England

Anderson, Broad decimate Sri Lanka on day two

After Jonny Bairstow scored a fantastic 140, James Anderson and Stuart Broad shared nine wickets to bowl Sri Lanka out for 91 runs after which England enforced the follow on under gloomy skies on the second day of the first Test at Headingley.
20 May 2016

Momentum is with England - Alex Hales

England opening batsman Alex Hales asserted that the unbeaten 88-run stand he shared with Jonny Bairstow has given the team momentum towards the end of the day.
20 May 2016

Hales, Bairstow rescue England after batting collapse on a gloomy day

After Dasun Shanaka reduced them to 83 for five, Alex Hales and Jonny Bairstow hit unbeaten fifties to push England to 171 for five in 53 overs on day one before the third session of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Headingley was washed out.
19 May 2016

Steven Finn to play first Test against Sri Lanka ahead of Jake Ball

England Test captain Alastair Cook has confirmed that Steven Finn will play in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Leeds ahead of the uncapped Jake Ball.
19 May 2016

Strauss feels that points based system will connect the three formats of the game

Director of England Cricket Andrew Strauss has voiced his support for the points-based scoring system for multi-format cricket and said that it will connect the three forms of the game.
19 May 2016

Rangana Herath hoping for a repeat of 2014 heroics

Sri Lankan spin spearhead Rangana Herath is hoping that his team can repeat their series-winning performance of the 2014 tour in the upcoming campaign against England.
18 May 2016

First Test, England v Sri Lanka - Statistical Preview

As England begin their 2016 international summer season with the first Test match against Sri Lanka in Leeds, let us look into a few key statistics.
18 May 2016

ECB, Toyota launch next phase of 'Future Of Cricket' project

The England and Wales Cricket Board and Toyota are inviting cricket fans to tell them how they would make cricket better as phase two of their 'Future Of Cricket' project.
18 May 2016

Three things Sri Lanka must do to beat England

England’s summer of cricket is finally here and the first team on their radar is Sri Lanka. But what must the tourists do if they are to prevail? Bimal Mirwani has some answers.
18 May 2016

Sam Billings expresses desire to play in Big Bash League

England batsman Sam Billings has expressed his eagerness to take part in the upcoming season of the Big Bash League in Australia if he is presented with the chance.
18 May 2016

England captaincy will be a massive honour - Heather Knight

All-rounder Heather Knight says that it will be a massive honour to take over as England Women's captain following the recent retirement of Charlotte Edwards.
18 May 2016

Sri Lanka unlikely to repeat 2014 heroics - First Test Preview

As a busy international schedule commences at Headingley following the ICC World T20 tournament, here is our preview of the first Test between England and Sri Lanka.
18 May 2016

James Vince eagerly waiting for Test debut

England batsman James Vince, who was named in the 12-man squad for the first Test against Sri Lanka is excited and eagerly waiting to make his debut in the longer format of the game.
17 May 2016

Joe Root heaps praise on Alastair Cook

England batsman Joe Root has lauded his captain Alastair Cook for his cricketing achievements with the 31-year-old currently on the verge of reaching 10,000 Test runs.
17 May 2016

Pakistan Cricket Board optimistic about obtaining UK visa for Mohammad Amir

The Pakistan Cricket Board is positive about successfully obtaining a visa for fast bowler Mohammad Amir which would allow them to select him to tour England later this year.
17 May 2016

Joe Root claims hat-trick at the England team awards dinner

England batsman Joe Root has swept the honours at the England team awards dinner including the cricketer of the year award in the Test and the limited overs formats.
17 May 2016

Sarah Taylor takes indefinite break from cricket

England Women's team wicket-keeper batsman Sarah Taylor is set to take an indefinite break from the game due to personal reasons.
16 May 2016

Moeen Ali hoping to feature in Big Bash League

England all-rounder Moeen Ali said that he will love to play in Australia’s premier Twenty20 competition, the Big Bash League provided a team is interested to sign him up.
16 May 2016

Dale Steyn is the best bowler of our generation - Stuart Broad

England pacer Stuart Broad has termed South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn as the best bowler of this generation.
15 May 2016

Trevor Bayliss advised me to use frustration as a motivation - Steven Finn

England seamer Steven Finn expressed that he is eager to use the frustration of missing out on the ICC World Twenty20 as a motivation according to the advice of Trevor Bayliss.
15 May 2016