England

England, New Zealand Prepare For Battle Of The Bubbles

England and New Zealand meet in a World Cup clash in Wellington on Friday 20th February and on the eve of the game, an alternative match - the battle of the bubbles - will also be taking place.
18 February 2015

England Increment Contract For James Taylor

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has awarded an incremental contract to Nottinghamshire batsman James Taylor.
17 February 2015

We Knew James Anderson Was Not Out - Glenn Maxwell

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell, who was responsible for the controversial run out of England’s James Anderson on Saturday, confessed that the Australian team knew it was a dead ball.
16 February 2015

Eoin Morgan Dismisses Geoffrey Boycott's Criticism

Skipper Eoin Morgan has lashed out at Geoffrey Boycott over his criticism of him and the England team after defeat to Australia in their World Cup opener at Melbourne on Saturday.
16 February 2015

New Zealand Claim Vital Win

New Zealand Women beat England Women by nine wickets in the third One-Day International in Mount Maunganui to claim two important ICC Women's Championship points and take a 2-1 series lead.
15 February 2015

Morgan Stays Positive Despite Defeat

England captain Eoin Morgan is staying positive despite his side slumping to a 111-run defeat in their opening match of the Cricket World Cup 2015 to Australia in Melbourne.
14 February 2015

Follow Through - Australia Hand Out A Lesson To England

Australia made good on their promise of favourites as they beat England by 111 runs in their opening match of pool A of the 2015 ODI World Cup in Melbourne.
14 February 2015

Umpiring Error Cost James Taylor World Cup Ton

Following the Australia-England World Cup encounter, the International Cricket Council has admitted that James Anderson was dismissed due to an error by the umpires which left James Taylor stranded on 98.
14 February 2015

Australia Bully England Into Submission In A One-Sided Affair

Aaron Finch scored a breathtaking century and Mitchell Marsh opened his World Cup account with a five-wicket haul, as Australia thumped England by 111 runs to kick start their campaign.
14 February 2015

Bailey and Anderson Preview Their World Cup Game At MCG

Listen as Australian captain, George Bailey and England fast bowler, James Anderson offer their thoughts ahead of the their World Cup clash in Melbourne on Saturday.
13 February 2015

2015 ODI World Cup Preview - An Open Tournament

Almost by right, a World Cup ought to have a team deemed clear favourites to lift the trophy. In 2011, co-hosts India and Sri Lanka were the anointed ones, and they did meet in the final, with the former clinching their second title. In both 2003 and 2007, Australia were the obvious choice and they didn’t disappoint.
13 February 2015

England - A New Look Team Under A New Skipper

For a very long time, few would have considered England to be World Cup dark horses. Conservative, defensive and unimaginative were qualities attributed to the English side. Losing their best short-format player to controversies and fallouts didn’t help either. Yet, somewhere in the last few months, sanity prevailed and so did the resurrection.
13 February 2015

England Women Hit Back With 90-Run Win

England Women bounced back from defeat in the opening match to beat New Zealand Women by 90 runs in the second One-Day International at Mount Maunganui's Bay Oval.
13 February 2015

Eoin Morgan Confident Of Beating Australia At MCG

Skipper Eoin Morgan, who will be leading England in a World Cup for the first time, backed his team to reverse the trend against Australia in their tournament opener on Saturday.
13 February 2015

Composed Misbah Guides Pakistan To Victory

Misbah-ul-Haq played another characteristic composed innings to see Pakistan through a tricky chase against England with support from Umar Akmal in the warm-up game at Sydney.
11 February 2015

Suzie Bates Punishes England In Opener

New Zealand Women's captain Suzie Bates took advantage of being dropped early in her innings to score a match-winning century in the first One-Day International against England Women in Mount Maunganui.
11 February 2015

Chris Woakes Wreaks Havoc On Depleted West Indies

A fine bowling display from Chris Woakes and solid top-order batting ensured England won their World Cup warm-up game against West Indies in style by nine wickets.
9 February 2015

England Could Upset A Few Teams - Hoggard

Following their better-than-expected performance in Australia, Matthew Hoggard has revised his World Cup view and reckons England could be on course to upset a few teams in the fast-approaching tournament.
7 February 2015

Winning Start For England Women

England Women's tour of New Zealand got off to a winning start as they comfortably outplayed a Northern Spirit side in a 50-over warm-up game at Mount Maunganui's Bay Oval.
7 February 2015

Bright Future Ahead For This England Team - Peter Moores

Despite the huge defeat to Australia in Perth on Sunday, England coach Peter Moores is upbeat about the future of his side.
4 February 2015

 
 
 
 

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