England A side to tour UAE next year: PCB
England A side to tour UAE next year: PCB

The ECB has confirmed to the Pakistan Cricket Board that it is willing to send an England Lions team next year to the United Arab Emirates.

Jonathon Trott feeling `really good` on cricket return post 2013-14 Ashes exit
Jonathon Trott feeling `really good` on cricket return post 2013-14 Ashes exit

Playing his first game for an England side since leaving the 2013-14 Ashes tour with 'stress-related illness', England Lions skipper Jonathon Trott hit 79 off 127 deliveries as the domestic side drew their opening tour game against a Gauteng Invitation XI in Soweto, South Africa.

Jonathan Trott fails in first tour match
Jonathan Trott fails in first tour match

Jonathan Trott returned to the crease on an overseas tour but lasted only 20 minutes as he scored just six before being dismissed playing for the England Lions against a Gauteng Invitation XI in Soweto on Monday. 

Jonathan Trott bids to revive test career on South Africa tour
Jonathan Trott bids to revive test career on South Africa tour

Former England batsman Jonathan Trott will continue to try to revive his test career on his first overseas tour since leaving the Ashes in Australia with stress issues just over a year ago.

Jonathan Trott handed England Lions captaincy
Jonathan Trott handed England Lions captaincy

Jonathan Trott will captain the second-string England Lions in South Africa next month as he makes his international comeback, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Saturday.

Jonathan Trott eyes England return after Lions call-up
Jonathan Trott eyes England return after Lions call-up

Batsman Jonathan Trott said on Tuesday that he was hoping to earn an England recall after being named in the England Lions squad for their 2015 tour of South Africa.

Jonathan Trott gets England Lions call-up
Jonathan Trott gets England Lions call-up

Batsman Jonathan Trott has been called up by the second-string England Lions for their 2015 tour of South Africa, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Tuesday.

Hamish Rutherford leads New Zealand A to triangular series win

Hamish Rutherford led New Zealand A to victory in the triangular one-day series with a seven-wicket win over England Lions on Tuesday.

Giles hints Stokes, Rankin may strengthen `return Ashes` claims

England`s limited overs coach Ashley Giles has reportedly hinted that bowler Boyd Rankin and all-rounder Ben Stokes may still strengthen their claims for a place in the squad for the return Ashes series with their performances in the one-day series defeat by Australia.

Watson says Oz batsmen not demoralised

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson, who was the acting captain of the Australian side in their two-day tour match against England Lions, said that he did not believe the batsmen will be further demoralised by another disappointing display in the non-first class fixture.

`Disgraced` Panesar omitted from England Lions squad against Oz

Disgraced England spinner Monty Panesar has reportedly been omitted from the England Lions squad to face Australia in a two-day match at Northampton this weekend following his urinating on two nightclub bouncers last week.

Young Root to captain England Lions against Kiwis

Upcoming England cricketer Joe Root has been chosen by the second string England Lions to captain their side against New Zealand on May 9.

Injury concerns for West Indies after loss to Lions

The West Indies suffered a crushing 10-wicket defeat against England Lions here Sunday, just four days ahead of their clash with World No.1 England in the opening Test at Lord`s.