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A general view of the wicket during day one of the Third Test match between England and India at the Oval on August 9, 2007
Keaton Jennings describes England debut as "surreal" after scoring century
Keaton Jennings says that scoring a century on his England Test debut feels "surreal" following an impressive innings on day one of the fourth Test against India.
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Keaton Jennings to make Test debut for England in fourth clash against India
Alastair Cook confirms that Keaton Jennings will make his England Test debut on Thursday in the fourth Test against India in Mumbai.
Dec 7, 10:38
A general shot of West Ham United's London Stadium
London Stadium 'considered as Cricket World Cup venue'
West Ham United's London Stadium is reportedly under consideration as a 2019 Cricket World Cup venue.
Dec 6, 18:20
Alastair Cook celebrates his century on day three of the first Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on October 15, 2015
England head coach Trevor Bayliss expects Alastair Cook to be 2017 Ashes captain
England head coach Trevor Bayliss expects Alastair Cook to remain as captain for the 2017-18 Ashes series in Australia.
Dec 6, 10:57
England's captain Alastair Cook kisses the replica Ashes urn as England celebrate their series victory after the fourth day of the fifth Ashes cricket test match between England and Australia at The Oval cricket ground in London, on August 23, 2015
England, Australia 'close' to day-night Ashes Test
England and Australia are reportedly "close" to agreeing a historic day-night Test as part of the 2017-18 Ashes.
Dec 2, 07:09
Ben Stokes still in action during an England training session on February 11, 2016
Freddie Flintoff: 'Ben Stokes will be best ever all-rounder'
Freddie Flintoff tips Ben Stokes to become England's best ever all-rounder.
Dec 2, 06:59
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Keaton Jennings, Liam Dawson called up to England squad for remaining India Tests
Keaton Jennings and Liam Dawson replace Haseeb Hameed and Zafar Ansari in the England squad for the final two Test matches against India.
Nov 30, 09:46
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
Alastair Cook: 'England were outplayed by India'
England captain Alastair Cook admits that his side were outplayed by India after they fell to an eight-wicket defeat in the third Test in Mohali.
Nov 29, 13:26
Jonny Bairstow stomps off on day one of the fourth Test between South Africa and England on January 22, 2016
Jonny Bairstow: 'England will fight hard to recover against India'
Jonny Bairstow admits that England were outclassed on day three of the third Test against India, but claims that his side have what it takes to battle back in Mohali.
Nov 28, 21:03
Ben Stokes squats seductively on day two of the fourth Test between South Africa and England on January 23, 2016
ICC charges Ben Stokes for "offensive language"
Ben Stokes is reprimanded by the ICC for using offensive language during the opening day of England's third Test with India.
Nov 26, 15:22
Chris Morris and Faf du Plessis celebrate during the second T20 between South Africa and England on February 20, 2016
Faf du Plessis to appeal ICC's ball-tampering decision
Faf du Plessis is "feeling aggrieved" at the International Cricket Council's decision to fine him for ball tampering, which he intends to appeal against.
Nov 24, 20:49
South Africa's Faf du Plessis plays a shot against Sri Lanka during their final Twenty20 cricket match on August 6, 2013
Faf du Plessis found guilty of ball tampering, evades ban
Faf du Plessis is free to play in South Africa's third Test meeting with Australia, despite being found guilty of ball tampering in last week's third Test.
Nov 22, 10:50
Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow in action on day two of the second Test between South Africa and England on January 3, 2016
Jonny Bairstow praises Ben Stokes partnership
Jonny Bairstow talks up his partnership with Ben Stokes as England edge closer to a second-Test defeat in India.
Nov 19, 20:12
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Rod Marsh leaves role as Australia chairman of selectors early
Rod Marsh steps down as chairman of selectors for the Australia cricket team following the Test outfit's five-Test defeat.
Nov 16, 12:44
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 could be rested for England's second Test against India
England captain Alastair Cook reveals that Chris Woakes could be rested for the second Test against India.
Nov 16, 11:04
Steven Smith celebrates his century on day one of the second Ashes Test at Lord's on July 17, 2015
Australia captain Steven Smith "embarrassed" by collapse against South Africa
Australia captain Steven Smith admits that he is "embarrassed" by his team's defeat to South Africa, which extends the nation's run of consecutive Test losses to five.
Nov 15, 11:22
Detailed view of a cricket ball in a puddle as play is abandoned due to rain during the Natwest T20 Blast match between Worcestershire Rapids and Nottinghamshire Outlaws at New Road on June 27, 2014
Australia vs. South Africa washed out on day two
The weather in Hobart prevents Australia and South Africa's second Test from resuming on day two.
Nov 13, 09:37
Indias Cheteshwar Pujara walks back to the pavilion after losing his wicket for 11 runs during play on the third day of the fifth cricket Test match between England and India at The Oval in London on August 17, 2014
Cheteshwar Pujara optimistic for India despite losing late wickets to England
Cheteshwar Pujara is confident that India can hack down England's 218-run lead after ending day three of the first Test on 319-4 in their first innings.
Nov 11, 15:45
A red Stuart 'StuBro' Broad in action on day three of the third Test between South Africa and England on January 16, 2016
Peter Moores: 'Stuart Broad has been brilliant servant to English cricket'
Former England head coach Peter Moores heaps praise on Stuart Broad as the fast bowler wins his 100th Test cap for his country.
Nov 10, 14:55
Joe Root in action on day four of the first Test between South Africa and England on December 29, 2015
England batsman Joe Root praises "fantastic" teammates on day one against India
Joe Root praises England's "fantastic" performance after ending day one of the first Test against India on 311-4 in Rajkot.
