Sri Lanka unlikely to repeat 2014 heroics - First Test Preview

As a busy international schedule commences at Headingley following the ICC World T20 tournament, here is our preview of the first Test between England and Sri Lanka.
18 May 2016

James Vince eagerly waiting for Test debut

England batsman James Vince, who was named in the 12-man squad for the first Test against Sri Lanka is excited and eagerly waiting to make his debut in the longer format of the game.
17 May 2016

Joe Root heaps praise on Alastair Cook

England batsman Joe Root has lauded his captain Alastair Cook for his cricketing achievements with the 31-year-old currently on the verge of reaching 10,000 Test runs.
17 May 2016

Pakistan Cricket Board optimistic about obtaining UK visa for Mohammad Amir

The Pakistan Cricket Board is positive about successfully obtaining a visa for fast bowler Mohammad Amir which would allow them to select him to tour England later this year.
17 May 2016

Joe Root claims hat-trick at the England team awards dinner

England batsman Joe Root has swept the honours at the England team awards dinner including the cricketer of the year award in the Test and the limited overs formats.
17 May 2016

Sarah Taylor takes indefinite break from cricket

England Women's team wicket-keeper batsman Sarah Taylor is set to take an indefinite break from the game due to personal reasons.
16 May 2016

Moeen Ali hoping to feature in Big Bash League

England all-rounder Moeen Ali said that he will love to play in Australia’s premier Twenty20 competition, the Big Bash League provided a team is interested to sign him up.
16 May 2016

Dale Steyn is the best bowler of our generation - Stuart Broad

England pacer Stuart Broad has termed South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn as the best bowler of this generation.
15 May 2016

Trevor Bayliss advised me to use frustration as a motivation - Steven Finn

England seamer Steven Finn expressed that he is eager to use the frustration of missing out on the ICC World Twenty20 as a motivation according to the advice of Trevor Bayliss.
15 May 2016

Alex Hales, Nick Compton receive support from Joe Root

England batsman Joe Root feels that Alex Hales and Nick Compton will be eager to prove their critics wrong by putting up good performances with the bat in the upcoming series against Sri Lanka.
13 May 2016

Jake Ball, James Vince earn maiden England Test call ups

England selectors have picked James Vince and Jake Ball in the 12-ball squad named for the first Test against Sri Lanka which will begin on 19th May in Leeds.
12 May 2016

England's Charlotte Edwards retires from international cricket

The captain of the England Women’s team Charlotte Edwards has announced her decision to retire from international cricket drawing to a close a career that spanned nearly 20 years.
11 May 2016

Incessant rain washes out day three as Sri Lanka tour match ends in draw

Incessant rain at the County Ground in Chelmsford forced the abandonment of the third and final day’s play between Sri Lankans and Essex, ending the tour match as a draw.
10 May 2016

England Women to tour West Indies in October

The West Indies Cricket Board has confirmed that they will host the England Women’s team for a five-match One-Day International series during a two-week period in October.
10 May 2016

ECB announce North v South series in UAE with an eye on 2019 World Cup

The England and Wales Cricket Board has announced a three-match domestic North v South series to be played in March 2017 in the United Arab Emirates with an eye on the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
9 May 2016

James Anderson hails Alastair Cook's captaincy

England pace spearhead James Anderson has praised Alastair Cook for leading the Test team from the front and is confident that the 31-year-old will do a great job in the upcoming international season.
9 May 2016

Joe Root signs new contract with Yorkshire

England vice-captain Joe Root has extended his contract with Yorkshire by signing a new 42 months deal which extends till December 2019.
8 May 2016

Angelo Mathews wary of points based system for England tour

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews has said that he was personally apprehensive about the points based system which is all set to be implemented for their tour of England.
7 May 2016

Darren Gough tips Yorkshire for County Championship hat-trick

Former England pace spearhead Darren Gough is backing Yorkshire to win a third consecutive County Championship Division One title later this summer, but expects them to be be pushed hard by their rivals.
5 May 2016

Alastair Cook inks two-year deal with Essex

England Test skipper Alastair Cook has extended his association with Essex by signing a new two-year deal with the club that he made his first-class debut for in 2003.
5 May 2016