James Anderson poses during an England portrait session in May 2015
Sri Lanka put up some resistance
Following-on, Sri Lanka find themselves 88 runs behind England with five wickets in hand after day three of the second Test in Durham.
19:03
Moeen Ali celebrates his 150 during day two of the second Test between England and Sri Lanka on May 28, 2016
Moeen Ali fires England to healthy lead in second Test
England dominate with bat and ball on day two of the second Test against Sri Lanka, declaring on 498-9 before leaving the tourists on 91-8 at the close of play.
May 28, 19:18
Joe Root in action on day four of the first Test between South Africa and England on December 29, 2015
England comfortable after closing day one of second Test against Sri Lanka on 310-6
England are in a comfortable position after reaching stumps on day one of the second Test against Sri Lanka on 310-6 in Durham.
May 27, 18:11
Alastair Cook walks off after being dismissed early during the second innings on day three of the first Test between South Africa and England on December 28, 2015
Andrew Flintoff backs Alastair Cook to catch Sachin Tendulkar's Test run record
Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff believes that Alastair Cook can break Sachin Tendulkar's record of Test runs as he closes in on his 10,000th.
May 26, 20:39
Chris Woakes of England grimaces in the field during day one of the 5th Investec Ashes Test match between England and Australia at the Kia Oval on August 21, 2013
Chris Woakes to replace Ben Stokes in England team for second Sri Lanka Test
Alastair Cook reveals that injured all-rounded Ben Stokes will be replaced by Chris Woakes for the second Test meeting with Sri Lanka, which gets underway on Friday.
May 26, 12:17
Reece Topley during an England nets session on November 22, 2015
Hampshire, England bowler Reece Topley out for three months with back injury
Hampshire and England bowler Reece Topley is sidelined for three months with a back injury.
May 24, 18:08
Dushmantha Chameera of Sri Lanka bowls during the fifth one-day international against New Zealand on January 05, 2016
Stress fracture sidelines Sri Lanka's Dushmantha Chameera
A stress fracture of the back means that Sri Lanka bowler Dushmantha Chameera will play no further part in the Test series against England.
May 24, 10:25
Ben Stokes during an England training session on March 11, 2016
Ben Stokes out of Sri Lanka series
A persistent knee injury rules England all-rounder Ben Stokes out of the remainder of the Test series against Sri Lanka.
May 24, 09:40
Chris Woakes of England grimaces in the field during day one of the 5th Investec Ashes Test match between England and Australia at the Kia Oval on August 21, 2013
Nine-wicket haul for Chris Woakes
Hours after earning a recall to the England Test squad, Chris Woakes records a nine-for while bowling for Warwickshire.
May 23, 20:05
Ben Stokes squats seductively on day two of the fourth Test between South Africa and England on January 23, 2016
England's Ben Stokes 'may not return to action until July due to knee surgery'
England all-rounder Ben Stokes may not return to action until July as he is reportedly due to undergo a knee operation.
May 23, 16:06
Ben Stokes on his knees on January 23, 2016
Ben Stokes ruled out of England's second Test against Sri Lanka with knee injury
All-rounder Ben Stokes is ruled out of England's second Test against Sri Lanka with a knee injury.
May 23, 09:03
English fast bowler James Anderson celebrates after becoming the highest ever English wicket taker with 384 after taking the wicket of West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin on day five of the first cricket Test match between West Indies and England at the Sir
Result: England secure comfortable win over Sri Lanka at Headingley
England beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 88 runs at Headingley to start the three-match series in style.
May 21, 17:47
English fast bowler James Anderson celebrates after becoming the highest ever English wicket taker with 384 after taking the wicket of West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin on day five of the first cricket Test match between West Indies and England at the Sir
England dominate day two of first Test by dismissing Sri Lanka for 91
England dominate day two of the first Test against Sri Lanka after bowling their opponents out for 91 and taking a 206-run lead.
May 20, 18:45
Dale Steyn of South Africa celebrates running out Ross Taylor of New Zealand to win the ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014 Group 1 match on March 24, 2014
South Africa's Dale Steyn to join Glamorgan for seven matches in T20 Blast
Glamorgan sign South Africa bowler Dale Steyn for seven matches in the NatWest T20 Blast.
May 20, 09:59
England batsman Alex Hales leaves the field after his 94 during the 2nd NatWest series T20 match between England and Australia at Emirates Durham on August 31, 2013
Alex Hales: "I've tweaked a couple of things"
Alex Hales reveals that he "tweaked a couple of things" in his game prior to scoring an unbeaten 71 on day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka.
May 19, 20:42
Jonny Bairstow stomps off on day one of the fourth Test between South Africa and England on January 22, 2016
Alex Hales, Jonny Bairstow halted by rain at Headingley
England end day one of their meeting with Sri Lanka on 171-5 after a slow start to the first Test at Headingley.
May 19, 18:29
Yorkshire Executive Chairman Colin Graves looks on at the end of play during the LV County Championship Division Two match between Essex and Yorkshire at the Ford County Ground on September 14, 2012
ECB chairman Colin Graves: 'Day-night Test will happen in England'
ECB chairman Colin Graves says that it is inevitable that England will host a day-night Test match at some point in the future.
May 19, 12:08
Alastair Cook and ickle Joe Root on day two of the fourth Test between South Africa and England on January 23, 2016
England lose toss ahead of first Test match with Sri Lanka
England are put into bat by Sri Lanka ahead of the first Test at Headingley.
May 19, 10:32
Steven Finn celebrates claiming a wicket on day three of the third Test between South Africa and England on January 16, 2016
Steven Finn picked ahead of Jake Ball for England's first Test against Sri Lanka
England captain Alastair Cook picks Steven Finn ahead of Jake Ball for the first Test against Sri Lanka.
May 18, 18:20
Hampshire's James Vince during his team's photocall session on April 3, 2014
James Vince: 'Headingley runs boost confidence'
Debutant James Vince is hoping that his recent century at Headingley will stand him in good stead during England's upcoming Test encounter against Sri Lanka.
May 17, 12:36