England

England book semi-final berth with 87-run win over New Zealand

A collective bowling effort led by Jake Ball and Liam Plunkett helped England restrict New Zealand to 223 runs in a chase of 311 to win the sixth game of the ICC Champions Trophy in Cardiff by 87 runs and thereby becoming the first team to reach to the semi-finals.
7 June 2017

Teams look to seize initiative in Cardiff - England v New Zealand - Match Preview

New Zealand will take on host England in what will be an intriguing Champions Trophy encounter in Cardiff on Tuesday with weather permitting.
6 June 2017

Chris Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy

As a big blow to England's ongoing Champions Trophy campaign, all-rounder Chris Woakes has been ruled out of the tournament after suffering a calf injury during the recently concluded encounter against Bangladesh at The Oval.
2 June 2017

England concerned by Chris Woakes' side strain

England skipper Eoin Morgan admitted that he is concerned by the side strain to all-rounder Chirs Woakes following their eight-wicket victory against Bangladesh in the ICC Champions Trophy opener at The Oval on Thursday.
2 June 2017

Root, Hales get England off to a winning start in Champions Trophy opener

Tamim Iqbal's century went in vain for Bangladesh as England chased down 306 runs in 47.2 overs with eight wickets in hand riding on an unbeaten 133 from Joe Root and a fluent 95-run knock from Alex Hales to begin their ICC Champions Trophy campaign with a win at Kennington Oval.
1 June 2017

Andrew Strauss believes IPL will benefit England cricketers

England director of cricket Andrew Strauss believes the experience of playing in the Indian Premier League will only help his team's players perform better at international level.
1 June 2017

Two most improved teams seek winning start - England v Bangladesh - Match Preview

The Champions Trophy 2017 will get underway on Thursday with hosts England taking on Bangladesh at Kennington Oval.
1 June 2017

Kagiso Rabada rises to pole position in ICC Rankings

South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada will head into the ICC Champions Trophy as the number one ranked bowler following his performance in the third One-Day International against England at Lord's.
31 May 2017

Rabada, Parnell set up convincing victory for South Africa at Lord's

Kagiso Rabada and Wayne Parnell shared seven wickets as they rocketed the England top order and bowled them out for 153 runs following which Hashim Amla scored a fifty to help South Africa complete the chase in 28.5 overs with seven wickets in hand in the third and final One-Day International at Lord's.
29 May 2017

England hold off Morris, Miller blitz to seal thrilling two-run victory

Mark Wood bowled a brilliant final over where he conceded just four runs as England managed to overcome late onslaught from David Miller and Chris Morris to win the second One-Day International against South Africa in Southampton by two runs and thereby claiming the series 2-0.
28 May 2017

England to play four warm-up games during their Ashes tour

Cricket Australia has confirmed the venues for the tour games to be played by England during their five-Test Ashes tour down under later this year.
25 May 2017

Morgan, Moeen lead England to convincing win

Eoin Morgan scored a blistering century while Moeen Ali notched up a quick 77 and picked two wickets as England claimed a 1-0 lead in the series following their 72-run victory in the first One-Day International against South Africa in Headingley.
25 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - England look to wipe out scar from 2015 World Cup

England will be among of the front-runners to clinch the ICC Champions Trophy this year after vastly improving their outfit in the limited overs format under skipper Eoin Morgan.
24 May 2017

Sarah Taylor returns to England Women's World Cup squad

Experienced duo Sarah Taylor and Heather Knight have been named in the 15-member England Women squad that will feature in the upcoming World Cup campaign to be played next month.
23 May 2017

England narrow down gap against Australia in ICC Test Rankings

International Cricket Council has released the latest Test Rankings following the annual update which sees the Ashes rivals separated by just one point.
19 May 2017

New Perth Stadium misses out on Ashes

Cricket Australia has confirmed that third Ashes Test between Australia and England has been shifted to WACA after the new Perth Stadium has failed in its timeline to be ready for hosting the encounter.
10 May 2017

All-round England beat Ireland at Lord's to wrap up series 2-0

After a late flourish from Jonny Bairstow helped England post 328 for six, three wicket hauls from Joe Root and Liam Plunkett helped the hosts dismiss Ireland for 243 runs in the chase to win the second One-Day International at Lord's by 83 runs and wrap up the series 2-0.
8 May 2017

Root, Rashid help England to an easy seven wicket win over Ireland

Adil Rashid picked his maiden five-wicket haul to curtail Ireland at 126 as Alex Hales' brisk 55 along with Joe Root's unbeaten 49 helped England cruise to a comfortable seven wicket win over Ireland in Bristol on Friday.
5 May 2017

Jason Roy not to return to IPL after Ireland series

England opening batsman Jason Roy will not be heading back to India to complete his Indian Premier League commitments following the two-match One-Day International series against Ireland at home.
4 May 2017

New T20 competition gets approved by ECB members

The new Twenty20 competition proposed by England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is all set to roll out from 2020 after it had received the backing from majority of its members.
27 April 2017