1. Natwest T20 Blast 2014: Picking a Team of the Tournament XI

    The 2014 Natwest T20 Blast signed off in style on Saturday with the Birmingham Bears pipping Lancashire Lightning to the title...

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  2. Is the England Lions XI Stronger Than the Current ODI Team?

    Could the England Lions beat the current England ODI team? The seniors start their latest ODI campaign against India on Monday still searching for the elusive formula for one-day success...

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  3. Sri Lanka vs. Pakistan, 1st ODI: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    After beating Pakistan 2-0 in the recent Test series, Sri Lanka will be looking to take that excellent form into the ODI arena. The first of three scheduled 50-over matches takes place in Hambantota on Saturday...

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  4. England vs. India: Ranking All 30 Players from the 2014 Test Series

    England thrashed India by an innings for the second successive game to clinch the Pataudi Trophy at the Oval on Sunday. Few can have predicted such an outcome after England's abject surrender in the second Test at Lord's...

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  5. Moeen Ali Shows Potential to Offer England Spin and Balance After Graeme Swann

    So, England's spin-bowling cupboard may not be so bare after all. Moeen Ali showed that he was more than just a part-timer by bagging a six-wicket haul in England's 266-run win over India in the third Test at Southampton...

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  6. England vs. India: Player Ratings for Alastair Cook's XI After 3rd Test

    After the debacle at Lord's, England returned to form with a crushing 266-run win over India in the third Test at the Ageas Bowl...

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  7. England Must Accept Only A Win Now Good Enough vs. India in 3rd Test

    There are only so many times a side can "take the positives" from a promising, if ultimately unsuccessful performance. There comes a time when you just have to win...

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  8. England's 5 Most Remarkable Test Wins That Followed Crushing Defeats

    In a year of embarrassing Test performances, England plummeted to new depths against India at Lord's. With major question marks about an inexperienced batting line-up, a misfiring ...

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  9. James Anderson-Ravindra Jadeja: 5 Key Questions Ahead of Hearing

    England fast bowler James Anderson will face a full disciplinary hearing on 1 August following accusations that he pushed and verbally abused India's Ravindra Jadeja during the first Test at Trent Bridge...

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  10. Zimbabwe vs. Afghanistan, 3rd ODI: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    After two comprehensive wins, Zimbabwe will be looking to seal series victory when they meet Afghanistan in the third game of a four-match series in Bulawayo on Tuesday...

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  11. Alastair Cook's Luck Deserts Him as Gary Ballance Makes Most of Good Fortune

    A gutsy century from Gary Ballance rescued what could have been a calamitous day for England against India at Lord's on Friday. There was no respite for the beleaguered Alastair Cook though, who was caught behind by a diving MS Dhoni for just 10...

    Chris Bradshaw Written by Chris Bradshaw about 1 month ago 605 reads 4 comments

  12. England Finally Get a Green Wicket, But Bowlers Blow Their Chance vs. India

    If Jimmy Anderson and Stuart Broad could dream up a perfect pitch to bowl on, the chances are that it would look something like the one on offer against India at Lord's...

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  13. 5 Minor Changes to Improve India for 2nd Test vs. England

    There's arguably never been a better time for India to enjoy Test success in England. The home side's captain, Alastair Cook, is under immense pressure and can't buy a run...

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  14. Joe Root's Heroics Against India Mustn't Mask Another Feeble England Collapse

    Joe Root stood tall amidst the carnage of yet another batting collapse as England's middle order once again misfired against India at Trent Bridge...

    Chris Bradshaw Written by Chris Bradshaw about 1 month ago 635 reads 5 comments

  15. Picking an England XI of Forgotten Test Players and One-Cap Wonders

    As Liam Plunkett's recent renaissance shows, being out of the England fold for a few years doesn't automatically mean an international career is over...

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  16. County Championship Team of the Week: Ben Stokes, Ashwell Prince, Aaron Finch

    There was a lack of what Ashley Giles would call "bum-nipping" finishes in the latest round of County Championship matches. Despite the dearth of final afternoon action, there was much to admire in this week's fixtures...

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  17. England Fall Short but James Anderson Delivers Test Masterclass for England

    While much of the talk before the first Test at Lord's was about a new era for English cricket, it was an old sweat who came closest to steering the home side to victory against Sri Lanka ...

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  18. England vs. Sri Lanka Test: What Hope for a Positive Result at Lord's?

    Recent history suggested that there would be a positive result in the first Test between England and Sri Lanka at Lord's. Just one of the past 11 Test matches at headquarters has ended in a draw ...

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  19. County Championship Team of the Week: Saeed Ajmal, Michael Carberry and More

    England Test rejects, unheralded journeymen and international stars were among the pick of the performers in the latest round of County Championship matches...

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  20. Assessing Sam Robson, Moeen Ali, Chris Jordan's Chances of England Test Debut

    There will be an unfamiliar look to the England Team at Lord's next week. The management signalled their intent for a fresh start after the Ashes debacle by naming Sam Robson, Chris Jordan and Moeen Ali in a 12-man squad...

    Chris Bradshaw Written by Chris Bradshaw about 3 months ago 423 reads 4 comments

  21. IPL 2014: Where Did It All Go Wrong for Delhi Daredevils?

    Injuries, misfiring stars and an anaemic bowling attack all played their part in what turned into a disastrous IPL 2014 for the Delhi Daredevils ...

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  22. Robin Uthappa or Glenn Maxwell? Predicting the Winner of the 2014 IPL Orange Cap

    The fight for the IPL Orange Cap looks to be a two-horse race with Robin Uthappa and Glenn Maxwell battling it out to be the competition's leading run scorer...

    Chris Bradshaw Written by Chris Bradshaw about 3 months ago 6,554 reads 3 comments

  23. County Championship 2014: Round 6 Team of the Week

    Yorkshire's thrashing of Warwickshire was the standout performance in the sixth round of County Championship fixtures which drew to a close today...

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  24. Kings XI Punjab vs. Kolkata, IPL 2014: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info, Preview

    The Kolkata Knight Riders need to win their next Indian Premier League (IPL) match on Sunday to keep in contention for a semi-final place. It will be tough going, though, as they visit the class act of the 2014 competition, Kings XI Punjab...

    Chris Bradshaw Written by Chris Bradshaw about 4 months ago 4,637 reads 0 comments

  25. Kolkata Knight Riders vs. Rajasthan Royals, IPL: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV

    With two wins and two losses apiece, Rajasthan Royals take on Kolkata Knight Riders on Tuesday, hoping to close the gap on Indian Premier League (IPL) leaders Kings XI Punjab. Venue: Abu Dhabi Date: April 29, 2014 Start time: 3:30 p...

    Chris Bradshaw Written by Chris Bradshaw about 4 months ago 1,835 reads 1 comments