Peter Moores hits out at `number cruncher` image
Peter Moores hits out at `number cruncher` image

Former England coach Peter Moores has said his second spell in charge of the national side was blighted by a misguided perception that he was obsessed with statistics.

Sam Billings keen to make his mark at Old Trafford against New Zealand
Sam Billings keen to make his mark at Old Trafford against New Zealand

Manchester United fan Sam Billings will be looking to star for England against New Zealand at the `other` Old Trafford on Tuesday after turning his back on a possible football career.

Eoin Morgan enjoys England`s reversal of fortune
Eoin Morgan enjoys England`s reversal of fortune

England captain Eoin Morgan said his side were beginning to see the fruits of their one-day labours after sealing a dramatic 3-2 series win over New Zealand on Saturday.

England win 5th ODI against New Zealand, take series 3-2
England win 5th ODI against New Zealand, take series 3-2

 England beat New Zealand by three wickets on the Duckworth/Lewis Method to win the fifth one-day international at the Riverside on Saturday and so take the series 3-2.

Jos Buttler out of New Zealand T20 but on course for Ashes
Jos Buttler out of New Zealand T20 but on course for Ashes

England`s Jos Buttler has been ruled out of Tuesday`s lone Twenty20 international against New Zealand at Old Trafford with the hand injury that sidelined him from Saturday`s one-day series decider, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced via Twitter.

Jos Buttler injury sees England summon Jonny ​Bairstow
Jos Buttler injury sees England summon Jonny ​Bairstow

Jonny Bairstow was called into England`s squad ahead of Saturday`s deciding one-day international against New Zealand in Durham after wicket-keeper Jos Buttler suffered a hand injury in training on Friday.

AB de Villiers the `role model` for England`s Jos Buttler
AB de Villiers the `role model` for England`s Jos Buttler

 Jos Buttler said AB de Villiers was his "role model" but insisted he`d a long way to go to match the standards of the South African star despite a dazzling hundred against New Zealand at Edgbaston on Tuesday.

From startled rabbits, England roar like lions
From startled rabbits, England roar like lions

England`s transformation from "startled rabbits" at this year`s World Cup to record-breakers against New Zealand on Tuesday has left fans and pundits shaking their heads in disbelief.

New Zealand coach wants attack exiled from `main street`
New Zealand coach wants attack exiled from `main street`

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has challenged his bowlers to up their game after the World Cup finalists` colossal 210-run defeat by England in the first one-day international at Edgbaston on Tuesday.

England played with no fear: New Zealand skipper McCullum
England played with no fear: New Zealand skipper McCullum

New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum applauded batsmen Joe Root and Jos Buttler for their centuries, after England condemned New Zealand to a humiliating 210-run loss in the the first One-Day International (ODI) of a five-match series here.

Eoin Morgan surprised as new-look England catch fire
Eoin Morgan surprised as new-look England catch fire

England captain Eoin Morgan was as surprised as anyone by his team`s record 210-run victory over New Zealand in the first one-day international on Tuesday as a new-look side cut loose at Edgbaston.

Jos Buttler, Joe Root lead England to record ODI score against New Zealand
Jos Buttler, Joe Root lead England to record ODI score against New Zealand

Jos Buttler and Joe Root thrashed brilliant centuries as England smashed their highest one-day international score in amassing 408 for nine against World Cup runners-up New Zealand in the first ODI at Edgbaston on Tuesday.

Chris Gayle urges English cricketers to play in 'fantastic' IPL
Chris Gayle urges English cricketers to play in 'fantastic' IPL

West Indies hard-hitting batsman Chris Gayle has hailed the Indian Premier League (IPL) as a "fantastic" tournament and urged England cricketers to participate in the cash-rich Twenty20 tournament.

2nd Test: New Zealand thrash England by 199 runs, square series
2nd Test: New Zealand thrash England by 199 runs, square series

New Zealand beat England by 199 runs to win the second Test at Headingley on Tuesday and end the two-match series all square at 1-1.

James Anderson savours `nice moment` as he joins 400-wicket club
James Anderson savours `nice moment` as he joins 400-wicket club

James Anderson said he had enjoyed a "nice moment" after becoming the first England bowler, and 12th overall, to take 400 Test wickets when he dismissed New Zealand`s Martin Guptill on the first day of the second Test at Headingley on Friday.

1st Test, Day 1: Joe Root, Ben Stokes revive England against New Zealand
1st Test, Day 1: Joe Root, Ben Stokes revive England against New Zealand

Joe Root and Ben Stokes both fell agonisingly short of a hundred after rescuing England from a dire position on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand at Lord`s on Thursday.

2nd Test, Day 4: Magnificent Joe Root hits unbeaten 182 as England take control
2nd Test, Day 4: Magnificent Joe Root hits unbeaten 182 as England take control

Joe Root struck an unbeaten 182 as England were bowled out 464 against West Indies in the second test in Grenada before strengthening their position with a wicket before lunch on the fourth day.

ICC World Cup 2015: Jos Buttler backs England recovery
ICC World Cup 2015: Jos Buttler backs England recovery

Jos Buttler expects England to resurrect their World Cup campaign, saying playing under pressure may just be what the struggling team needs ahead of the last two must-win games.

ICC World Cup: Rangana Herath splits skin of spinning finger
ICC World Cup: Rangana Herath splits skin of spinning finger

Sri Lanka's left-arm spinner Rangana Herath split the skin on the inside of his spinning finger during their World Cup Pool A encounter against England at the Westpac stadium here on Sunday.