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    Players free to quit tour if they are down: Root

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:29am on January 02, 2021

    England captain Joe Root says any of the players on the forthcoming tour of Sri Lanka who feel they are not in the right place...

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    England all clear to embark on Sri Lanka tour

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 07:17pm on January 01, 2021

    England will fly as planned to Sri Lanka on Saturday for their two-Test series after all the touring party tested negative for coronavirus, the England...

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    Women’s cricket team to get WC winning coach

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on December 26, 2020

    Former head coach of the England women’s cricket team Mark Robinson is set to take charge of the Bangladesh national women’s cricket team for two...

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    UK farmers face double uncertainty with Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . Christs Hospital | Updated at 10:24pm on December 26, 2020

    David Exwood’s glossy, chestnut-brown Sussex cattle are brought in during the winter months and, apart from the bellowing that comes from their barns, his 1,000...

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    British Cold War double agent George Blake dies in Russia

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 06:39pm on December 26, 2020

    George Blake, a famous ‘mole’ in British intelligence who spied for the Soviet KGB during the 1950s before fleeing across the Iron Curtain, has died...

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    Former England batsman Edrich dies

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 05:42pm on December 25, 2020

    England's former ‘fearless’ opening batsman John Edrich has died at the age of 83, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced on Friday. Diagnosed with...

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    Trippier hit with 10 week ban for betting breaches

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 09:22pm on December 23, 2020

    England international Kieran Trippier has been banned for 10 weeks and fined £70,000 ($94,000) for breaching betting rules, the Football Association announced on Wednesday. The...

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    England cricketers exempt from UK travel ban

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 05:34pm on December 23, 2020

    The England team will be allowed to fly to Sri Lanka despite flights from Britain being suspended because of a new coronavirus strain, the island's...

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    Britain, France ease transport ban to keep supply chains intact

    Agence France-Presse. London | Updated at 11:28am on December 23, 2020

    France and Britain will reopen cross-border travel Wednesday after a snap 48-hour ban to curb the spread of a new coronavirus variant threatened UK supply...

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    England hire Kallis as batting consultant for SL tour

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 08:44pm on December 21, 2020

    South African cricket icon Jacques Kallis will be a batting consultant for England's tour of Sri Lanka, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced on...