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

Finn, Rashid rout Pakistan A despite Akmal's fifty

Steven Finn and Adil Rashid shared seven wickets between them as England ran through Pakistan A in the second tour game in Sharjah despite Adnan Akmal’s unbeaten fifty.
8 October 2015

Opening combination yet to be finalised - Paul Farbrace

England assistant coach Paul Farbrace stated that a decision on Alastair Cook's opening partner will be taken after the ongoing second practice match against Pakistan A in Sharjah.
8 October 2015

Hot Spot - Pakistan v England series preview - Cricket World TV

Join Rob Johnston and John Pennington as they preview England's upcoming three-match Test series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.
7 October 2015

Pakistan series will be tough for England - Alec Stewart

Former England captain Alec Stewart opined that England will face a tough battle against Pakistan in their upcoming three-match Test series which begins on 13th October in Abu Dhabi.
7 October 2015

Four areas of improvement for England

We focus on the four areas which England needs to improve ahead of their upcoming tour against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.
6 October 2015

Moeen Ali gets three as Ahmed, Alam keep England at bay

Moeen Ali picked up three wickets as Iftikhar Ahmed and Fawad Alam hit half-centuries to help Pakistan A keep England at bay on the second and final day of the first tour game in Sharjah.
6 October 2015

Bairstow top scores as England batsmen face trial by spin

Jonny Bairstow top scored with an unbeaten knock of 66 runs as England batsmen faced 50 overs of spin bowling in the tour game against Pakistan A in Sharjah.
5 October 2015

Bayliss has always backed me - Adil Rashid

England leg-spinner Adil Rashid asserted that having the backing of the head coach Trevor Bayliss is a huge confidence booster for him ahead of the series against Pakistan in United Arab Emirates.
4 October 2015

Delighted to be back in England squad - James Taylor

Nottinghamshire batsman James Taylor is ecstatic to be back in the England Test squad to face Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates after a gap of more than three years.
4 October 2015

Alastair Cook ready for hard grind against Pakistan

England captain Alastair Cook expressed his readiness for a grueling contest when his side will take on Pakistan in the three-match Test series in the United Arab Emirates later this month.
3 October 2015

Off The Mark - How it began for...John Lever - Cricket World TV

John Lever tells us that his interest in the game was sparked by legends such as Ted Dexter and Ken Barrington before he became part of a successful Essex team between 1967 and 1989.
3 October 2015

Not thinking of a 3-0 win against England - Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq asserted that recreating the 3-0 victory in 2012 against England was not on their agenda when the two sides meet again in the United Arab Emirates in October.
3 October 2015

England will do well in the UAE - Kevin Pietersen

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen is confident that the current team will perform well when they tour the United Arab Emirates to face Pakistan in October and November.
30 September 2015

Alastair Cook aims to carry forward Ashes momentum

England Test captain Alastair Cook is aiming to carry forward the momentum his side has gained from an incredible victory in the 2015 Ashes when they take on Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.
29 September 2015

Rewind To...Sir Viv Richards on beating England in 1976 - Cricket World TV

Take a look back into our archives watch and this clip of West Indian legend Sir Viv Richards telling us how he and his side motivated themselves to beat England in 1976.
28 September 2015

Coaching restructure for England Women

Paul Shaw is to step aside from his position as Head of England Women's Performance as part of an England and Wales Cricket Board coaching restructure.
28 September 2015

Former England fast bowler Frank Tyson passes away

Former England fast bowler, Frank Tyson, who is considered as one of the quickest pacers in the game, has passed away in Australia at the age of 85.
27 September 2015