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Selector denies lack of respect

21st February 2019, 13:50

By allowing both Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler to miss the T20s, Ed Smith has denied undermining the international game.


Roy and Root star in England win

21st February 2019, 03:49

Centuries from Jason Roy and Joe Root helped England to victory over West Indies, as they completed their highest one-day run chase.


Southee steals the headlines after Sabbir century

20th February 2019, 17:19

Tim Southee took 6-65 as New Zealand completed a 3-0 whitewash of Bangladesh with an 88-run victory in the third ODI in Dunedin.


Windies series will be 'tough' for England - Morgan

20th February 2019, 14:46

England will face some tough conditions during their one-day international series in the West Indies, Eoin Morgan has warned the side.


Spinner eyes decent ODI run

19th February 2019, 11:32

Adil Rashid is looking forward to the ODI series with the West Indies and the leg-spinner wants to secure his England place.


Test call may come for Roy

19th February 2019, 11:17

Jason Roy has put his name forward as the man who could solve the England Test side's problems at the top of the order.


England comfortable in warm-up victory

18th February 2019, 16:55

England cruised to an easy 171-run victory over a University of West Indies Vice Chancellor's XI in the build-up to the ODI series.


Windies backed by Bishop

18th February 2019, 12:43

Former bowler Ian Bishop was pleased to see the Windies pick up a series win against England and now wants them to improve further.


Gayle announces plan to quit ODIs

17th February 2019, 18:25

West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has announced he will retire from one-day international cricket after the World Cup this summer.


Ireland beat the Netherlands in dramatic T20

17th February 2019, 14:00

Wicketkeeper Stuart Poynter struck a final-ball six as Ireland claimed a dramatic Twenty20 win over the Netherlands on Sunday.


Maxwell backs Stars to come back fighting

17th February 2019, 10:38

Glenn Maxwell has urged his Melbourne Stars teammates to learn from Sunday's Big Bash League final loss to Melbourne Renegades.


Farbrace to leave England post

16th February 2019, 17:56

England assistant coach Paul Farbrace has revealed he will leave his post to join Warwickshire as Sport Director.


Three additions to Windies' ODI squad

16th February 2019, 14:38

West Indies have added Carlos Brathwaite, Sheldon Cottrell and John Campbell to their squad for the first two one-day internationals.


Perera's heroics see Sri Lanka sneak home

16th February 2019, 13:45

Kusal Perera's unbeaten 153 helped Sri Lanka pull off an amazing one-wicket victory over South Africa in the first Test.


Steyn happy to be back

15th February 2019, 12:09

Dale Steyn says it is nice to be back amongst the wickets for South Africa and talking about records rather than injuries.


Ali confident of World Cup win

15th February 2019, 07:27

Moeen Ali has backed his team to win the World Cup this summer to prove they are the best-ever England one-day side.


Hazlewood expecting to make World Cup

14th February 2019, 09:43

Australia's Josh Hazlewood firmly believes he can overcome a stress fracture in his back in time to play in the World Cup.


Bayliss keeps Test door open for trio

14th February 2019, 07:54

England coach Trevor Bayliss says Jason Roy, James Vince and veteran Ian Bell could all come under consideration for the Test team.


Fernando stands out for Sri Lanka

13th February 2019, 17:34

Vishwa Fernando took an impressive 4-62 as he helped Sri Lanka dismiss South Africa for 235 on day one of the first Test.


ICC hit Gabriel with four-game ODI ban

13th February 2019, 16:39

The ICC have banned West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel for his side's first four one-day internationals against England.


Root takes positives from England win

13th February 2019, 11:01

England took a big step forward after bouncing back to win the third and final Test against West Indies, Joe Root believes.


England finally triumph

12th February 2019, 20:46

England beat the West Indies in the final Test by 232 runs but end the series with a 2-1 defeat.


Sixers hand Curran three-year deal

12th February 2019, 15:38

Surrey seam bowler Tom Curran has signed a three-year contract with Big Bash League outfit Sydney Sixers.


England in control after Root ton

12th February 2019, 02:49

England are in a strong position to push for victory against West Indies in the third Test thanks to an unbeaten century from Joe Root.


Paul pulls up with quad injury

11th February 2019, 18:29

West Indies all-rounder Keemo Paul was stretchered off with a quadriceps strain on day three of the third Test against England.


