03 Sep
England take lead on Day 2 after Pope 81

Buoyed by half-centuries from Ollie Pope and Chris Woakes, England took a 99-run first-innings lead on the second day of the fourth Test at the Oval. While the sun shined and the pitch flattened out, the hosts’ final five wickets brought an extraordinary 228 runs, with Pope top-scoring on his home ground with a well-made […]

02 Sep
India collapse for 191 on Day 1 at the Oval

It was an eventful day 1 of the 4th Test between India and England, with plenty of assistance for the seamers as 13 wickets fell across both sides. After losing the toss and opting to bowl, England dismissed India for 191 thanks to excellent contributions from Chris Woakes (4-55) and Ollie Robinson (3-38). The Indian […]

01 Sep
England vs India 4th Test Preview

The Test series between England and India is tantalisingly poised ahead of the final two games at the Oval and Old Trafford. Both sides head back down to London with one victory apiece and given the see-saw nature of the first three Tests, it’s difficult to predict which team will come out on top in […]

Eden Park Auckland Getty Images 11 Mar
Cricket news round-up – March 11: 2021 Women’s World Cup full schedule announced

India Legends won their second match in the Road Safety World Series. ICC announced the full schedule of the 2021 Women's World Cup to be hosted by New Zealand.

Joe Root England New Zealand 02 Dec
2nd Test, New Zealand vs England Day 5 preview: Onus on Williamson, Taylor to save Test

New Zealand 375 (Latham 105, Mitchell 73; Broad 4/73, Woakes 3/83) and 96/2 (Williamson 37*; Woakes 1/8) trail England 476 Root 226, Burns 101; Wagner 5/124) by 5 runs.

Steven Smith England Australia Ashes Lord's 18 Aug
Ashes 2019 2nd Test, England vs Australia Day 5 preview: Australia slightly ahead after an injured Smith

Stumps, Day 4: England 258 (Burns 53, Bairstow 52; Hazlewood 3/58, Cummins 3/61, Lyon 3/68) and 96/4 (Burns 29, Denly 26; Cummins 2/16, Siddle 2/19) lead Australia 250 (Smith 92, Khawaja 36; Broad 4/64, Woakes 3/61) by 104 runs.

England Australia Ashes Lord's 16 Aug
Ashes 2019 2nd Test, England vs Australia Day 3 preview: Early wickets in the day may decide Test

Stumps, Day 2: England 258 (Burns 53, Bairstow 52; Hazlewood 3/58) lead Australia 30/1 by 28 runs.