Alastair Cook's World Cup captaincy in doubt
Alastair Cook's World Cup captaincy in doubt

Alastair Cook`s role as England captain for next year`s World Cup was cast into doubt when head coach Peter Moores said his position would be reviewed after the team`s current one-day series in Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka vs England: Alastair Cook suspended for one ODI after 2nd over-rate offence
Sri Lanka vs England: Alastair Cook suspended for one ODI after 2nd over-rate offence

Captain Alastair Cook has been suspended for one ODI and fined 20 per cent of his match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate during England's five-wicket victory against Sri Lanka in the third ODI in Hambantota on Wednesday.

Brendan Rodgers wants Steven Gerrard to extend Liverpool stay
Brendan Rodgers wants Steven Gerrard to extend Liverpool stay

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said on Saturday he wants long-serving captain Steven Gerrard to remain at the club beyond the end of the current season.

Euro 2016 qualifying: England labour to victory, Costa breaks Spain drought
Euro 2016 qualifying: England labour to victory, Costa breaks Spain drought

Wayne Rooney scored his 43rd international goal as England beat Estonia 1-0 to preserve their perfect Euro 2016 qualifying record on Sunday while Chelsea striker Diego Costa finally opened his Spain account.

New captain Wayne Rooney yearns for England glory
New captain Wayne Rooney yearns for England glory

As he prepares to lead England as captain against Norway on Wednesday, Wayne Rooney says he will not consider his tenure a success unless it sees him lift a trophy.

Alastair Cook turns on `friend` Graeme Swann
Alastair Cook turns on `friend` Graeme Swann

With friends like Graeme Swann, England captain Alastair Cook may feel he has no need of any enemies.

Wife convinced Alastair Cook to stay on as England skipper

Alastair Cook said support from his wife, Alice, had persuaded him to stay on as England captain after leading the side to a come-from-behind Test series win over India.

Alastair Cook contemplated resignation last month: Paul Downton

Alastair Cook has succeeded in pulling England out of Ashes defeat depression with two massive victories over India but the England captain was mulling putting in his papers during the Sri Lanka series, it has been revealed.

MCC says sorry after Pietersen spots pitch `mistake` at Lord`s

Marylebone Cricket Club apologised after exiled England batsman Kevin Pietersen spotted a member of the Lord`s groundstaff dragging his feet across the pitch in the ongoing second Test with India on Saturday.

Nasser Hussain questions English bowling on green pitch

Former England captain Nasser Hussain questioned Alastair Cook`s seamers on what he thought was "one of the best day one pitches for bowling" in the second Test, on the opening day, against India at Lord`s.

Flintoff warms-up with club treble

Andrew Flintoff prepared for his anticipated Lancashire comeback by taking three wickets for his old club side on Saturday.

Buttler service impresses Cook

England captain Alastair Cook said Jos Buttler didn`t deserve to be on the losing side after his stunning century so nearly led to a remarkable win over Sri Lanka.

Scholes wrong about Rooney: Gerrard

England captain Steven Gerrard on Thursday dismissed Paul Scholes`s claim that his former Manchester United team-mate Wayne Rooney may already be past his best.

Matt Prior concern a worry for Cook

Alastair Cook`s focus may be on the ongoing one-day series with Sri Lanka but the fitness of wicketkeeper Matt Prior ahead of the Test matches with the tourists is a concern for the England captain.

Alastair Cook `incredibly worried` by fixing row

England captain Alastair Cook revealed his growing concern regarding the prevalence of spot-fixing within cricket today, as fresh evidence of corruption came to light.

ICC fines Broad for criticising match officials

England captain Stuart Broad was Sunday fined 15 percent of his match fee by the International Cricket Council (ICC) after pleading guilty to a Level 1 charge of publicly criticising match officials following his team`s Group 1 encounter against New Zealand.

Stuart Broad to miss remaining West Indies tour due to knee injury

England Twenty20 captain Stuart Broad admitted Sunday that he will sit out the rest of the West Indies tour to rest a knee injury.

England need to adjust to new conditions quickly: Broad

England captain Stuart Broad says the key to his side`s success in the upcoming Twenty20 Series against West Indies, will be how well they adjust to new conditions in Barbados.

Gerrard could play at Euro 2016: Hodgson

England manager Roy Hodgson has not given up hope of persuading captain Steven Gerrard to lead the team in their quest to qualify for the 2016 European Championship.

No way back for Terry says England manager

Former England captain John Terry will not be brought of international retirement to play at this year`s World Cup finals in Brazil, manager Roy Hodgson said on Wednesday.