia pace bowler Damien Fleming has slammed the England top-order and believes they will have a tough time in Australia in the Ashes series scheduled later this year.
9 August 2017

Balanced England can win Ashes - Faf du Plessis

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis believes England have the right balance to beat Australia in the Ashes series to be played later this year.
9 August 2017

Moeen Ali picks five wickets as England complete 3-1 series win

Moeen Ali picked a five wicket haul as England managed to dismiss South Africa for 202 runs in the final innings on day four and completed a 177 run victory in the fourth Test at Old Trafford, thereby winning the series 3-1.
8 August 2017

Quick Moeen fifty stretch England's lead to 360 runs

Moeen Ali scored a blistering unbeaten half-century as England managed to reach 224 for eight, thereby taking their lead to 360 runs before rain brought a premature end to the third day in the fourth Test against South Africa at Old Trafford.
7 August 2017

Anderson picks four as South Africa's struggle with bat continues

After Jonny Bairstow scored a determined 99 to lift England to 362 runs, a four wicket haul from James Anderson restricted South Africa to 220 for nine at stumps on day two of the fourth Test at Old Trafford.
6 August 2017

ECB reveals no approach made by South Africa on Ottis Gibson

England and Wales Cricket Board has denied any approach made by their counterparts Cricket South Africa on appointing former West Indies pace bowler as their new head coach.
5 August 2017

Rabada's late strike give South Africa edge on day one

Duanne Olivier and Kagiso Rabada picked two wickets apiece as South Africa restricted England to 260 for six at stumps on day one of the final Test at Old Trafford.
5 August 2017

South Africa will be desperate to maintain unbeaten streak in England - Fourth Test Preview

South Africa will be desperate to come up with a spirited performance as they meet England one final time this season in the fourth Test at Old Trafford on Friday.
4 August 2017

Fourth Test, England v South Africa - Statistical Preview

England and South Africa will face each other one final time in this season in the fourth Test at Old Trafford on Friday with the series poised at 2-1 in favour of hosts. Let us take a look at few of the key statistics ahead of the encounter.
3 August 2017

Vernon Philander confirms recovery from viral infection

South Africa speedster Vernon Philander has confirmed recovery from a viral infection that limited his participation in the third Test against England at The Oval.
3 August 2017