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England overwhelm South Africa in World Cup opener

30 May 2019, 8:46 PM

England made a confident start to their Cricket World Cup campaign as they crushed South Africa by 104 runs in the tournament opener at The Oval on Thursday.

India's Captain, Virat Kohli

Kohli’s “mic drop” gesture adds to the spectacle, says Root

2 August 2018, 2:59 PM

England captain Joe Root took Virat Kohli’s “mic drop” gesture in good spirit and said the India skipper’s mocking imitation of him had added to the spectacle of test cricket.

Adil Rashid

Spinner Rashid recalled to England squad for first test against India

26 July 2018, 3:22 PM

Adil Rashid has been recalled to the England squad for the first test against India, despite the leg-spinner saying he wanted to focus on limited-overs cricket.

Double ton in sight as Cook grinds England into lead

28 December 2017, 7:22 AM

Alastair Cook neared a double century as he profited on his second drop by Steve Smith to guide England to a 33-run innings lead on day three of the fourth Ashes Test on Thursday.

Moeen a doubt for second Ashes test, says Root

1 December 2017, 6:36 AM

England all-rounder Moeen Ali is a doubt for the second Ashes test against Australia as he struggles to recover from a cut on his index finger, captain Joe Root said on Friday. Moeen, whose bowling was affected by the cut during England’s 10-wicket defeat at the Gabba, would probably be retained as a batsman at […]



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