England

Grant Flower handed one-year contract extension by PCB

Former Zimbabwe batsman Grant Flower has been given a one-year contract extension by the Pakistan Cricket Board as the batting coach of the national team.
11 July 2016

BCB chief executive rules out hosting England tour at neutral venue

The chief executive of Bangladesh Cricket Board Nizamuddin Chowdhury has ruled out hosting England at a neutral venue in October amid concerns over security in the country following a terrorist attack.
11 July 2016

Injury scare for Gary Ballance ahead of Lord's Test

England batsman Gary Ballance has suffered a groin injury which has cast a doubt over his participation in the first Test against Pakistan at Lord’s which begins on 14th July.
10 July 2016

Injured Jos Buttler racing to be fit for Pakistan ODIs

England wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler is currently racing against time to be fit for the One-Day International series against Pakistan in August after sustaining a broken thumb.
10 July 2016

Sri Lanka need to improve in all departments - Angelo Mathews

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews has stressed on the need for the team to improve in all the three aspects of the game after a dismal tour of the British Isles.
10 July 2016

Jos Buttler to undergo scans after thumb injury

England batsman Jos Buttler suffered a blow to his thumb during the NatWest Twenty20 Blast fixture against Worcestershire on Friday and is set to undergo scans to determine the extent of the injury.
9 July 2016

Mohammad Amir's return will make me feel sick - Graeme Swann

Former England spinner Graeme Swann has stated that Pakistan speedster Mohammad Amir’s return to Test cricket at Lord’s will make him feel sick.
9 July 2016

Winfield, Beaumont fire England to a 3-0 clean sweep

Lauren Winfield and Tammy Beaumont continued their excellent form at the top of the order as England Women set a target of 171 runs and went on to secure a 57-run victory against Pakistan Women to complete a 3-0 clean sweep in the third Twenty20 International in Chelmsford.
8 July 2016

Toby Roland-Jones, Ballance named in England Test squad to face Pakistan

England selectors have included uncapped Middlesex all-rounder in the 12-man squad to face Pakistan in the first Test of the upcoming four-match series.
7 July 2016

Eoin Morgan admits to concerns over tour of Bangladesh

England limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan has admitted that there are significant concerns for the team over the tour of Bangladesh later this year due to the recent terrorist attack in Dhaka.
6 July 2016

England Women take unassailable 2-0 lead after a comfortable win

Defending a total of 138 runs, England Women bowled Pakistan Women out for 103 runs in 19.4 overs to secure a 35-run victory in the second Twenty20 International in Southampton and took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
5 July 2016

Buttler, Morgan power England to a convincing victory

Jos Butler scored a 49-ball 73 and shared a 114-run unbeaten stand with Eoin Morgan as England chased down a target of 141 runs in 17.3 overs to complete a comprehensive eight wicket win over Sri Lanka in the only Twenty20 International in Southampton.
5 July 2016

Amir will have to cope with the crowd reaction - Alastair Cook

England Test captain Alastair Cook has warned Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir of the reaction he is likely to face from the crowd in the upcoming series.
4 July 2016

Security situation in Bangladesh will get better - Nazmul Hassan

The president of the Bangladesh Cricket Board Nazmul Hassan is confident that the security situation in the country will improve in time for the home series against England later this year.
4 July 2016

England Women register massive win after opening blitz

Lauren Winfield and Tammy Beaumont shared a massive 147-run opening stand to set up a target of 188 runs following which England Women restricted Pakistan Women to 119 for seven and sealed a comfortable 68-run victory in the first Twenty20 International in Bristol.
3 July 2016

ECB to monitor Bangladesh security situation ahead of tour

The England and Wales Cricket Board stated that it will continue to monitor the security situation and follow the advice of the government for the tour of Bangladesh later this year after the terrorist attack on Friday night.
3 July 2016

England-Pakistan Test series will not be one sided - Azhar Mahmood

Former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood has expressed that the upcoming four-match Test series between England and Pakistan will be a competitive one.
2 July 2016

Desperate Sri Lanka seek their first win in England tour - Fifth ODI Preview

After losing the series 2-0 to England, Sri Lanka will be desperate to sign off the One-Day International campaign with a victory in the fifth game in Cardiff.
1 July 2016

ECB announces summer 2017 international schedule

The England and Wales Cricket Board on Friday has announced the international schedule for 2017 summer with home series against Ireland, South Africa, and West Indies.
1 July 2016

Sophie Ecclestone named in England Women's squad for Pakistan T20Is

17-year-old left-arm spinner Sophie Ecclestone has been named in the England Women's squad to take part in the upcoming three-match Twenty20 International series against Pakistan Women.
1 July 2016