28 Dec
Ruthless Australia on the verge of sealing series victory

England clawed their way back into the contest on day two at the MCG after an excellent spell from James Anderson, only for all that hope to extinguish in the final 12 overs of the day as the Australian quicks tore through the English top order with an unrelenting opening burst. The tourists restricted Australia […]

15 Dec
Australia vs England 2nd Test Preview

Following Australia’s comprehensive nine-wicket victory in the opening Ashes Test at the Gabba, the attention now turns to Adelaide for the first pink-ball Test of the series. Pat Cummins’ side dominated in Brisbane right from the first delivery that saw Mitchell Starc knock over Rory Burns, and the hosts will look to continue that momentum […]

14 Aug
Anderson 5-fer leads England fight back on Day 2

It was another absorbing day of cricket at Lord’s as England fought back hard on Day two of the 2nd Test thanks to some inspired bowling from James Anderson and another fluent innings from their captain Joe Root. India started the day with 400 firmly on the cards, but after two quick wickets in the […]

06 Aug
KL Rahul scores half-century on rain-filled 2nd Day

It was a topsy turvy day of Test match cricket on day two at Trent Bridge that unfortunately ended in a damp squib with rain washing out the final session. After bowling England out for 183 on day 1, India’s openers got off to the perfect start in the morning session with Rohit Sharma and […]

James Jimmy Anderson Lancashire England 09 Jan
Cricket news round-up – January 9: Injured James Anderson out of South Africa tour, Zimbabwe to host Sri Lanka for Test

James Anderson is out of South Africa tour due to a rib injury. Zimbabwe will host Sri Lanka for two-match Test series. Chris Green has been suspended from bowling for illegal action.

James Jimmy Anderson Lancashire England 06 Jan
South Africa vs England 2nd Test, Day 5 preview: Intriguing finish on the cards

Stumps, Day 4: England 269 (Ollie Pope 61*; Kagiso Rabada 3/68) and 391/8 Dec (Dom Sibley 133*, Ben Stokes 72, Joe Root 61; Anrich Nortje 3/61) lead South Africa 223 (Dean Elgar 88, Rassie van der Dussen 68; James Anderson 5/40) and 126/2 (Pieter Malan 63*, James Anderson 1/18) by 312 runs.

Keshav Maharaj India South Africa 03 Jan
South Africa vs England 2nd Test Day 2 preview: Onus on England seamers after Pope fifty

Stumps, Day 1: England 262/9 (Pope 56*, Stokes 47; Pretorius 2/26, Philander 2/46) vs South Africa.

Joe Root England 25 Dec
South Africa vs England, 1st Test, Centurion: Preview, predictions, likely XIs

South Africa will host England for 4 Tests. The first of these, a Boxing Day Test, will be played at Centurion.

Sri Lanka Pakistan 10 Oct
Cricket news round-up – October 10: Sri Lanka beat Pakistan to complete famous sweep

Sri Lanka embarrass Pakistan, Australia break another record, and Kohli has a suggestion for the World Test Championship.

Sri Lanka 12 Sep
Cricket news round-up – September 12: Sri Lanka tour of Pakistan in doubt after terror threat

PCB’s much-awaited series in doubt, Shastri dismissed talk of Kohli-Rohit rift, and Anderson blames England pitches for Ashes loss.