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Inspired Pandya puts England under pressure

19th August 2018, 19:46

India grabbed control of the third Test after Hardik Pandya blew England away with five wickets in 29 balls on day two at Trent Bridge.

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Seamer Johnson announces retirement

19th August 2018, 13:38

Former Australia seam bowler Mitchell Johnson has announced he has retired from cricket at the age of 36.

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Anderson's late strike redresses balance in Nottingham

18th August 2018, 18:56

England's James Anderson took a wicket late on as India reached 307-6 at stumps on day one of the third Test at Trent Bridge.

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Derbyshire seal Ervine loan swoop

18th August 2018, 13:23

Zimbabwean all-rounder Sean Ervine has joined Derbyshire on an initial 28-day loan from Championship rivals Hampshire.

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Engald recall Stokes for third India Test

17th August 2018, 15:48

Ben Stokes has been handed a recall by England in place of Sam Curran for the third Test against India at Trent Bridge on Saturday.

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Durham confirm Bancroft deal

17th August 2018, 09:16

Durham have announced they have signed Australia batsman Cameron Bancroft as their overseas star for 2019.

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India happy to face Stokes

17th August 2018, 08:22

India coach Ravi Shastri says he hopes England pick all-rounder Ben Stokes for the third Test at Trent Bridge this weekend.

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Shastri plays down Kohli's fitness issues

16th August 2018, 19:37

India coach Ravi Shastri insists Virat Kohli's fitness continues to improve each day ahead of the third Test against England.

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Vaughan wants tempered Stokes reception

16th August 2018, 16:58

Ex-England captain Michael Vaughan says Ben Stokes “does not deserve” a warm reception if he plays in in the third Test against India.

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Yorkshire land Warwickshire spinner

16th August 2018, 12:39

Yorkshire have added to their bowling options by signing Warwickshire spinner Josh Poysden on a three-year deal.

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Notts confirm Brathwaite capture

15th August 2018, 19:06

Nottinghamshire have announced they have signed opener Kraigg Brathwaite for the rest of the County Championship campaign.

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Stead lands Kiwi post

15th August 2018, 11:14

New Zealand have confirmed former batsman Gary Stead as their new head coach who will replace Mike Hesson in leading the Kiwis.

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Vaughan calls for no more Stokes bans

15th August 2018, 06:49

Ben Stokes has suffered enough and should be allowed to get on with his England career, former England captain Michael Vaughan says.

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De Villiers has 'no regrets' over retirement

14th August 2018, 18:12

AB de Villiers claims he has "no regrets" about retiring from professional cricket in May due to the "unbearable" pressure it entails.

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Stokes found not guilty and has Trent Bridge chance

14th August 2018, 15:21

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been added to the squad for the third Test with India after being found not guilty of affray.

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Anderson tipped to play until 40

13th August 2018, 19:19

England coach Trevor Bayliss believes pace bowler James Anderson is not done yet and could play into his 40s.

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Lewis delighted to bring in batsman

13th August 2018, 15:37

Durham head coach Jon Lewis admits it was a "no-brainer" to bring in Yorkshire's former limited-overs captain Alex Lees.

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Ambrose lands new Warks deal

13th August 2018, 12:23

Warwickshire wicketkeeper Tim Ambrose has signed a new one-year deal to tie him to the club until the end of next season.

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England too good for India in second Test

12th August 2018, 19:15

England stormed to a superb victory over a struggling India side at Lord's to win the second Test on the fourth day.

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Morris staying until 2019

12th August 2018, 13:19

Worcestershire's Charlie Morris says he is looking forward to getting on with his cricket after signing a new deal with the county.

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Century hero Woakes gives England big lead

11th August 2018, 18:43

Chris Woakes hit his maiden Test century to help England reach 357-6 against India on day three of the second Test at Lord's.

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Plunkett's Yorkshire stay ended early

11th August 2018, 17:21

Liam Plunkett has picked up a hip injury and the issue is expected to bring his Yorkshire career to a premature end.

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Anderson in charge as India crumble

10th August 2018, 20:22

James Anderson tormented India, taking 5-20, as England bowled them out for 107 on a rain-hit second day of the second Test.

