Ben Foakes

England recall Jennings, Foakes for Sri Lanka tour

Jonny Bairstow was dropped and James Anderson was left at home to continue his recovery while Moeen Ali remains unavailable.

Feb 11, 2020, 19:57 PM IST

Ben Foakes replaces injured Sam Billings in England ODI, T20I squads

Billings dislocated his shoulder while fielding during county side Kent's 50-over clash against Glamorgan in Cardiff on Thursday.

Apr 26, 2019, 18:09 PM IST

Shannon Gabriel's pace has 'put the wind up' England: Former Windies coach Stuart Law

Law said that West Indies's pace quartet had bowled a better line than England, whose fast bowlers too often strayed far outside off stump.

Feb 08, 2019, 13:51 PM IST

Poor Windies tour can open doors to England Test side: Wicket-keeper-batsman Jos Buttler

England are down 0-2 in the three-match series after last week's 10-wicket defeat in the second Test at Antigua, where their batsmen managed scores of 187 and 132 in two innings.

Feb 08, 2019, 12:25 PM IST

England dismissed for 187 in first innings of 2nd Test against West Indies

In reply to the visitors, West Indies openers Kraigg Brathwaite (11) and John Campbell (16) survived 21 overs to be 30 without loss at stumps on day one.

Feb 01, 2019, 09:41 AM IST

Ben Foakes' selection has changed dynamic of England Test side: Alastair Cook

Foakes replaced injured wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow for the first two Tests in Sri Lanka last November. He scored a century on debut and was named man of the series.

Jan 22, 2019, 11:51 AM IST

Sri Lanka vs England: Fluent Jonny Bairstow props up England after wobbly start

The wicketkeeper missed the series opener in Galle through an ankle injury and the batting and neat glovework of his replacement Ben Foakes kept Bairstow out of their series-clinching victory in Pallekele.

Nov 23, 2018, 12:36 PM IST

Root, Burns put England on top against Sri Lanka

Root, who received a reprimand and one demerit point from the International Cricket Council on Thursday for a show of dissent, and Jos Buttler looked to attack the spinners during their stand of 74 to give England the upper hand.

Nov 16, 2018, 16:04 PM IST

England's Foakes gets nod as keeper for second Sri Lanka test

Fellow wicketkeeper Jos Buttler is likely to move up the order to bat at number three after Moeen Ali failed to take his opportunity in Galle, being dismissed for a golden duck in the first innings and scoring just three in the second.

Nov 13, 2018, 15:32 PM IST

English skipper Joe Root wants England to build on rare road win

England wicketkeeper Ben Foakes was named Man of the Match after scoring a century in his maiden test innings, which could leave the tourists with a selection headache of their own. 

Nov 10, 2018, 09:26 AM IST

England's post-Cook era off to unconvincing start in Galle

Herath, who was given a guard-of-honour by his team mates ahead of his 93rd and final test, yorked an advancing Root to claim his 100th wicket at the venue where he made his test debut in 1999.

Nov 06, 2018, 16:29 PM IST

Under-19 world cup: England defeat Ireland by 7 wickets

England Under-19s squad defeated Ireland Under-19s by seven wickets with 82 balls remaining chasing down a target of 110 with relative ease in the group A fixture played at Endeavour Park, Townsville.

Aug 13, 2012, 05:44 AM IST