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Eoin Morgan at an England press conference on March 22, 2016
Eoin Morgan: Beating India "not impossible" for England
England captain Eoin Morgan insists that his side have what it takes to pick up victory over India in their upcoming one-day series, despite some contrasting recent form.
Jan 14, 22:37
Joe Root in action during the fourth ODI between South Africa and England on February 12, 2016
Joe Root 'to join up with England for start of ODI series against India'
England batsman Joe Root will reportedly join up with his teammates for the start of the ODI series against India following the birth of his son.
Jan 9, 11:21
Alastair Cook at an Essex CCC photocall on April 7, 2016
Alastair Cook captaincy decision to be made this weekend?
Alastair Cook will reportedly meet with team director Andrew Strauss this weekend to discuss his future as England captain, which he will likely have the final say on.
Jan 6, 18:03
Joe Root celebrates his half century during the World Twenty20 final between England and the West Indies at Eden Gardens on April 3, 2016
Joe Root to delay linking up with England in India
Joe Root will wait until after the birth of his first child before flying to India for England's one-day series.
Jan 1, 17:34
Alastair Cook and ickle Joe Root on day two of the fourth Test between South Africa and England on January 23, 2016
Geoffrey Boycott backs Joe Root to replace Alastair Cook as England captain
Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott urges Alastair Cook to step down as captain in order to allow Joe Root time to settle into the role ahead of The Ashes.
Dec 20, 20:45
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 not good enough against India'
England captain Alastair Cook admits that his side were not good enough against India and have not shown significant progress over the past year.
Dec 20, 15:03
Alastair Cook of England speaks at a press conference after defeating Australia during game four of the One Day International series between Australia and England at WACA on January 24, 2014
Alastair Cook undecided over future as England Test captain
Alastair Cook says that he will "do some thinking" after his future as England Test captain was put in doubt following the 4-0 series defeat in India.
Dec 20, 11:31
 England coach Trevor Bayliss looks on during an England training session at Ageas Bowl on September 2, 2015 in Southampton, England.
Trevor Bayliss: 'It was one of those days'
England coach Trevor Bayliss puts down his team's performance on the fourth day of the fifth Test match against India as "one of those days".
Dec 19, 18:57
Gary Ballance poses during an England portrait session in May 2015
Gary Ballance appointed captain of Yorkshire County Cricket Club
England cricketer Gary Ballance is appointed as Yorkshire's new club captain.
Dec 15, 14:03
James Anderson poses during an England portrait session in May 2015
England bowler James Anderson ruled out of final Test against India
England bowler James Anderson is ruled out of the fifth and final Test against India in Chennai due to "body soreness".
Dec 15, 08:11
England's captain Alastair Cook holds up the replica Ashes urn as England players 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, 2
Adelaide to host first day-night Ashes Test in December 2017
Adelaide will stage the first ever day-night Test match between Australia and England when the next Ashes series takes place next winter.
Dec 13, 10:00
Joe Root celebrates his century on day two of the third Test between South Africa and England on January 15, 2016
Alastair Cook: 'Joe Root ready to captain England'
Alastair Cook believes that Joe Root is "ready" to take over as England captain.
Dec 12, 10:08
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
England head coach Trevor Bayliss backs Alastair Cook to stay on as captain
England head coach Trevor Bayliss says that Alastair Cook can keep the captaincy for "as long as he wants it".
Dec 12, 09:15
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.
Dec 8, 12:31
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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


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