England

Broad, Plunkett Rock Sri Lanka

Stuart Broad took a hat-trick and Liam Plunkett five wickets as England dominated the opening day of the second Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley.
20 June 2014

ECB To Boost Support Of European Cricket

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has announced an increased in the funding it will give to ICC Europe, its Associate and Affiliate members.
18 June 2014

Comment - Why Is Carberry Being Left Out?

Bimal Mirwani asks why the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) have continued to snub Michael Carberry after the Ashes series in Australia.
18 June 2014

England Fined For Slow Over-Rate

England have been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during the drawn opening Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's.
17 June 2014

Predicting The Next 10 Years In Cricket

What makes sport so beautiful is it’s air of unpredictability and the beauty with cricket is that it’s very unpredictable, writes Ayyaz Malik.
17 June 2014

England Unchanged, Sri Lanka Call For Cover

England have named an unchanged 12-man squad for the second Test against Sri Lanka, who have called up Kithruwan Vithanage to replace injured wicket-keeper Prasanna Jayawardene.
16 June 2014

Sri Lanka Hang On For Draw

Sri Lanka held off a hard-charging England in a dramatic final session of the first Test at Lord's to claim a draw.
16 June 2014

Ballance Century Leaves Test Nicely Poised

An intriguing final day of the first Test between England and Sri Lanka lies in store at Lord's after Gary Ballance hurried to an unbeaten century to put England 389 runs ahead at stumps.
15 June 2014

Comment - Compton Should Be England's Number Three

Ever since England lost Jonathan Trott there has been an ongoing headache over who should take over the number three spot. Bimal Mirwani argues Nick Compton's case for a recall.
15 June 2014

Sangakkara Sparkles In Strong Reply

Kumar Sangakkara scored a Test century at Lord's for the first time as Sri Lanka avoided the follow-on and closed day three of the first game against England on 415 for seven.
14 June 2014

Runs Flow, Root Hits Double

Joe Root scored his maiden Test double-century as runs flowed freely on day two of the first Test between England and Sri Lanka at Lord's.
13 June 2014

Video - Root On 'Special' Lord's Century

England batsman Joe Root says his unbeaten century on day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's was a special one.
12 June 2014

Analysis - Does Ballance Unbalance England?

Gary Ballance drew much criticism during the first day's play at Lord's against Sri Lanka. Jack Vittles wonders whether any of it was deserved given he is batting out of position.
12 June 2014

Root Leads England Recovery

Joe Root celebrated his return to the England side with an unbeaten century to lead the home side's recovery from a poor start to day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's.
12 June 2014

Audio - The Slog Sweep, Ireland's Weekly Cricket Show - Episode Five

Episode five of 'The Slog Sweep', Ireland's weekly cricket podcast, features an interview with Angus Fraser, who reveals he would have liked to see an Irishman playing in the ongoing Lord's Test.
12 June 2014

Sir Ian Botham Talks Trading, Charity, Cricket & Football

Sir Ian Botham - cricketer, fund-raiser, commentator and now city trader? In 1981, Beefy claims his innings at Headingley stopped the stock markets trading but now he is having a go himself to raise money for charity.
11 June 2014

England-Sri Lanka Lord's Test Preview

Ahead of England's first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's, here is our statistics-based preview as both sides look to get off to a winning start at the home of cricket.
11 June 2014

Video - Swann Backs England To Beat Sri Lanka...And Win FIFA World Cup

Watch as Graeme Swann answers a series of questions ahead of England's Test series against Sri Lanka and the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
10 June 2014

Bell, Edwards Win England Awards

Ian Bell and Charlotte Edwards were named as England's Cricketers Of The Year at a ceremony held at Lord's last night (9th June).
10 June 2014

Sri Lanka-England Dates Confirmed

England will head to Sri Lanka and play seven One-Day Internationals between 29th November and 16th December after the full fixtures were confirmed by Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC).
6 June 2014

 
 
 
 

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