England

England stretch lead to 216 runs after Alastair Cook half-century

Alastair Cook's determined half-century helped England post 119 for one at stumps on day three, thereby stretching their lead to 216 runs on day three of the first Test against South Africa at Lord's.
9 July 2017

South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada suspended for second Test

South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada has been handed a one match suspension after he was proven guilty of using "inappropriate language" during the first innings of the ongoing Test against England.
8 July 2017

Broad, Ali dent South Africa on day two

Moeen Ali and Stuart Broad struck two times apiece as England managed to restrict South Africa to 214 for five after posting 458 in their first innings on day two of the first Test at Lord's.
8 July 2017

Joe Root marathon knock of 184 revives England hopes

Joe Root had a memorable debut to his captaincy as he amassed an unbeaten 184 run knock to help England post 357 for five at stumps on day one of the first Test against South Africa at Lord's.
7 July 2017

Taylor, Beaumont record stand flatten South Africa

Sarah Taylor and Tammy Beaumont shared a record breaking stand of 275 runs as England registered their third consecutive victory in the ICC Women's World Cup after defeating South Africa by 68 runs in Bristol.
6 July 2017

Andrew Flintoff to be part of Sky Cricket panel for Natwest T20 Blast

Sky Sports have confirmed former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff as a part of their cricket commentary team this summer as county cricket gets underway.
5 July 2017

Focus on Root, Elgar as Test series kicks-off - Preview

After a long limited overs season, the attention now turns to the longer format with England and South Africa locking horns with each other at Lord's from Thursday.
5 July 2017

England v South Africa, First Test - Statistical Preview

As the first Test between England and South Africa is about to get underway on Thursday at Lord's, we take a look at few of the key statistics ahead of the encounter.
5 July 2017

Faf du Plessis to miss first Test against England at Lord's

Cricket South Africa on Monday has confirmed that skipper Faf du Plessis will miss the upcoming first Test against England at Lord's to remain with his wife following the difficult birth of their first child.
4 July 2017

Taylor, Knight stars in England's dominant win over Sri Lanka

Sarah Taylor and Heather Knight scored 74 and 82 runs respectively as England went on to chase 205 runs in 30.2 overs with seven wickets in hand against Sri Lanka in the ninth match of ICC Women's World Cup in Taunton.
3 July 2017

Tom Westley scores an unbeaten century in drawn tour game

Tom Wesley scored an unbeaten century for England Lions as the tour game against South Africa ended in a draw after the hosts declared their first innings at 266 for four in Worcester on the final day.
2 July 2017

Ballance recalled for first Test against South Africa

England have announced a 12-man squad for the upcoming first Test against South Africa that begins on 6th July at Lord's.
2 July 2017

ECB announces five-year deal broadcasting deal with Sky Sports, BBC

England and Wales Cricket Board has announced a five-year broadcasting deal for international and domestic cricket with BBC and Sky Sports on Friday.
1 July 2017

South Africa race to 382 for four in tour game against Lions

Four batsmen scored half centuries for South Africa as they raced to 382 for four at stumps on day two in the tour game against England Lions in Worcester.
1 July 2017

Rain restricts action on day one after England Lions opt to field first

The first day of the tour game between England Lions and South Africa in Worcester was hampered by rain with only 20 overs of play possible in which the visitors managed 58 for one.
30 June 2017

Dean Elgar looking forward for captaincy responsibility

South Africa opening batsman Dean Elgar is excited to lead his team in the upcoming three-day tour game against England Lions that kicks-off on Thursday at County Ground in Worcester.
29 June 2017

Knight, Sciver centuries lead England to dominant win in rain affected game

Heather Knight and Natalie Sciver scored centuries to lay the platform for England's mammoth total of 377 for seven following which Pakistan could manage only 107 for three in the 29.2 overs of play possible in the second innings as the hosts bounced back to register a 107 run victory by Duckworth-Lewis in the fifth match of ICC Women's World Cup at Grace Road.
27 June 2017

Kuhn, Markram in South Africa Test squad for England series

South Africa have included three uncapped players in the squad to take on England in the upcoming Test series that will be played between 6th July and 8th August.
26 June 2017

AB de Villiers to decide on his future in August

South Africa captain AB de Villiers stated that he will decide on his future in August after having a discussion with Cricket South Africa.
26 June 2017

Stuart Broad hopeful of featuring in first Test against South Africa

England pace bowler Stuart Broad is desperately hoping to be fit in time for the first Test against South Africa that kicks-off at Lord's on 6th July.
26 June 2017