ICC World Cup: Anthem row adds to Eoin Morgan`s woes
ICC World Cup: Anthem row adds to Eoin Morgan`s woes

As if England captain Eoin Morgan did not have enough to worry about leading his stumbling side at the World Cup, he has become caught up in a row over his failure to sing the national anthem.

Cricket World Cup: England can still make last eight, says Eoin Morgan
Cricket World Cup: England can still make last eight, says Eoin Morgan

England captain Eoin Morgan insisted he was still confident of reaching the World Cup quarter-finals, despite Sunday`s "hard to take" nine-wicket loss against Sri Lanka.

No need for panic, says England captain Eoin Morgan
No need for panic, says England captain Eoin Morgan

The England captain Eoin Morgan insisted there was no reason to panic even after his team suffered a second humiliating loss at the World Cup on Friday.

Mark Ramprakash, Brendon McCullum back `tough bloke` Eoin Morgan to recover
Mark Ramprakash, Brendon McCullum back `tough bloke` Eoin Morgan to recover

England`s batting coach Mark Ramprakash insisted on Thursday Eoin Morgan`s strength of character will see the struggling captain come good at the World Cup.

Eoin Morgan defiant over IPL role
Eoin Morgan defiant over IPL role

England`s out-of-form captain Eoin Morgan found himself defending his involvement in the Indian Premier League after it emerged he would miss a one-day international in order to play in the lucrative Twenty20 event.

Australia vs England: Eoin Morgan sinks in Mitchell Marsh swamp
Australia vs England: Eoin Morgan sinks in Mitchell Marsh swamp

England captain Eoin Morgan`s desperate run of poor form continued when he was out for his fourth duck in five innings during his side`s World Cup opener against Australia in Melbourne on Saturday.

ODI tri-series: Early wickets cost us match against Australia, say Eoin Morgan
ODI tri-series: Early wickets cost us match against Australia, say Eoin Morgan

Quite pleased with his personal form but devastated by the team's loss, England cricket captain Eoin Morgan on Saturday blamed the defeat against Australia in the ODI tri-series opener on the top-order collapse triggered by pacer Mitchell Starc.

Downcast Alastair Cook takes to the oche after World Cup snub
Downcast Alastair Cook takes to the oche after World Cup snub

 Alastair Cook tried to take his mind off his shock World Cup snub as the deposed England captain stepped onto the oche at the World Darts Championships on Monday.

Alastair Cook set to be axed as England`s World Cup captain: Reports
Alastair Cook set to be axed as England`s World Cup captain: Reports

Alastair Cook is set to be dismissed as captain of England`s one-day team ahead of the World Cup after the opener`s miserable run of form, according to reports on Friday.

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.