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Lancashire leapfrog Yorkshire with much-needed win

10th August 2018, 11:19

Lancashire leapfrogged their Roses rivals and into third place in the North Group with their second T20 win over Yorkshire this year.

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Yorkshire sign Bresnan to extension

9th August 2018, 14:49

Tim Bresnan says he's very happy to have resolved his future at Yorkshire having signed a two-year extension after protracted talks.

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Lakmal seals Sri Lanka success

9th August 2018, 10:45

Fast bowler Suranga Lakmal starred as Sri Lanka beat South Africa in a dramatic ODI in Kandy.

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Root backs Pope to rise to Test challenge

8th August 2018, 17:21

England captain Joe Root is confident Ollie Pope can shine on the Test stage when he makes his debut against India this week.

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Notts deal off for de Kock

8th August 2018, 13:06

Mike Newell says Nottinghamshire have been left scratching around for an overseas stars after Quinton de Kock's withdrawal.

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Anderson on Kohli rivalry

8th August 2018, 12:49

England bowler Jimmy Anderson says his rivalry with India skipper Virat Kohli is a good-natured one.

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Warwickshire challenge excites Norwell

7th August 2018, 17:15

Liam Norwell says he is excited to embark on a new challenge with Warwickshire after penning a three-year deal.

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Kohli hailed by Bayliss

7th August 2018, 08:29

England head coach Trevor Bayliss claims if Virat Kohli is not the best batsman in the world right now, he is "very close".

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Aussie batsman commits to New Road deal

6th August 2018, 15:59

Worcestershire have signed Australia batsman Callum Ferguson up for 2019 after his impressive batting displays at New Road.

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Players need to step up - coach

6th August 2018, 11:09

England are going to need two or three players to step up and fill in for Ben Stokes, according to coach Trevor Bayliss.

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Stokes trial won’t distract England – Bayliss

5th August 2018, 18:55

England coach Trevor Bayliss says Ben Stokes’ upcoming trial for affray will not distract the squad for the rest of the Test series.

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Malan axed as Pope is called up

5th August 2018, 13:23

England have named uncapped batsman Ollie Pope in the second to face India in the second Test, with Dawid Malan axed.

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Root - Curran and Stokes similar

4th August 2018, 20:03

Joe Root has drawn similarities between Sam Curran and Ben Stokes following England's win against India in the first Test at Edgbaston.

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England beat India in thrilling first Test

4th August 2018, 13:16

England beat India by 31 runs in what was a thrilling first Test at Edgbaston.

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Hazlewood wants leadership position

4th August 2018, 11:20

Josh Hazlewood says he would welcome a leadership role within the current Australian Test set-up.

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Watt joins Lancashire for remainder of the season

3rd August 2018, 12:44

Lancashire have secured the services of Scotland international bowler Mark Watt until the end of the season.

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Skipper Kohli keeps India's hopes alive

2nd August 2018, 19:40

Virat Kohli managed an impressive knock of 149 to ensure India remain in contention in the first Test against England.

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Hussey makes India Test series chance claim

2nd August 2018, 15:32

India will have their best chance to win a Test Series in Australia this winter, according to former player Michael Hussey.

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England hang on at Edgbaston

1st August 2018, 18:58

England's middle order struggled on day one of the first Test with India but they managed to close play on 285-9.

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Pakistan invitation dismissed by Kiwis

1st August 2018, 15:45

New Zealand Cricket have cited security concerns as the key factor why they won't accept a request to tour Pakistan.

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No added pressure for Kohli

31st July 2018, 17:27

India captain Virat Kohli has no personal agenda in England and just wants to score as many runs as possible for his team.

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England go with Rashid

31st July 2018, 14:23

England have selected Adil Rashid and all-rounder Sam Curran for the opening Test match against India this week.

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Cook has his say on Rashid row

31st July 2018, 11:25

The row over the selection of Yorkshire's Adil Rashid continues to overshadow England's build up to their 1000th Test match.

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Cook feels sorry for Rashid after spinner's controversial selection

30th July 2018, 19:11

England batsman Alastair Cook says he has sympathy for Adil Rashid as the controversy over his selection to face India rumbles on.

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Broad ready for challenge

30th July 2018, 14:20

Stuart Broad admits his and England team-mate James Anderson's physical condition will be monitored over the India series.