ECB hands 19 women central contracts

The England and Wales Cricket Board has awarded 19 women central contracts for the 2016-17 period with Fran Wilson earning her first such contract.
15 December 2015

Steven Finn to join England squad ahead of first Test

England's Test campaign in South Africa has received a shot in the arm with the return of fast bowler Steven Finn, who is set to join the squad ahead of the first match in Durban.
15 December 2015

Mark Footitt ready for Test chance

England fast bowler Mark Footitt says that he is completely ready to take up his chance in Test cricket in the upcoming series against South Africa.
14 December 2015

England to decide on number three spot after practice matches

The England team management will decide on who takes up the number three spot in the batting line up after the completion of the practice matches ahead of the Test series against South Africa.
13 December 2015

Peter Moores wants Gary Ballance back at number three

Former England coach Peter Moores wants Gary Ballance to be batting at the number three position in the upcoming Test series against South Africa.
12 December 2015

Expecting Steven Finn to return soon - Alastair Cook

England captain Alastair Cook is expecting the injured pace bowler Steven Finn to return to action at some stage during their upcoming tour of South Africa which kicks off on 26th December.
10 December 2015

South Africa drop Vilas, Tahir for Tests against England

The South African selectors on Thursday announced a 13-man squad for the first two Tests against England which begins on 26th December in Durban.
10 December 2015

BBC snub is sad for England Cricket - Joe Root

England batsman Joe Root feels that the lack of cricketers among the nominees for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards is a sad development.
9 December 2015

Daniel Vettori impressed by Stephen Parry

Former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori was impressed with left-arm orthodox spinner Stephen Parry after a coaching stint with the spinners on the England Performance Programme in Dubai.
5 December 2015

England Visually Impaired team set for Australia tour

The England and Wales Cricket Board have marked International Day of Persons with Disabilities (3rd December) by confirming that the England Visually Impaired team will tour Australia in January.
3 December 2015

Mohammad Zahid calls Pakistan limited overs performance 'horrific'

Former Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Zahid has termed the performance of the national team in the limited overs internationals as "horrific" after the recent losses to England.
3 December 2015

From big hitting to quick pitting

England cricketers Joe Root, Eoin Morgan and Jos Buttler took the chance to become a Formula One pit crew for a day at the Yas Marina Circuit last week ahead of the Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
2 December 2015

Hot Spot - Pakistan v England tour review

After England completed a 3-0 Twenty20 International series win over Pakistan, we review the Tests, One-Day Internationals as well as the T20s with Rob Johnston joining John Pennington.
2 December 2015

Waqar Younis calls for serious analysis after eye-opening defeat

Pakistan coach Waqar Younis termed his team's 3-0 defeat in the Twenty20 International series against England as an "eye opener" and has called for a deep introspection into the performance.
2 December 2015

England-Pakistan Women's series dates confirmed

England Women will host their Pakistani counterparts for three One-Day and three Twenty20 Internationals between 20th June and 7th July 2016.
1 December 2015

Jordan seals dramatic Super Over victory for England

Chris Jordan delivered a dramatic one-over eliminator victory for England in the third Twenty20 International against Pakistan in Sharjah to complete a 3-0 whitewash despite a fighting knock of 75 from Shoaib Malik.
30 November 2015

James Vince wants to play in all formats for England

England batsman James Vince, who made an impressive debut in the ongoing Twenty20 International series against Pakistan, has expressed his desire to represent England in all formats of the game.
29 November 2015

Mushtaq Ahmed urges Pakistan to improve fitness

Pakistan bowling coach Mushtaq Ahmed has urged his players to improve their fitness levels and fielding skills to become a better team ahead of the 2016 World Twenty20.
29 November 2015

Hard work has paid off - Liam Plunkett

England fast bowler Liam Plunkett feels that his hard work over the last few weeks has finally paid off after a man of the match performance in the second Twenty20 International against Pakistan in Dubai.
28 November 2015

England overcome Afridi blast to wrap up series

England snatched a three-run victory against Pakistan in the second Twenty20 International in Dubai, overcoming a terrific all-round display from Shahid Afridi to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.
27 November 2015