Whoever wins UK vote, `sea change` coming in Scotland
Whoever wins UK vote, `sea change` coming in Scotland

Scottish nationalists are on course to make historic gains in Thursday`s general election and win unprecedented influence in Westminster, ironically energised by their defeat in last year`s independence referendum.

West Indies beat England by five wickets in 3rd Test
West Indies beat England by five wickets in 3rd Test

West Indies defied the odds and a wearing pitch to complete a series-levelling five-wicket victory over England on the third day of the third and final Test on Sunday.

James Anderson takes six before England collapse
James Anderson takes six before England collapse

James Anderson wrecked the West Indies but England were tottering at 39 for five in their second innings, a lead of 107 runs, on the second day of the third and final Test on Saturday.

Wood, Rashid added to England squad for Ireland clash
Wood, Rashid added to England squad for Ireland clash

Durham pace bowler Mark Wood and Yorkshire leg-spinner Adil Rashid have been named in England`s squad for next week`s one-day international against Ireland in Dublin.

England captain Alastair Cook ends long wait for test ton
England captain Alastair Cook ends long wait for test ton

England captain Alastair Cook made his first test century in almost two years but lost his wicket in the final over of the day as the tourists ended the first day of the third test against West Indies on 240 for seven.

England very likely to see record-breaking warm years
England very likely to see record-breaking warm years

A team of researchers has shown that the chances of England experiencing record-breaking warm years, such as the one seen in 2014, are at least 13 times higher now as a result of anthropogenic climate change.

Ben Stokes is fitness doubt for England
Ben Stokes is fitness doubt for England

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has a back problem and may miss the third and final test against West Indies in Bridgetown, Barbados starting on Friday.

In-form Australia too good for England, says Steve Smith
In-form Australia too good for England, says Steve Smith

Australia have a huge hunger for an Ashes triumph in England, according to all rounder Shane Watson, while batsman Steve Smith believes this year`s series will not even be close if the tourists play to their potential.

Jason Holder's inclusion in Windies XI to be decided later
Jason Holder's inclusion in Windies XI to be decided later

A late decision will be made on seamer Jason Holder’s fitness for the crucial third and final Test against England, starting here on Friday.

James Taylor in line to lead new-look England against Ireland
James Taylor in line to lead new-look England against Ireland

James Taylor could find himself captain of a much-changed England one-day side when the squad to play Ireland is announced on Tuesday.

Harry Kane named best young player after stellar year
Harry Kane named best young player after stellar year

It took Harry Kane four years to become an overnight sensation at Tottenham Hotspur in a season that began on the bench but is ending with a Young Player of the Year award as a full England international.

Justin Rose wins weather-hit tournament in New Orleans
Justin Rose wins weather-hit tournament in New Orleans

England`s Justin Rose held off a string of challengers with a clutch birdie-birdie finish to win his seventh PGA Tour title by one shot at the weather-disrupted Zurich Classic of New Orleans in Avondale, Louisiana on Sunday.

Denesh Ramdin confident Jason Holder will recover for Barbados test
Denesh Ramdin confident Jason Holder will recover for Barbados test

West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin said he was hopeful that all-rounder Jason Holder will be fit for the third and final test against England in Barbados on Friday.

Alastair Cook hails outstanding James Anderson after England victory
Alastair Cook hails outstanding James Anderson after England victory

England captain Alastair Cook gave the credit for Saturday`s second-test win over West Indies to James Anderson after the seam bowler`s blistering spell in the morning transformed the game.

2nd Test: England cruise to nine-wicket triumph
2nd Test: England cruise to nine-wicket triumph

England ended a wait of two-and-a-half years and 10 matches for Test success away from home with a nine-wicket win over the West Indies in the second Test on Saturday.

England cruising towards second Test win against West Indies

England were cruising to victory at 65 for one at tea in pursuit of a modest target of 143 on the final day of the second Test against the West Indies on Saturday.

James Anderson gives England scent of victory
James Anderson gives England scent of victory

James Anderson featured in all six dismissals as the West Indies crashed to 286 for eight at lunch on the final day of the second Test against England at the National Cricket Stadium on Saturday.

2nd Test, Day 4:  Kraigg​ Brathwaite ton frustrates England
2nd Test, Day 4: Kraigg​ Brathwaite ton frustrates England

 Kraigg Brathwaite`s unbeaten 101 anchored a determined West Indies second innings as the home side reached 202 for two at stumps on the fourth day of the second Test against England on Friday.

Why Kevin Pietersen should be reinstated into England's Test team

Why Kevin Pietersen should be reinstated into England's Test team