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Dominic Sibley receives maiden England call-up, Jonny Bairstow dropped for New Zealand Tests

Warwickshire opener Dominic Sibley has been named in the 15-member England Test squad for the three-match series against New Zealand, beginning November 21 at Bay Oval in Tauranga. 

Sep 24, 2019, 17:42 PM IST

What Ben Stokes told Jofra Archer before the Super Over

Jofra Archer didn't appear nervous before bowling the Super Over that won England the World Cup -- and that was because Ben Stokes' words of advice were keeping him calm.

Jul 15, 2019, 13:26 PM IST

Streaker attempts pitch invasion during World Cup final at Lord's

The final of the World Cup 2019 had everything a sports lover could have asked for. Both England and New Zealand gave their all to lift their maiden World Cup trophy on Sunday.

Jul 15, 2019, 10:43 AM IST

British media hails 'Champions', Kiwi press targets 'Super Over' rules

While the British media largely saluted both England and New Zealand for what was an absolute thriller of a final in ICC World Cup 2019 tournament, the Kiwis back home were devastated by the Super Over rules.

Jul 15, 2019, 09:57 AM IST

England’s road to World Cup victory was planned to perfection over the last four years

“Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them,” wrote William Shakespeare in Twelfth Night, but some, England’s cricket team in particular, plan it. 

Jul 15, 2019, 06:17 AM IST

England's World Cup squad brings the world together, literally

From players born in South Africa to those with Pakistani heritage, the English team is as diverse as it can get this World Cup.

Jul 14, 2019, 13:19 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019 final: All eyes on weather as England take on New Zealand

Cricket fans around the globe will get a first-time World Cup champion on Sunday (July 14) as long as the weather permits a full day's play.

Jul 14, 2019, 09:23 AM IST

Cricket wins over football, finally: UK media gives prime attention to World Cup final

England will take on New Zealand in the final of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.

Jul 14, 2019, 09:03 AM IST

Eoin Morgan looking to end the journey that began 1588 days ago

It is 10,000 miles and change between the bowels of the Adelaide Oval and the Long Room at Lord’s but it doesn't matter where your journey begins, so long as you begin it.

Jul 14, 2019, 06:22 AM IST

England vs New Zealand final at The Lord’s: Cricketing world to get new champions

While England have made it to the finals of ICC World Cup after a gap of 27 years, it is the second consecutive final for the Black Caps.

Jul 12, 2019, 09:26 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Kane Williamson doesn’t know how unlucky he is, says Mark Wood

The match that booked England’s berth in semi-finals was played on pacer Mark Wood's home ground Durham.

Jul 04, 2019, 14:17 PM IST

Pretty cool, pretty awesome: Eoin Morgan on leading England to World Cup semi-finals after 27 years

For Eoin Morgan, it couldn’t have gotten better than this, especially considering how fingers were beginning to be pointed at his side, following consecutive losses to Sri Lanka and Australia. 

Jul 04, 2019, 14:15 PM IST

Jonny Bairstow rearguard strengthens England, reach 290/8 at stumps

Tim Southee, who took his seventh five-wicket haul in Tests, and Trent Boult had again tormented England`s top order before Bairstow (97 not out) and Wood (52) put on 95-runs for the eighth wicket.

Mar 30, 2018, 11:44 AM IST

Retirement questions likely to emerge as Alastair Cook's poor form continues

Alastair Cook`s third successive dismissal to New Zealand left-armer Trent Boult on Friday will undoubtedly raise questions as to whether the former captain may look to end his illustrious career.

Mar 30, 2018, 10:14 AM IST

Trent Boult, Tim Southee on the prowl as England slump to 150/5 at tea in second Test

Boult and Southee, who had taken one wicket each in the first session at Hagley Oval, blew away the rest of England`s top order shortly after lunch by removing Joe Root, Dawid Malan and Mark Stoneman within the space of nine balls.

Mar 30, 2018, 09:07 AM IST

We need to learn quick lessons, says Joe Root

The visitors were dismissed for 320 early in the final session under lights on the final day of the day-night match at Eden Park, giving New Zealand only their 10th test victory against England. 

Mar 26, 2018, 15:32 PM IST

New Zealand ride on Kane Williamson's record 18th century before rains washes out second day's play

Henry Nicholls was 49 not out while BJ Watling was on 17 as New Zealand reached 229 for four during the middle session of the day-night Test before heavy rain swept across the ground.

Mar 23, 2018, 14:26 PM IST

Kane Williamson record 18th century takes New Zealand lead to 139

Williamson, who had been level with team mate Ross Taylor and former captain Martin Crowe on 17 centuries, brought up the milestone when he ran a quick single about 35 minutes after resuming the second day`s play of the day-night Test on 91.

Mar 23, 2018, 09:35 AM IST

England batsmen resembled 'rabbits in the headlights', says coach Trevor Bayliss

England, looking to improve after their recent 4-0 Ashes thrashing in Australia, got off to a poor start on the opening day of the Auckland test as they struggled against seamers Trent Boult and Tim Southee.

Mar 22, 2018, 17:43 PM IST

Stuart Broad becomes second English pacer to reach 400 Test wickets

Stuart Broad became just the second England bowler to reach 400 Test dismissals when he captured the wicket of Tom Latham on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand in Auckland on Thursday.

Mar 22, 2018, 14:02 PM IST