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Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow in action on day two of the second Test between South Africa and England on January 3, 2016
ECB announces restructuring of central contract system for cricketers
The ECB announces a new system for central contracts to give limited-overs specialists a financial boost.
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Mark Wood and James Anderson celebrate dismissing Nathan Lyon on day three of the First Test of The Ashes on July 10, 2015
James Anderson, Mark Wood ruled out of England's tour of Bangaldesh
Bowlers James Anderson and Mark Wood are ruled out of England's tour of Bangladesh after suffering a recurrence of their respective injuries.
09:01
James Anderson poses during an England portrait session in May 2015
James Anderson 'to miss Bangladesh tour'
James Anderson is reportedly ruled out of England's upcoming tour of Bangladesh as he continues to recover from a shoulder injury.
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Alastair Cook at an Essex CCC photocall on April 7, 2016
Alastair Cook signs new Essex deal
England captain Alastair Cook extends his deal with county side Essex until the end of the 2018 season.
Sep 28, 19:46
Ben Stokes poses with his 'Man of the Series' trophy after the final Test between South Africa and England on January 26, 2016
Fit Ben Stokes relishing Bangladesh tour
England's fit-again all-rounder Ben Stokes reveals that he is relishing getting back to action on the tour of Bangladesh.
Sep 28, 18:35
Alastair Cook during an England nets session on May 28, 2015
Haseeb Hameed named in England squad for Bangladesh tour
England name Haseeb Hameed, Zafar Ansari and Ben Duckett in their squad to tour Bangladesh, while Gareth Batty makes a return after an 11-year absence.
Sep 16, 10:06
England's Jos Buttler (R) celebrates scoring his century during the first one-day international (ODI) cricket match between England and New Zealand at Edgbaston cricket ground, in Birmingham, central England on June 9, 2015
Jos Buttler hits back at "unfair criticism" of Eoin Morgan's England withdrawal
Jos Buttler defends one-day captain Eoin Morgan's decision to withdraw from the England squad for the upcoming tour of Bangladesh.
Sep 13, 11:37
England captain Eoin Morgan bats during the 1st ODI Royal London One-Day match between England and New Zealand at Edgbaston on June 9, 2015
ODI skipper Eoin Morgan unwilling to commit to Bangladesh tour
Eoin Morgan refuses to commit to England's upcoming tour of Bangladesh, stating that he is concerned about ongoing distractions surrounding security measures in place.
Sep 8, 19:39
Alex Hales of England bats during day three of the third Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's on June 11, 2016
Alex Hales could be dropped from England Test squad
England head coach Trevor Bayliss says that Alex Hales may be dropped from the Test squad this winter.
Sep 5, 21:09
Pakistan batsman Sarfraz Ahmed celebrates his century during the 2015 Cricket World Cup Pool B match between Pakistan and Ireland at the Adelaide Oval on March 15, 2015
Result: England fail to earn series whitewash as Pakistan win final ODI in Cardiff
Pakistan beat England by four wickets in Cardiff to end their one-day series on a positive note.
Sep 4, 18:46
Ben Stokes in action during the fourth ODI between England and Pakistan on September 1, 2016
Result: England remain on course for series whitewash
England win the fourth ODI against Pakistan to remain on course for a series whitewash.
Sep 1, 21:51
Jason Roy celebrates reaching his century during the second ODI between England and Sri Lanka  on June 24, 2016
Result: Record-breaking England storm to series win over Pakistan
England take an unassailable 3-0 lead in their one-day series with Pakistan courtesy of a record-breaking 169-run victory at Trent Bridge.
Aug 30, 21:24
Alex Hales in action during the second T20 between South Africa and England on February 20, 2016
England hit world-record ODI total against Pakistan
England post a world-record total of 444 in the third one-day international against Pakistan at Trent Bridge.
Aug 30, 17:55
Alex Hales in action during the second T20 between South Africa and England on February 20, 2016
Alex Hales hits highest one-day international score by England batsman
Alex Hales registers a score of 171 to record the highest-ever innings by an England batsman in a one-day international.
Aug 30, 16:51
Joe Root celebrates his half century during the World Twenty20 final between England and the West Indies at Eden Gardens on April 3, 2016
Result: Joe Root steers England to 2-0 series lead over Pakistan
Joe Root leads the England chase to steer the hosts to a four-wicket ODI victory over Pakistan, giving them a 2-0 lead in the series.
Aug 27, 19:21
England's James Anderson during day 3 of the 4th Ashes Test at Durham on August 11, 2013
James Anderson, Stuart Broad ruled out for rest of season due to injuries
England bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad will not play again this season due to injuries.
Aug 27, 12:09
Alastair Cook and ickle Joe Root on day two of the fourth Test between South Africa and England on January 23, 2016
Result: England defeat Pakistan by 44 runs as match is abandoned
England take a 1-0 series lead over Pakistan as the weather intervenes.
Aug 24, 22:16
Stuart Broad walks off the field after being dismissed during day two of the second Test between England and Sri Lanka on May 28, 2016
Stuart Broad to undergo second scan on injured ankle
England and Nottinghamshire bowler Stuart Broad will undergo a second scan on his injured left ankle.
Aug 23, 20:21
A frustrated Steven Finn gets down on all fours on day three of the second Test between South Africa and England on January 4, 2016)
England bowler Steven Finn ruled out for four weeks with hamstring injury
England bowler Steven Finn is ruled out for four weeks with a hamstring injury.
Aug 16, 12:07
Big Ben Stokes in action during the final ODI between South Africa and England on February 14, 2016
Ben Stokes, Mark Wood in England one-day squad, but James Vince left out
Ben Stokes and Mark Wood are named in England's squad for the one-day internationals against Pakistan, but James Vince is left out.
Aug 16, 11:05