Nov 9, 11:36
England captain Alastair Cook celebrates winning the 1st Investec Ashes Test match between England and Australia at SWALEC Stadium on July 11, 2015
Alastair Cook plays down suggestions he could step down as England captain
Alastair Cook plays down suggestions that he will quit the England captaincy at the end of the forthcoming five-match Test series against India.
Nov 8, 18:00
England captain Alastair Cook celebrates after winning the 4th Investec Ashes Test match between England and Australia at Trent Bridge on August 8, 2015
Alastair Cook hints he may step down as England captain after India tour
Alastair Cook hints that he may step down as England captain following the five-match Test series against India.
Nov 8, 09:34
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Haseeb Hameed to make England Test debut against India
England captain Alastair Cook confirms that 19-year-old Haseeb Hameed will make his Test debut against India this week at the top of the order.
Nov 8, 09:14
Alastair Cook at an Essex CCC photocall on April 7, 2016
Alastair Cook: 'Inexperience cost England against Bangladesh'
England struggled against Bangladesh due to "inexperience" in the sub-continent conditions, according to opening batsman Alastair Cook.
Oct 30, 19:41
James Taylor watches Ben Stokes's tight T-shirt on day one of the fourth Test between South Africa and England on January 22, 2016
James Taylor: 'England may rue poor start to second Test'
James Taylor fears that England have already left themselves with too much to do against Bangladesh after a lax bowling display early on in the second Test.
Oct 28, 20:42
Jonny Bairstow celebrates his century on day two of the second Test between South Africa and England on January 3, 2016
England's Jonny Bairstow: 'I have proved doubters wrong'
Jonny Bairstow admits that it feels "nice" to prove his doubters wrong following a record-breaking display in England's first-Test win over Bangladesh.
Oct 27, 23:02
Surrey bowler Zafar Ansari in action during day three of the LV County Championships Division Two match between Glamorgan and Surrey at SWALEC Stadium on April 21, 2015
Zafar Ansari to make England Test debut against Bangladesh on Friday
Zafar Ansari will make his England Test debut against Bangladesh after being called up to replace Gareth Batty.
Oct 27, 15:00
Alex Hales of England bats during day three of the third Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's on June 11, 2016
James Anderson not included as England name unchanged side for India tour
Alex Hales and James Anderson are absent from England's 16-man squad for the tour of India, while Jake Ball retains his place.
Oct 25, 22:57
England batsman Alastair Cook raises his bat after reaching 10,000 Test runs against Sri Lanka on May 30, 2016
Alastair Cook: 'I was always confident of beating Bangladesh'
England captain Alastair Cook insists that he was always confident of beating Bangladesh despite entering the final day of the first Test just 32 runs in front.
Oct 24, 22:22
Ben Stokes and Alastair Cook having a laugh after winning the First Test with New Zealand on May 25, 2015
England captain Alastair Cook: 'Ben Stokes has the X-factor'
England captain Alastair Cook hails Ben Stokes after the all-rounder took two wickets to seal a 22-run victory over Bangladesh.
Oct 24, 11:58
Surrey captain Gareth Batty on September 9, 2010
Gareth Batty admits to nerves on first Test appearance in 11 years
England bowler Gareth Batty admits to feeling nervous ahead of his return to the Test arena against Bangladesh.
Oct 21, 15:25
James Anderson poses during an England portrait session in May 2015
England bowler James Anderson to miss first Test in India
England captain Alastair Cook reveals that James Anderson will miss the first Test in India as he continues to recover from a shoulder injury.
Oct 19, 10:01
Alastair Cook celebrates his century on day three of the first Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on October 15, 2015
Alastair Cook to return to England squad following birth of second daughter
England captain Alastair Cook will return to the squad in Bangladesh today after attending the birth of his second daughter.
Oct 17, 16:01
BT Sport cricket presenter Greg James
Michael Vaughan, Kevin Pietersen join BT Sport cricket team
Michael Vaughan, Kevin Pietersen and Graeme Swann join the presenting team for BT Sport's cricket coverage.
Oct 14, 13:28
Ben Stokes in action during the fourth ODI between England and Pakistan on September 1, 2016
Ben Stokes backs England to become world's best ODI nation
Ben Stokes admits to being 'excited' by England's current rate of progress, having picked up an ODI series win over Bangladesh to make it three in a row.
Oct 12, 22:32
Moeen Ali reacts after being hit on the head during day one of the fourth Test between England and Pakistan on August 11, 2016
Moeen Ali: 'England confident heading into series decider'
Moeen Ali admits to being disappointed by the manner of England's ODI defeat to Bangladesh on Sunday, but says that his side have what it takes to win the series.
Oct 11, 16:33
England batsman Jos Buttler celebrates his century in the fourth one-day international against Pakistan in Dubai on November 20, 2015
England captain Jos Buttler warned by ICC for conduct in second ODI
England captain Jos Buttler is warned by the ICC for reacting angrily during their second ODI against Bangladesh.
Oct 10, 10:38
England batsman Jos Buttler celebrates his century in the fourth one-day international against Pakistan in Dubai on November 20, 2015
Jos Buttler angered by Bangladesh celebrations
England ODI captain Jos Buttler admits that he was irked by Bangladesh's celebrations after they dismissed him during their 34-run victory in Dhaka.
Oct 9, 22:21
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Jake Ball delighted with "incredible" England ODI debut
England bowler Jake Ball describes his ODI debut as "incredible" having taken five wickets to inspire the tourists to a 21-run win over Bangladesh.
Oct 7, 22:23
Ben Stokes is dressed in red as he chats to reporters on March 9, 2016
Ben Stokes hits maiden one-day century for England against Bangladesh
England all-rounder Ben Stokes scores his first one-day international century while playing against Bangladesh in Dhaka.
Oct 7, 12:46