1st ODI: Revenge-seeking England take on Sri Lanka
1st ODI: Revenge-seeking England take on Sri Lanka

England will look to settle scores against Sri Lanka after their bad-tempered clash earlier this year when the two sides meet in a pre-World Cup one-day series from tomorrow.

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews wants settled side for England series
Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews wants settled side for England series

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews wants a settled side to face England in their limited-overs series starting next week, and avoid the wholesale changes that resulted in a woeful tour to India in which his team lost all five of its matches.

Alastair Cook seeks revenge in Sri Lanka
Alastair Cook seeks revenge in Sri Lanka

England captain Alastair Cook Thursday vowed to try and win a seven-match series in a tit-for-tat revenge against Sri Lanka ahead of next year`s World Cup.

India consolidates its No. 1 ranking in ICC ODI list
India consolidates its No. 1 ranking in ICC ODI list

World champions India have consolidated their top rank on the ICC ODI Team Rankings after sweeping the series against Sri Lanka, which concluded in Ranchi on Sunday.

ODI winter primes England for World Cup success, says Alastair Cook
ODI winter primes England for World Cup success, says Alastair Cook

England captain Alastair Cook believes a diet of nothing but one-day cricket this winter and the return of a number of rested key players will give England their best chance to win the World Cup.

England have put Kevin Pietersen row behind them: Alastair Cook
England have put Kevin Pietersen row behind them: Alastair Cook

England captain Alastair Cook insisted Friday the controversy over Kevin Pietersen`s autobiography was well and truly in the past for his side ahead of their one-day international series in Sri Lanka.

James Anderson out of England`s Sri Lanka tour
James Anderson out of England`s Sri Lanka tour

England spearhead seamer James Anderson has been ruled out of the forthcoming one-day series in Sri Lanka because of a knee injury, it was announced Tuesday.

Kevin Pietersen's England career definitely over, says James Anderson
Kevin Pietersen's England career definitely over, says James Anderson

Jimmy Anderson has reportedly said that Kevin Pietersen's England career is definitely over.

Gooch rubbishes KP allegations about Flower, Prior
Gooch rubbishes KP allegations about Flower, Prior

Former England captain Graham Gooch has rubbished Kevin Pietersen's views in his controversial autobiography about former coach Andy Flower and wicketkeeper Matt Prior and also urged England players led by Alastair Cook to break their silence on the issue in a broader manner.

KP's explosion – truth behind the turmoil in English cricket?

What is a player supposed to do, when despite being the highest scorer for his country in all formats of the game, he is sacked by his board, citing reasons, which are yet to be known? What is a player supposed to do, when his own team-mates create a parody account on Twitter by his name?

Cook says Pietersen book has `tarnished` England
Cook says Pietersen book has `tarnished` England

England captain Alastair Cook said Saturday that one of the team`s most successful spells had been "tarnished" by Kevin Pietersen`s controversial autobiography.

Alastair Cook says Kevin Pietersen book has `tarnished` England

England captain Alastair Cook said Saturday that one of the team`s most successful spells had been "tarnished" by Kevin Pietersen`s controversial autobiography.

Alastair Cook says Kevin Pietersen's book has 'tarnished' English cricket
Alastair Cook says Kevin Pietersen's book has 'tarnished' English cricket

Denying Kevin Pietersen's claims that a bullying culture had flourished in the England dressing room in recent years, captain Alastair Cook says the maverick cricketer's controversial autobiography has "tarnished" one of the most successful eras for the national team.

Strauss laments 'madness' of Pietersen fall-out
Strauss laments 'madness' of Pietersen fall-out

Andrew Strauss has said English cricket could be damaged by the "madness" surrounding the publication of Kevin Pietersen's autobiography.

Michael Vaughan slams ECB's 'charges' against Kevin Pietersen
Michael Vaughan slams ECB's 'charges' against Kevin Pietersen

Michael Vaughan ridiculed a leaked England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) report into Kevin Pietersen's alleged misbehaviour during the Ashes whitewash in Australia as the fall-out from the controversial autobiography of England's all-time leading run-scorer showed no sign of stopping.

Document surfaces outlining Kevin Pietersen`s misbehaviour
Document surfaces outlining Kevin Pietersen`s misbehaviour

Kevin Pietersen`s monopoly of the airwaves and printed media regarding his claims of bullying in the England cricket team`s dressingroom ended abruptly on Tuesday with the leaking of an email outlining his poor behaviour on last year`s disastrous Ashes series in Australia.

I was naive, stupid but not a villain: Kevin Pietersen
I was naive, stupid but not a villain: Kevin Pietersen

 His anger at the English cricket administration and the then coach Andy Flower notwithstanding, Kevin Pietersen says he hasn't been too wise himself even though he is far from being the "villain" that he was made out to be before being sacked.

Realised South Africa was my 'first and real home': Kevin Pietersen
Realised South Africa was my 'first and real home': Kevin Pietersen

Ousted England batsman Kevin Pietersen has said that he realised that South Africa was his first and real home, as he hit out at the horrendous bullying of some his former teammates and accused ex-coach Andy Flower of ruling by fear.

James Anderson says England always had faith in Alastair Cook
James Anderson says England always had faith in Alastair Cook

England's players were convinced Alastair Cook was always going to captain them at next year's World Cup, senior paceman James Anderson said.

Alastair Cook to lead England at ICC World Cup 2015
Alastair Cook to lead England at ICC World Cup 2015

England captain Alastair Cook will lead the side at next year`s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand after being named Wednesday as skipper for an upcoming one-day international series in Sri Lanka on Wednesday, national selector James Whitaker confirmed.