Alastair Cook 243 puts England in control of day-night Test against West IndiesAlastair Cook registers 243 as England tighten their grip on West Indies on day two of the day-night Test at Edgbaston.
Aug 18, 21:16
England dominate West Indies at Edgbaston on day one of first TestAlastair Cook and Joe Root both hit centuries as England reach 348-3 at the end of day one of their historic day-night Test against West Indies at Edgbaston.
Aug 17, 21:56
Mark Stoneman replaces Keaton Jennings for England's Test against West IndiesEngland captain Joe Root makes one change to the team for the day-night Test against West Indies, as Mark Stoneman comes in for Keaton Jennings.
Aug 16, 12:46
Joe Root reflects on "big move forward"England skipper Joe Root says that his side have taken a "big move forward" by defeating South Africa.
Aug 13, 12:45
England, South Africa share spoils on opening day of final TestEngland end the opening day of the fourth and final Test match with South Africa at Old Trafford on 260-6.
Aug 4, 18:42
Result: South Africa thrash England to level Test seriesSouth Africa record a 340-run win over England in the second Test match at Trent Bridge, a result which levels the four-game series.
Jul 17, 15:02
England survive Alastair Cook scare to hold on against South AfricaSouth Africa remain in control heading into day four of their second Test meeting with England, sitting 474 runs in front after frustrating their opponents.
Jul 16, 18:55
England in control against South Africa at end of day threeEngland are 216 runs ahead of South Africa after beginning their second innings in impressive style, reaching 119-1 come the end of play at Lord's.
Jul 8, 18:54
Joe Root impresses in first Test as England captainJoe Root scores an unbeaten 184 in his first outing as Test captain to help England recover against South Africa at Lord's.
Jul 6, 18:58
Joe Root 'to be eased out of England's Twenty20 side'England Test captain Joe Root is to be overlooked for Twenty20 selection until after the summer to reduce his workload, according to a report.
May 5, 13:21
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