Alastair Cook made available for start of Essex seasonAlastair Cook is made available to play for Essex in their first three County Championship matches, as well as three One-Day Cup games, by the ECB.
Mar 24, 17:37
Kevin Pietersen hails 'fantastic' Joe Root appointmentKevin Pietersen describes the decision to name Joe Root as England captain as "fantastic".
Mar 7, 19:59
Result: Eoin Morgan leads way in England warm-up winEngland beat a Vice Chancellor's XI by 117 runs ahead of their upcoming one-day series in the West Indies, with skipper Eoin Morgan top scoring for the tourists.
Feb 25, 22:19
Joe Root relishing "fiery" Ben Stokes partnershipNew England captain Joe Root says that Ben Stokes's "fiery" personality will be an asset when they take charge of the team.
Feb 17, 12:59
Joe Root: 'I will be an instinctive leader'New England captain Joe Root says that he will be an "instinctive" leader and vows to make his side "tough" to beat.
Feb 17, 12:43
Joe Root: 'I'm more than ready for England captaincy'Joe Root denies suggestions that he is too inexperienced to take on the England captaincy, pointing to his spell as vice-captain as a valuable learning curve.
Feb 15, 16:51
England's Ben Stokes wants fans to "fall in love" with Test cricket againBen Stokes is hopeful that England will make people "fall in love" with Test cricket again now that Joe Root is captain.
Feb 15, 11:13
Michael Vaughan: 'Joe Root ready-made for England captaincy'Michael Vaughan is confident that Joe Root is the right man to lead England after being selected by the ECB to replace Alastair Cook as Test captain.
Feb 13, 20:21
Joe Root succeeds Alastair Cook as new England Test captainThe England and Wales Cricket Board confirms that Joe Root has succeeded Alastair Cook as England's new Test captain.
Feb 13, 11:06
Stuart Broad: 'Joe Root right man for England captaincy'Stuart Broad backs Joe Root to take over the England captaincy from Alastair Cook, but says that he would be unable to say no to the offer if asked by the ECB board.
Feb 12, 17:07
Andrew Strauss speaks to Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Stuart Broad over England captaincy?England's director of cricket Andrew Strauss reportedly meets with Joe Root, Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad to discuss the Test captaincy.
Feb 10, 09:57
James Anderson: 'Joe Root obvious successor to England captain Alastair Cook'England bowler James Anderson says that Joe Root is the "obvious candidate" to replace Alastair Cook as captain.
Feb 8, 12:06
Alastair Cook: "Right time" to step down as England captainAlastair Cook insists that it is the "right time" for him to step down as England captain due to doubts that he can continue to commit himself 100% to the role.
Feb 7, 15:31
Ian Botham: 'Alastair Cook could beat Sachin Tendulkar record'Sir Ian Botham backs outgoing England captain Alastair Cook to become the leading Test runscorer of all time.
Feb 6, 18:06
Andrew Strauss: 'Alastair Cook was drained as captain'England's director of cricket Andrew Strauss admits that Alastair Cook had become "drained by the relentlessness of being England captain".
Feb 6, 16:56
Kevin Pietersen hints at England return after Alastair Cook retirementKevin Pietersen calls for his own return to the England side following the resignation of Alastair Cook as Test captain.
Feb 6, 13:26
Alastair Cook quits as England Test cricket captainAlastair Cook steps down as England's Test cricket captain with immediate effect.
Feb 6, 09:42
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
Trouble for Alastair Cook but England can bounce back in one-day internationalsSports Mole takes a look at how England can bounce back in the one-day internationals with India after their humiliation in the Test series.
Dec 21, 10:51
Geoffrey Boycott backs Joe Root to replace Alastair Cook as England captainFormer 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: '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 undecided over future as England Test captainAlastair 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
Result: England suffer innings defeat in final Test with IndiaEngland's misery in the Test series with India ends with defeat by an innings and 75 runs in the fifth and final match in Chennai.
Dec 20, 10:46
Karun Nair hits triple century as England wilt in final TestEngland must fight to save the final Test with India after Karun Nair hit an unbeaten triple century on day four in Chennai.
Dec 19, 11:50
Moeen Ali hits century as England start well in fifth TestMoeen Ali hits his fifth Test century as England reach stumps on day one of the fifth Test against India on 284-4.
Dec 16, 11:10
England bowler James Anderson ruled out of final Test against IndiaEngland bowler James Anderson is ruled out of the fifth and final Test against India in Chennai due to "body soreness".
Dec 15, 08:11
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
England head coach Trevor Bayliss backs Alastair Cook to stay on as captainEngland head coach Trevor Bayliss says that Alastair Cook can keep the captaincy for "as long as he wants it".
Dec 12, 09:15
Keaton Jennings describes England debut as "surreal" after scoring centuryKeaton 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
Keaton Jennings hits century on England debutKeaton Jennings hits a century on his England debut on the first day of the fourth Test with India.
Dec 8, 11:18
Keaton Jennings to make Test debut for England in fourth clash against IndiaAlastair 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
England head coach Trevor Bayliss expects Alastair Cook to be 2017 Ashes captainEngland head coach Trevor Bayliss expects Alastair Cook to remain as captain for the 2017-18 Ashes series in Australia.
Dec 6, 10:57
Keaton Jennings, Liam Dawson called up to England squad for remaining India TestsKeaton 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: '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
India outplay England to put tourists 56 runs behind on day three of third TestIndia are in full control of the third Test against England as the tourists end day three 56 runs adrift on Mohali.
Nov 28, 11:08
Jonny Bairstow stars but England struggle against India in MohaliEngland are indebted to an innings of 89 from Jonny Bairstow as they struggle on the opening day of the third Test with India in Mohali.
Nov 26, 12:04
Result: India ease to win over England in second TestEngland lose their final eight wickets for just 71 runs as India wrap up a 246-run victory in the second Test match in Visakhapatnam.
Nov 21, 09:40
Alastair Cook falls to final ball as England left needing 318 to beat IndiaEngland skipper Alastair Cook falls to the final ball on day four of the second Test against India to deflate England's spirited fightback in Visakhapatnam.
Nov 20, 12:23
India in command as England struggle with batEngland face a huge task to avoid losing the second Test against India after their top order struggled on day two in Visakhapatnam.
Nov 18, 11:27
Chris Woakes could be rested for England's second Test against IndiaEngland captain Alastair Cook reveals that Chris Woakes could be rested for the second Test against India.
Nov 16, 11:04