Afghan international agrees Middlesex switch

11th February 2019, 14:51

Middlesex have confirmed the signing of Afghanistan international Mujeeb ur Rahman for this season's Vitality Blast campaign.


Wood puts England in control with five-for

11th February 2019, 11:41

Mark Wood claimed his first five-wicket Test haul on day two against West Indies, and says he finally feels like an England player.


Black Caps claim T20 series success

10th February 2019, 18:17

New Zealand defeated India by four runs to win the third Twenty20 international and a claimed a 2-1 series success in the process.


Ponting backs Australia to shine

10th February 2019, 15:09

Australia's assistant coach Ricky Ponting is confident his team can win the World Cup once Steve Smith and David Warner return.


Vettori reveals Heat exit

9th February 2019, 16:23

Daniel Vettori will leave his post as coach of Big Bash side Brisbane Heat at the end of the current season.


Singh expects World Cup impact from Pant

9th February 2019, 14:05

Veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh believes Rishabh Pant can have a major impact for India at this summer's World Cup.


England drop Foakes as Jennings is recalled

8th February 2019, 18:35

Keaton Jennings has been recalled but wicket-keeper Ben Foakes has been dropped for England's final Test against West Indies.


Stewart delighted as Surrey duo sign new deals

8th February 2019, 17:16

Surrey have announced that captain Rory Burns and pace bowler Jade Dernbach have committed to multi-year contracts with the club.


South Africa add Mulder to squad

8th February 2019, 08:42

Wiaan Mulder has been called into the South African Test squad for the upcoming series with Sri Lanka after recovering from injury.


Northants unveil Holder

7th February 2019, 17:38

Northamptonshire have announced they have signed West Indies captain Jason Holder for the start of the county campaign.


Gayle back in Windies' ODI squad

7th February 2019, 15:42

West Indies have decided to bring batsman Chris Gayle back into their squad for the first two one-day internationals against England.


Williamson wants more of the same

7th February 2019, 11:19

After thrashing India in their first T20 by 80 runs, New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson wants more of the same on Friday.


Langer offers World Cup hope to suspended duo

6th February 2019, 17:25

Australia duo Steve Smith and David Warner have been offered hope of appearing at the 2019 World Cup by coach Justin Langer.


Denly targets Ashes spot

6th February 2019, 16:28

Joe Denly hopes to impress for England in the third Test against West Indies to put himself in Ashes contention.


Holder's ban rule needs changing - Windies chief

5th February 2019, 16:33

Cricket West Indies president Dave Cameron has slammed the decision to ban skipper Jason Holder from the third Test.


Pakistan to stick with Ahmed

5th February 2019, 12:28

Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed will continue in the role for this summer's World Cup despite recently picking up a ban.


Bravo sets sights on 100 Tests

4th February 2019, 19:08

Darren Bravo has set his sights on playing 100 Tests for the West Indies following his impressive return to the fold.


Smith and Warner tipped for Aussie return

4th February 2019, 16:48

Australia Test captain Tim Paine has tipped Steve Smith and David Warner to quickly return to the international fold.


Bayliss says England lack depth

3rd February 2019, 19:09

Head coach Trevor Bayliss says there are not enough batting options available for England after their West Indies nightmare.


Root expects England response

3rd February 2019, 15:45

England captain Joe Root says his side must "learn lessons" from their Test-series defeat to the West Indies in the Caribbean.


Windies claim series against hapless England

2nd February 2019, 21:17

England collapsed on day three of the second Test to lose by 10 wickets in Antigua and concede the series to West Indies.


Australia take charge of Second Test

2nd February 2019, 12:43

Australia reduced Sri Lanka to 123-3 in response to their first innings of 534-5 declared on day two of the second Test match.


Broad puts emphasis on England batsmen

2nd February 2019, 10:53

Stuart Broad says England will need a hero to emerge with the bat if they are to avoid defeat to the West Indies in Antigua.


Surrey tie down trio

1st February 2019, 14:20

Surrey have announced Sam Curran, Tom Curran and Ben Foakes have all signed new deals at the club ahead of the new season.


Dravid talks up India's chances

1st February 2019, 12:35

Rahul Dravid has talked up India's chances of winning the World Cup in England and says Virat Kohli’s men are among the favourites.