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Test match call-up leaves English bowler Lewis Gregory speechless

England announced their 13-man squad on Wednesday and apart from Gregory, Jason Roy will also make his Test debut.

Jul 18, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

England Lions draw first unofficial Test versus India 'A'

The second unofficial Test between England Lions and India 'A' begins in Mysuru on February 13. 

Feb 10, 2019, 17:50 PM IST

Ankit Bawne to lead India A squad in 1st four-day game against England Lions

Maharashtra star Ankit Bawne will lead the 14-member India A team in the upcoming first four-day game of the two-match series against England Lions, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has confirmed. 

Jan 30, 2019, 17:07 PM IST

KL Rahul scores 13 on return but India A clinch series against England Lions

In a low-scoring encounter, India A could manage only 172 in 47.1 overs but then did well enough to bowl out Lions for 112 in only 30.5 overs.

Jan 27, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

Rahane, Bawne to lead India A against England Lions

While Rahane will lead the team in the first three contests, Bawne will captain the team in the last two matches against the visitors.

Jan 19, 2019, 22:24 PM IST

Mark Ramprakash takes on England Lions job as Andy Flower stands in for Andrew Strauss

Mark Ramprakash will coach the second-string England Lions against India A and West Indies A now that Andy Flower is standing in for England and Wales Cricket Board director Andrew Strauss.

May 25, 2018, 22:11 PM IST

Virat Kohli might play India A game vs Lions in England

India captain Virat Kohli is keeping all options open with regard to his preparation for the England tour and could well be seen playing India A's four-day 'Test' against England Lions at Worcester.

May 10, 2018, 20:46 PM IST

SL vs BAN: Rangana Herath to lead Sri Lanka in Test series against Bangladesh

Herath led the Sri Lankan team to victory in November last year, with a clean sweep of 2-0 against Zimbabwe in his first series as captain.

Feb 28, 2017, 12:17 PM IST

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.

Jul 04, 2015, 20:52 PM IST

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.

Jan 08, 2015, 19:25 PM IST

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. 

Jan 05, 2015, 23:47 PM IST

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.

Jan 03, 2015, 23:16 PM IST

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.

Dec 20, 2014, 19:07 PM IST

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.

Oct 28, 2014, 23:27 PM IST

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.

Oct 28, 2014, 18:43 PM IST

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.

Aug 13, 2014, 09:49 AM IST

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.

Sep 18, 2013, 14:20 PM IST

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.

Aug 18, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

`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.

Aug 13, 2013, 13:16 PM IST

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.

Apr 30, 2013, 12:28 PM IST