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Anderson tips England to dominate 2019 World Cup

13th December 2018, 16:30

Bowler James Anderson has claimed England will have to "screw up" to not win the 2019 World Cup.


India duo ruled out of second Test

13th December 2018, 10:03

Injury has ruled India pair Ravichandran Ashwin and Rohit Sharma out of this week's second Test against Australia.


Bohannon and Jones pen new Lancashire deals

12th December 2018, 15:48

Lancashire have handed new two-year deal extensions to keep Josh Bohannon and Rob Jones on board until the end of the 2020 season.


Langer has fingers crossed for quick Perth pitch

12th December 2018, 15:47

Australia coach Justin Langer hopes the new Perth Stadium has a fast pitch when it hosts the second Test with India on Friday.


New Sussex deal for Evans

11th December 2018, 14:24

Batsman Laurie Evans has penned a new deal with Sussex that extends his stay at the club until after 2019.


Giles holds high Rhodes expectations

11th December 2018, 09:13

Warwickshire director of sport Ashley Giles has hailed the progress Will Rhodes has made and expects to see more from him in 2019.


ICC ban Dananjaya over bowling action

10th December 2018, 17:04

Sri Lanka's Akila Dananjaya has been banned from international cricket by the International Cricket Council over an illegal action.


No Test changes for England

10th December 2018, 16:22

England will go with the same squad for the three-match Test series against the West Indies starting in January.


India skipper delighted with Adelaide win

10th December 2018, 14:59

India captain Virat Kohli says it is a "great feeling" to have ended a 10-year winless run in Australia by taking the first Test.


Chase says Windies can turn series around

9th December 2018, 19:33

Roston Chase feels the West Indies can salvage their ODI series with Bangladesh despite losing the opening game by five wickets.


Root hopeful of improvement

9th December 2018, 17:35

England captain Joe Root says his upcoming stint in the Big Bash will hopefully help him grow as a player.


Lyon backs duo to salvage first Test

9th December 2018, 11:09

Australia bowler Nathan Lyon has backed Shaun March and Travis Head to salvage the first Test against India.


Low expectations for returning Shakib and Tamim

8th December 2018, 17:12

Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza does not want the public to expect too much from returning duo Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal.


India gain Adelaide advantage

8th December 2018, 16:40

India produced a gritty batting performance on day three as they took control of the first Test against Australia in Adelaide.


Hampshire tie trio down to new deals

7th December 2018, 18:10

Hampshire have confirmed Tom Alsop, Joe Weatherley and Brad Wheal have committed to new contracts.


Maxwell agrees Lancashire move

7th December 2018, 14:46

Australian star Glenn Maxwell says he's "hugely excited" to sign for Lancashire where he will play in all three formats in 2019.


Head leads fightback for Aussies

7th December 2018, 14:03

Australia are 59 runs behind India after finishing day two of the first Test on 191-7 as Travis Head fired an unbeaten half-century.


Surrey star heading to Australia

6th December 2018, 14:24

Melbourne Stars have added England fast bowler Liam Plunkett to their roster for the Big Bash this winter.


Australia enjoy opening day against India

6th December 2018, 13:00

India find themselves on the back foot in the first Test against Australia after finishing day one in Adelaide on 250-9.


Pakistan on top as Azhar and Asad hit tons

5th December 2018, 16:21

Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq hit centuries to give Pakistan the edge at stumps on day three of the third Test with New Zealand.


Windies warned by Hope

5th December 2018, 15:57

Bangladesh quick bowlers are something to worry about ahead of the ODI tour, according to West Indies batsman Shai Hope.


Pakistan three down after slow day in Abu Dhabi

4th December 2018, 16:24

Pakistan were 139-3 at close of play in reply to New Zealand's 274 all out after two days of a slow-moving third Test in Abu Dhabi.


Moeen frustrated by batting order move

4th December 2018, 13:46

After moving up and down the order, Moeen Ali says it was frustrating not knowing where he was going to bat for England.


Pakistan in charge despite Williamson effort

3rd December 2018, 19:08

Kane Williamson starred for New Zealand as they reached 229-7 at stumps on day one of the third Test with Pakistan.


Kiwi all-rounder signs for Derbyshire

3rd December 2018, 17:51

All-rounder Logan van Beek has joined Derbyshire as their overseas player for the entire 2019 campaign.


