England

Sri Lanka ease into semi-finals with comfortable victory over England

Wanidu Hasaranga inflicted heavy damage on the England batting lineup with a three-wicket haul after which Avishka Fernando scored a fluent 95 to help Sri Lanka chase down 185 with six wickets in hand in the quarter-finals of the ICC Under-19 World Cup encounter in Mirpur.
7 February 2016

Alex Hales, Jos Buttler help England take 2-0 lead

A fantastic knock of 99 from Alex Hales and a quick-fire cameo from Jos Buttler ensured that England chased down South Africa’s target of 263 runs in 46.2 overs to claim a 2-0 lead in the series with a five-wicket victory in the second One-Day International in Port Elizabeth.
6 February 2016

England eying consistency as South Africa seek redemption - Second ODI preview

After a high-scoring encounter in Bloemfontein, England will look to build on the momentum when they take on South Africa in the second One-Day International in Port Elizabeth.
5 February 2016

England go 1-0 up in rain curtailed game despite Quinton de Kock century

Quinton de Kock's unbeaten 96-ball knock of 138 runs went in vain as England managed to defeat South Africa by 39 runs (D/L) in the rain curtailed first One-Day International in Bloemfontein.
3 February 2016

Teams look to resume battle in new format - First ODI preview

After winning the Test series 2-1, England will lock horns with South Africa in the first One-Day International in Bloemfontein on Wednesday.
2 February 2016

Jason Roy doubtful for first ODI against South Africa

England opening batsman Jason Roy is a doubtful starter for the opening game of the upcoming One-Day International series against South Africa after suffering from back spasms.
2 February 2016

Bairstow, Buttler struggling due to inexperience - Jack Russell

World class Test match teams need a world class wicket keeper, writes Rob Johnston as he - with the help of former England man Jack Russell - analyses why both Jonny Bairstow and Jos Buttler have found it tough.
31 January 2016

England reach quarter-finals with third straight win, West Indies trounce Fiji

England secured their third consecutive victory and reached the quarter-finals by beating Zimbabwe by 129 runs whereas Fiji were bundled out for 78 by West Indies in a chase of 341 runs in the Group C encounters of the ICC Under-19 World Cup in Bangladesh.
31 January 2016

Taylor century sets comfortable victory for England in tour match

James Taylor notched a run-a-ball 116 after which the England XI bowlers dismissed South Africa A for 205 runs to secure a massive 163-run victory in the tour game in Kimberley.
30 January 2016

Namibia, Zimbabwe, England ease to victories

England notched their second consecutive win while Zimbabwe and Namibia handed Fiji and Scotland heavy defeats to register their first wins in the group stage of the ICC U-19 World Cup on Friday.
29 January 2016

Bangladesh, England begin U-19 World Cup campaign with victories

Bangladesh spun a web around the South African batsmen to register a comfortable 43-run victory while England demolished Fiji by massive 299 runs in the opening games of the ICC U-19 World Cup in Chittagong.
27 January 2016

India claim number one Test ranking after South Africa's decline

The Indian team has ascended to the top position in the International Cricket Council Test team rankings after South Africa slipped to the third spot following their 2-1 defeat against England in the Basil D'Oliveira Trophy.
27 January 2016

ICC U-19 World Cup gets underway in Bangladesh

The 2016 International Cricket Council Under-19 World Cup has begun in Bangladesh with teams from 16 nations battling for the title in the 19-day mega event.
27 January 2016

Our batting and fielding needs improvement - Alastair Cook

England captain Alastair Cook has blamed his team's poor batting and fielding efforts for the 280-run defeat against South Africa in the fourth Test in Centurion.
26 January 2016

Injured Dale Steyn out of England ODI series

South Africa's upcoming One-Day International campaign against England received an early setback as their pace spearhead Dale Steyn has been ruled out of the series.
26 January 2016

Ben Stokes pleased with his performance against South Africa

England all-rounder Ben Stokes is a pleased man after being named as the man of the series for his all-round efforts in the recently concluded Test series against South Africa.
26 January 2016

Rabada special ends South Africa's winless drought

A 13-wicket haul from Kagiso Rabada ended South Africa’s winless run in Test cricket as they handed a 280-run defeat to England by taking seven wickets in the first session of the fifth day to wrap up the fourth Test match in Centurion.
26 January 2016

Love to play for England - Kevin Pietersen

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen stated that he will cherish a chance to represent England once again if he is selected for the national team.
26 January 2016

South Africa strike early after setting a 382-run target

South Africa dismissed the England top order cheaply and left them struggling at 52 for three after setting a target of 382 runs with the help of a patient 96-run knock from Hashim Amla and an unbeaten fifty from Temba Bavuma on day four of the fourth Test match in Centurion.
25 January 2016

Moeen Ali wants England to fight for a win

England all-rounder Moeen Ali has urged his team to push for victory in the ongoing fourth Test against South Africa in Centurion after they conceded a 133-run first innings lead on day three.
25 January 2016