06 Jun
England hold on for a draw on day 5 after Sibley’s unbeaten half-century

The first test between England and New Zealand ended with a whimper on day five on a docile Lord’s pitch which offered very little to the bowlers in terms of lateral movement and was also tough to score on. New Zealand started the day with some excitement in the search for quick runs with nightwatchman […]

04 Jun
Conway brings up double century as England fight back on Day 2

Devon Conway continued to create history at the home of cricket and after getting his name on the Lord’s honour board on day 1, Conway went on to score an impressive 200 for the Kiwis on day 2. Conway’s double century alongside contributions from Henry Nicholls and Neil Wagner pushed New Zealand to a total […]

England captain Joe Root celebrates reaching his 100 during Day Three of the Third Test match between the West Indies and England 06 Feb
Root scores double-century on Day 2 of India Test

England and Joe Root continued their dominance on Day 2 of the 1st Test match in Chennai. The England captain scored a stunning 218 to become the first opposition player to score a double hundred in India since Brendon McCullum all the way back in 2010. Root has continued his fine form from the Sri […]

Joe Root England 05 Feb
Joe Root scores a century in his 100th Test Match for England

Joe Root continues his fine form in 2021 with a stunning century on Day 1 of the first test against India in Chennai. Root shared a 200 run partnership with Dom Sibley (87 of 286) to lead England to 263-3 at stumps. After scoring 228 and 186 in the two tests in Sri Lanka, Root […]

Sourav Ganguly India 15 Mar
Cricket news round-up – March 15: BCCI to wait and watch before making IPL schedule

BCCI decides to wait and watch, Aus-NZ ODIs cancelled, and relief for Joe Root.

Virat Kohli Rohit Sharma India 20 Jan
Cricket news round-up – January 20: India claim series 2-1, England in command at Port Elizabeth

India won the ODI series against Australia. England dominated throughout at Port Elizabeth. India and Pakistan began their Under-19 World Cup campaign with big wins.

Stuart Broad England Australia Ashes 2019 19 Jan
South Africa vs England 3rd Test Day 5 preview: England need 4 wickets, South Africa need rain

Stumps, Day 4: England 499/9 decl. (Pope 135*, Stokes 120; Maharaj 5/180) lead South Africa 209 (de Kock 63; Bess 5/51, Broad 3/30) and 102/6 (du Plessis 36; Root 4/31) by 188 runs.

Dwayne Bravo West Indies 14 Jan
Cricket news round-up – January 14: West Indies recall Dwayne Bravo after three years

West Indies have included Dwayne Bravo in their squad; Root missed nets ahead of the Port Elizabeth Test; and the Royals will play the Challengers in Qualifier 2 of the BPL, the winner among whom will face the Tigers in the final.

Kagiso Rabada India South Africa 02 Jan
South Africa vs England, 2nd Test, Cape Town: Preview, likely XIs, prediction

South Africa began their new era with a bang, but England will hope to poop the party in Cape Town.

Australia Test Pakistan 03 Dec
Cricket news round-up – December 2: Anjali Chand creates world record; Australia, New Zealand clinch series

Anjali Chand registered the best T20I figures; Australia whitewashed Pakistan; Root put England in a strong position at Hamilton; and India announced their squad for the Under-19 World Cup.