New deal for Sussex ace

3rd December 2018, 15:41

Sussex have extended South African all-rounder David Wiese's contract at the club to beyond next season.


Adelaide surface will suit pace bowlers – Head

2nd December 2018, 17:52

Australia batsman Travis Head says the conditions in Adelaide for the first Test against India will suit the fast bowlers.


Series whitewash and innings win joy for Shakib

2nd December 2018, 16:24

Captain Shakib Al Hasan said Bangladesh's innings win against West Indies for a 2-0 Test series whitewash is "something special".


Hales on song in Arabians win

1st December 2018, 19:18

England star Alex Hales broke the T10 League record for the highest individual score during Maratha Arabians' win over Bengal Tigers.


Triple ton joy for forgotten Aussie

1st December 2018, 15:04

Matt Renshaw smashed a record 345 in grade cricket on Saturday in response to being left out of the Australia Test team.


Archer faces choices over BB or England

1st December 2018, 14:00

Jofra Archer has decisions to make regarding playing in the Big Bash, with World Cup selection for England now a possibility.


Archer gets clearance for England

30th November 2018, 14:43

Sussex star Jofra Archer is on course to make his debut for England next season and will be pushing for a World Cup place.


Worcestershire confirm new first-team coach

30th November 2018, 12:16

T20 Blast winners Worcestershire have appointed Alex Gidman as their new first-team coach.


Bopara extends stay at Essex

29th November 2018, 11:30

Ravi Bopara has signed a new one-year deal to keep the former England man at Essex until the end of 2019.


Foakes cool over England place

29th November 2018, 02:41

Ben Foakes says he will stay focused on his own game and not worry about the competition to be England's Test wicketkeeper.


Eddings gets Australia job

28th November 2018, 13:33

Cricket Australia have confirmed Earl Eddings as their next permanent chairman following David Peever's resignation.


Bayliss salutes Stokes return

28th November 2018, 00:26

England head coach Trevor Bayliss has praised Ben Stokes and says he has learnt a lesson following his off-field issues last year.


Yasir takes 14 wickets as Pakistan thrash New Zealand

27th November 2018, 14:07

Yasir Shah took 14 wickets in the match as Pakistan beat New Zealand by an innings and 16 runs in the second Test.


Bairstow backed to succeed

27th November 2018, 13:59

Ian Bell has backed Jonny Bairstow to succeed at three for England but has warned him there will be some low scores.


Yasir puts Pakistan in control

27th November 2018, 00:21

Ross Taylor paid tribute to Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah after he blitzed through the New Zealand order in the second Test.


England skipper delighted after series whitewash

26th November 2018, 12:15

Captain Joe Root was delighted after England completed a series whitewash over Sri Lanka with a 42-run success in the third Test.


India level T20 series with Aussies

26th November 2018, 00:51

India skipper Virat Kohli says a drawn Twenty20 series with Australia is a fair reflection as they battled back in the second match.


Connor rejects links with Strauss' former role

25th November 2018, 13:53

Clare Connor says she has no plans to apply to become Andrew Strauss' successor as ECB director of England cricket.


England close in on third Test victory

25th November 2018, 13:31

England are close to sealing a series whitewash in Sri Lanka after the hosts reached stumps on 53-4 on day three of the third Test.


Spin attack delights Rashid

24th November 2018, 14:26

Adil Rashid says he is loving England's three-spin attack that has worked so well in the current Test series in Sri Lanka.


Rashid puts Sri Lanka in a spin

24th November 2018, 13:07

Sri Lanka were bowled out for 240 as Adil Rashid put England in control of the third Test with his second five-wicket Test haul.


Century proved people wrong - Bairstow

23rd November 2018, 17:50

Jonny Bairstow feels he proved a point after making a brilliant century on day one of the third Test against Sri Lanka.


Bairstow leads the way before England stutter

23rd November 2018, 12:28

Jonny Barstow looks to have secured his position at number three for England with a century in the third Test against Sri Lanka.


Bairstow still has keeper hopes

22nd November 2018, 11:09

Jonny Bairstow has not given up hope of reclaiming the England wicketkeeper role from Ben Foakes in the future.


Series sweep would put England among greats - Root

22nd November 2018, 08:52

Joe Root says winning 3-0 in Sri Lanka would put England alongside two of the top-ranked touring teams in recent history.