England Cricket

The rare talent of trouble-prone Stokes

Ben Stokes has long been thought of as key to England's chances of success during the upcoming Ashes tour of Australia, and that view has only hardened since his place was put in jeopardy by...

May 28, 2017
May 28, 2017

Stokes still 'affected' by knee injury

England all-rounder Ben Stokes concedes his troublesome knee is affecting his bowling following his match-winning hundred against South Africa in Southampton.

May 25, 2017
May 25, 2017

Morgan plays down Stokes fears

England captain Eoin Morgan plays down injury concerns for all-rounder Ben Stokes, who left field with a sore knee during Wednesday's comprehensive victory over South Africa.

May 23, 2017
May 23, 2017

Stokes happy to choose Eng

Ben Stokes has no qualms about having to miss the IPL final with Rising Pune Supergiant, saying England duties will always take precedence over domestic competitions.

May 20, 2017
May 20, 2017

Anderson concern for England

England are sweating over the fitness of James Anderson after the veteran seamer pulled up with injury mid-delivery during Lancashire's County Championship clash with Yorkshire.

May 20, 2017
May 20, 2017

Players won't face pay dispute: Woakes

England all-rounder Chris Woakes on Thursday said they are paid very well and that he does not foresee English cricket being hit by the kind of pay dispute threatening this year's Ashes series.

May 10, 2017
May 10, 2017

Bairstow an unlikely starter: Morgan

England wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow's impressive knock against Ireland is unlikely to earn him a Champions Trophy starting spot as the one-day side will stick with its regular batting...

April 27, 2017
April 27, 2017

‘We're prepared for Aussie pace rampage’

Joe Root knows just how damaging a rampaging Australian pace attack can be having experienced first-hand the devastation wreaked on England by Mitchell Johnson and Ryan Harris during his maiden...

April 21, 2017
April 21, 2017

Dale Steyn to face England Lions

England Lions are set for a clash with Dale Steyn later this summer after his surprise inclusion in one of the South Africa A squads due to arrive in the coming weeks.

April 4, 2017
April 4, 2017

‘Relationship with Root will be absolutely fine’

Alastair Cook is confident his relationship with newly appointed Test captain Joe Root will be "absolutely fine" and the former England skipper has assured his successor he will get all...

March 31, 2017
March 31, 2017

‘New T20 tournament will not harm county game’

The new Twenty20 tournament being planned by the England and Wales Cricket Board will not hurt the existing 18 counties, England's limited overs captain Eoin Morgan has said.