England

Finn ruled out of UAE tour, Jordon called up as replacement

England pacer Steven Finn has been ruled out of the ongoing United Arab Emirates tour due to a bone stress injury on his left foot.
14 October 2015

We can take credit for picking up four wickets - Stuart Broad

England fast bowler Stuart Broad reckons that England can take heart from the fact that they were able to pick up four wickets on a flat pitch in the first day of the first Test match against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi.
14 October 2015

Dropped chances hurt England as Hafeez, Malik make merry on day one

Shoaib Malik crafted a sublime century on his comeback while Mohammad Hafeez hit 98 as the duo made England pay a heavy price for shelling wicket-taking opportunities on day one of the first Test in Abu Dhabi.
13 October 2015

Edwards delighted with 'incredible' ICC investment in women's cricket

England captain Charlotte Edwards and her employers, the England and Wales Cricket Board, are delighted that the International Cricket Council are furthering the development of women's cricket.
13 October 2015

Money doesn't motivate me to play - Andrew Flintoff

Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff admitted that money never played a decisive role in his career when it came to playing in various Twenty20 competitions around the world.
13 October 2015

Daniel Vettori to coach young England spinners

The England and Wales Cricket Board has availed the services of former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori to work with the England Performance Programme spinners next month in Dubai.
13 October 2015

Opening with Moeen Ali is risky - Michael Atherton

Former England captain Michael Atherton is of the view that England will be taking a huge chance by opting to open with Moeen Ali in the upcoming Test matches against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.
12 October 2015

Mr Predictor - Will Pakistan spin England to defeat again? Cricket World TV

We look ahead to the Pakistan-England series in the United Arab Emirates as well as three other series either starting this week or already underway in our latest Mr Predictor show.
12 October 2015

Cricket Betting: England expected to struggle

England are outsiders to beat Pakistan in the UAE with William Hill offering 11/4 on a series victory. England are 9/4 to win the first Test, whilst it is 11/4 that Joe Root is England’s top run-scorer.
12 October 2015

New-look England look to erase old memories - first Test preview

In England's year of seemingly endless Test cricket, they move from the green, lush comforts of home to the arid and searing heat of the United Arab Emirates for a three Test match series against Pakistan.
12 October 2015

England gear up to erase previous UAE debacle - series preview

The last time England were in the United Arab Emirates they were ground to dust. Now they face the same adversary from Pakistan who are brimming with the confidence from a rare away series win against Sri Lanka under their belt.
12 October 2015

We are not weaker than 2012 side - James Anderson

England pace spearhead James Anderson has refuted Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq's view that the visitors are a weaker side compared to the squad which took part in the 2012 Test series.
12 October 2015

Adil Rashid will make huge impact - Joe Root

England batsman Joe Root asserted that leg-spinner Adil Rashid will be a key performer in the upcoming series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.
11 October 2015

Off The Mark - How it began for...Sir Ian Botham - Cricket World TV

Sir Ian Botham recalls how his cricketing career began with his parents making sacrifices to get him to games all around Somerset, and eventually his "fun trip" would see him travel all over the world.
10 October 2015

Trevor Bayliss hints Moeen Ali at opening position

England coach Trevor Bayliss admitted that Moeen Ali will be the preferred player to partner Alastair Cook at the top of the order in the upcoming three-match Test series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.
10 October 2015

Taylor, Bell hit fifties as England rattled by Hamza's four-wicket haul

James Taylor and Ian Bell hit fifties as left-arm pacer Mir Hamza rattled England with a four wicket-haul in the second practice game in Sharjah.
9 October 2015

Shane Warne eager to work with Adil Rashid

Australian great Shane Warne has expressed his willingness to mentor England leg-spinner Adil Rashid whenever he gets an opportunity.
9 October 2015

The importance of winning warm-up matches

It has become harder than ever for Test teams to win away from home. Excluding Tests involving Bangladesh and Zimbabwe, the 2010s have seen only a 50 per cent win ratio for teams away from home.
9 October 2015

I have staked a claim for my inclusion - Steven Finn

England fast bowler Steven Finn has asserted that he has made a strong case for his selection for the Pakistan Tests after taking a four-wicket haul in the second practice game against Pakistan A in Sharjah.
9 October 2015

Pakistan will have a tough challenge against England - Azhar Mahmood

Former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood feels that Pakistan will face a tough contest against England in the upcoming three-match Test series in the United Arab Emirates.
9 October 2015