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    Stokes 'proud' as England captaincy looms into view

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 05:37pm on June 30, 2020

    Ben Stokes said he was ‘proud’ to be in a position where he might replace Joe Root as England skipper against the West Indies, even...

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    Pakistan cricket squad in UK test negative for coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 04:59pm on June 30, 2020

    All 20 players and 11 management personnel in the Pakistan touring party have tested negative for coronavirus since arriving in Britain, the England and Wales...

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    Broad uses psychologist to prepare for Tests

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 03:54pm on June 29, 2020

    England pace bowler Stuart Broad has spoken to a sports psychologist to prepare for Test cricket’s return behind closed doors. England start a three-Test series...

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    West Indies to wear 'Black Lives Matter' logo for England Tests

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 03:44pm on June 29, 2020

    The West Indies cricket team will wear ‘Black Lives Matter’ logos on their shirts during next month’s Test series against England in a show of...

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    ‘If you play for England, we will shoot you’

    Press Trust of India . London | Updated at 10:07pm on June 28, 2020

    ‘If you play for England, we will shoot you’ -- that’s the kind of death threats former England all-rounder Phillip DeFreitas claims to have received...

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    Archer ‘a major threat’ for Pak

    Agence France-Presse . Karachi | Updated at 10:05pm on June 28, 2020

    Pakistan batting coach and former cricketing great Younis Khan singled out fast-rising paceman Jofra Archer as a ‘major threat’ in his team’s forthcoming matches against...

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    Coronavirus-depleted Pakistan cricket squad leave for England

    Agence France-Presse . Lahore | Updated at 04:57pm on June 28, 2020

    The Pakistan cricket squad left Sunday for their England tour without 10 players who had tested positive for coronavirus. Test skipper Azhar Ali said Pakistan...

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    Virdi hopes to follow fellow Sikh Panesar

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:15pm on June 27, 2020

    Amar Virdi wants to follow the example of fellow Sikh spinner Monty Panesar by establishing himself in the England Test side. Virdi, an uncapped 21-year-old...

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    10 players left off Pakistan’s England tour

    Agence France-Presse . Karachi | Updated at 10:13pm on June 27, 2020

    Pakistan’s cricket team will leave for its tour of England today without 10 players who tested positive for coronavirus at least once this week, the...

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    Pakistan set to arrive for England Test tour despite virus fears

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 04:17pm on June 27, 2020

    Pakistan will arrive for their tour of England at the weekend even though several potential squad members have tested positive for the coronavirus, cricket chiefs...