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    Galle rain keeps Root guessing on SL selection

    Agence France-Presse . Galle | Updated at 05:45pm on January 13, 2021

    Dark clouds and the threat of rain caused doubts for England captain Joe Root in choosing his side for the opening Test in Sri Lanka...

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    Root hopes his spin can help England win

    Agence France-Presse . Galle | Updated at 04:14pm on January 13, 2021

    England captain Joe Root will have no qualms about bowling his off-breaks during an upcoming two-Test series in Sri Lanka where the pitches are expected...

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    England get COVID-hit Sri Lanka Test series underway

    Agence France-Presse .Galle | Updated at 04:48pm on January 12, 2021

    Ten months after aborting their tour of Sri Lanka as the pandemic advanced, England will finally play the first Test on Thursday with the coronavirus...

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    Bairstow hails Kallis as 'fantastic addition'

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 05:04pm on January 08, 2021

    England's Jonny Bairstow Thursday said the addition of South African great Jacques Kallis as batting consultant is a ‘fantastic addition’ to their squad during the...

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    Trippier told friends to bet on Atletico move - English FA

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 05:11pm on January 06, 2021

    England defender Kieran Trippier told a friend to ‘lump on’ (bet heavily) his transfer from Tottenham Hotspur to Atletico Madrid, according to a written statement...

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    Uruguayan players' union brands English FA 'racist' for Cavani ban

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 05:20pm on January 05, 2021

    The Uruguayan Football Players' Association launched a scathing attack on the English Football Association on Monday for banning Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani over a...

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    England's Moeen positive for COVID-19 in Sri Lanka

    Agence France-Presse . Hambantota | Updated at 07:49pm on January 04, 2021

    England cricketer Moeen Ali has tested positive for Covid-19 in Sri Lanka, a day after the team arrived on the island, the country's cricket board...

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    Sri Lanka's cautious COVID welcome reassures England

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 07:02pm on January 04, 2021

    Beginning a Test tour with hazmat suits, disinfection spray and isolation would knock many athletes for six, but England's cricketers are grateful for the cautious...

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    FIFA suspends Trippier's 10-week ban

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 06:58pm on January 03, 2021

    FIFA has suspended Kieran Trippier's 10-week ban for breaching betting rules, freeing the England international to play for his club Atletico Madrid pending appeal. The...

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    England in SL to resume COVID-cancelled tour

    Agence France-Presse . Mattala | Updated at 04:21pm on January 03, 2021

    England's cricketers arrived in Sri Lanka Sunday to resume a Test tour cancelled in the early days of the Covid pandemic, in what officials hope...