Stuart Broad's performance in the ongoing Test series against South Africa has reaped benefits as he has been named as the replacement for the injured Liam Plunkett in the England One-Day International squad.
Stuart Broad has become the first England bowler to claim the top spot in the International Cricket Council Test bowler rankings since 2004 after taking eight wickets in the third Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.
Newly appointed South African Test captain AB de Villiers has been named as the Cricket World Player of the year 2015 - as voted by you - while Joe Root, Mitchell Starc, Jos Buttler are among other winners.
England fast bowler Stuart Broad reckons that England can take heart from the fact that they were able to pick up four wickets on a flat pitch in the first day of the first Test match against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi.
England fast bowler Stuart Broad took his landmark 300th Test wicket in a career-best spell in which he took eight wickets for just 15 runs against Australia, on the first day of the fourth Ashes game at Trent Bridge.