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West Indies vs England

Fast bowler Mark Wood a fitness doubt for England but Moeen Ali back in contention

Eoin Morgan revealed England are sweating on the fitness of Mark Wood ahead of Friday’s clash against the West Indies, with the fast bowler battling an ankle injury.

Jun 14, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

Jason Holder believes West Indies must continue to play smart cricket to topple England in ICC World Cup 2019

West Indies’ electric bowling attack has caught the eye at this World Cup but Jason Holder insists it's their brains – instead of their brain – that allows them to flourish.

Jun 14, 2019, 10:48 AM IST

England thrash West Indies again to sweep T20I series

Fast-bowler David Willey rattled through Windies' top order, taking 4-7 off three overs as England dismissed the home team for 71 in 13 overs at Basseterre.

Mar 11, 2019, 10:24 AM IST

Former England captain Michael Atherton calls for change to batsman-friendly laws

Atherton's comments came after England set West Indies a mammoth target of 418 in the fourth ODI in Grenada, with the hosts falling just short in a thrilling chase with 389. 

Mar 01, 2019, 17:31 PM IST

England eye one coach for all formats after Trevor Bayliss steps down: Ashley Giles

Bayliss, who has been in charge of England since 2015, will step down following the home Ashes series against Australia in August and September.

Feb 22, 2019, 10:08 AM IST

West Indies need better batting: Former Windies pacer Ian Bishop

Despite the unexpected 2-1 win in the three-Test series against England, Bishop identified two glaring deficiencies that need to be rectified for the team to have further success.

Feb 18, 2019, 17:37 PM IST

Turn up stump mics to curb sledging: Moeen Ali

The 31-year-old's view contrasts that of team's coach Trevor Bayliss who advocates turning down the microphones to protect players.

Feb 15, 2019, 12:28 PM IST

Shannon Gabriel apologises and clears air over Joe Root sledge

Gabriel, had accepted a charge for breaching the ICC's code of conduct, and was banned for the first four one-day internationals against England that begin on February 20.

Feb 14, 2019, 13:12 PM IST

England defeat West Indies by 232 runs in the final Test at St Lucia

Chasing an unlikely target of 485 runs for victory on day four, West Indies could only manage 252 in their second innings, handing England a consolation win after winning the series 2-1.

Feb 13, 2019, 10:48 AM IST

West Indies pacer Shannon Gabriel charged for language used in England Test

Gabriel's comment to Joe Root was not audible to television viewers but, Root was heard replying to the bowler ,"Don't use it as an insult. There's nothing wrong with being gay."

Feb 13, 2019, 10:26 AM IST

Nothing wrong with being gay: Joe Root to Shannon Gabriel during on-field spat

According to reports, Gabriel's comments were not picked up by stump microphones but Root was heard telling the bowler, "There's nothing wrong with being gay". 

Feb 12, 2019, 10:43 AM IST

3rd Test: Joe Root's ton helps England build huge lead over West Indies

The England captain compiled a patient, unbeaten 111 in St Lucia, after making just 55 runs in his five previous innings.

Feb 12, 2019, 09:51 AM 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

English opener Joe Denly keen to prove his worth in Ashes audition

Denly replaced the misfiring Keaton Jennings at the top of the order for the second Test at Antigua and made scores of six and 17 on debut in England's 10-wicket defeat.

Feb 06, 2019, 11:24 AM IST

Windies president Dave Cameron calls for slow over rate policy to be modified

The West Indies won the second Test by 10 wickets in less than three days, for an unassailable 2-0 series lead, but Holder`s subsequent suspension dampened the celebratory mood.

Feb 06, 2019, 07:03 AM IST

England hold crisis meeting after West Indies drubbing: Trevor Bayliss

Following a 381-run defeat by the hosts in the first Test in Barbados last month, England suffered a 10-wicket thrashing in Antigua to lose the three-match series 0-2 after only seven days of cricket.

Feb 04, 2019, 10:50 AM 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

Alastair Cook backs Joe Denly to seize opportunity in second Test against Windies

Denly enjoyed a remarkable 2018 domestic season in which he scored 1729 runs in all formats, alongside claiming 57 wickets with his leg-spin bowling.

Jan 31, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

Windies captain Jason Holder scores double ton to put England on ropes

England, set a massive target of 628 in their second innings, were 56 without loss at stumps on day three, a tidy start but still facing the daunting prospect of surviving two more days in Bridgetown.

Jan 26, 2019, 13:27 PM IST