England

Match is truly in the balance - James Taylor

England batsman James Taylor feels that the third Test between England and Pakistan in Sharjah is in the balance heading into the fourth day's play.
4 November 2015

England pull things back after Hafeez puts Pakistan ahead

England managed to pick three wickets late in the day, but it was Mohammad Hafeez, who stole the show in the final session with an unbeaten knock of 97, taking Pakistan's lead to 74 at stumps on day three of the third Test in Sharjah.
3 November 2015

James Taylor is wonderful against spin - Ian Bell

England batsman Ian Bell praised James Taylor as a wonderful player of spin bowling after the 25-year-old notched up a crucial half-century on the second day of the third Test against Pakistan in Sharjah.
3 November 2015

Taylor's gritty half-century gives England edge on day two

James Taylor, made a remarkable comeback in the longer format with an unbeaten gritty knock of 74, taking England to 222 for four at stumps on day two, just 12 behind Pakistan's first innings total, in the third Test in Sharjah.
2 November 2015

Hoping for good second day - Stuart Broad

England fast bowler Stuart Broad is expecting his team to have a good second day in the third Test match against Pakistan after having bowled out the opposition for 234 runs on the first day.
2 November 2015

Anderson takes four as England rout Pakistan for 234 on day one

An impressive and disciplined bowling performance led by a four-wicket haul from James Anderson helped England dismiss Pakistan for 234 at stumps on day one of the third Test in Sharjah.
1 November 2015

England odds for Sharjah Test cut after support

William Hill report that with money coming in to back England for the third Test against Pakistan in Sharjah, they have cut the odds of a series-levelling win to 9/4.
31 October 2015

Uphill task awaits England in Sharjah - Third Test Preview

Having lost the second Test against Pakistan in Dubai, England are in a must-win situation in the third Test which kicks-off on 1st November in Dubai.
31 October 2015

Chronic ankle injury ends Mark Wood's UAE tour

England pacer Mark Wood has been ruled out of the third and deciding Test against Pakistan in Sharjah because of a chronic ankle injury.
31 October 2015

Rewind to...a Pakistan-England clash that rivalled the Ashes

As Pakistan and England are battling it out in the United Arab Emirates, Rob Johnston rewinds to the 1987 Test series between the two teams.
29 October 2015

Hot Spot - Pakistan v England Sharjah Test preview

We take a look back at the Pakistan-England Dubai Test and preview the Sharjah Test in our latest Cricket World Hot Spot with John Pennington and Rob Johnston in an audio show instead of our usual video update.
29 October 2015

James Anderson targets five more years with England

England fast bowler James Anderson is hoping to play for another five years for his national team before hanging up his boots.
29 October 2015

England 5/2 to win third Test in Sharjah

Despite being unlucky not to win the first Test in Dubai and eventually unlucky to lose the second in Abu Dhabi, bookmakers William Hill make them 5/2 outsiders to beat Pakistan in Sharjah.
27 October 2015

Root reclaims number one spot in Test rankings

England vice-captain Joe Root has reclaimed the pole position in the International Cricket Council player rankings after scoring consecutive fifties in the recently concluded encounter against Pakistan in Dubai.
27 October 2015

Batting collapses are frustrating - Alastair Cook

England captain Alastair Cook expressed his frustration over his side's batting collapse on the third day of the second of the second Test against Pakistan in Dubai.
27 October 2015

Two gloriously uncertain Tests in the desert

Cricket being the game of glorious uncertainties was being proved again over after over as England almost saved the second Test against Pakistan in Dubai, writes Tahir Ibn Manzoor.
26 October 2015

That's Dubai to do it for Pakistan...but only just - Cricket World TV

Pakistan left it late to beat England by 178 runs in the second Test in Dubai, and our latest cricket news video reviews the action after they moved into an unassailable 1-0 series lead.
26 October 2015

Pakistan overcome lower-order resistance from England to go 1-0 up

Pakistan managed to overcome a stubborn resistance from England's lower-order led by Adil Rashid on the fifth day to win the second Test in Dubai by 178 runs.
26 October 2015

No injury concern for Alastair Cook - Paul Farbrace

England assistant coach Paul Farbrace clarified that Alastair Cook is not suffering from an injury, despite seeming to be in discomfort while batting in the second innings of the Dubai Test against Pakistan.
26 October 2015

England report Wahab Riaz for kicking the ball

The England team management have reported Wahab Riaz for kicking the ball during the final session on the fourth day of the second Test in Dubai.
26 October 2015