England in South Africa: Youngsters stood up to be counted - Chris Silverwood
20/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 181
England's youngsters "stood up to be counted" in the side's third-Test victory over South Africa in Port Elizabeth, says coach Chris Silverwood.
England in South Africa: Tourists win by an innings in Port Elizabeth
20/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 522
England seal their biggest away win in more than nine years in the third Test against South Africa to move 2-1 up with one match to play.
England in South Africa: Joe Root takes four wickets in Port Elizabeth
19/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 249
Captain Joe Root takes four wickets to push England closer to victory on the fourth day of the third Test against South Africa in Port Elizabeth.
South Africa v England: Dom Bess says 'it was time to pull my finger out'
18/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 63
England's Dom Bess said he felt it was "time to pull my finger out" before he took five wickets on the third day of the third Test against South Africa.
England in South Africa: Dom Bess takes five wickets in third Test
18/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 201
Dom Bess takes his maiden Test five-wicket haul to tighten England's grip on the third Test against South Africa on a weather-hit third day in Port Elizabeth.
England in South Africa: Ollie Pope & Ben Stokes hit hundreds in third Test
17/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 399
Ollie Pope scores his first Test century and Ben Stokes 120 to put England in a dominant position on day two of the third Test against South Africa.
South Africa v England: Ben Stokes and Ollie Pope give tourists edge
16/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 385
An unbroken stand of 76 between Ben Stokes and Ollie Pope gives England a slight edge over South Africa at the end of a fluctuating first day of the third Test in Port Elizabeth.
South Africa v England: Mark Wood likely to play with Jofra Archer injured
15/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 274
England fast bowler Jofra Archer is set to miss the third Test against South Africa in Port Elizabeth, with Mark Wood likely to play.
South Africa v England: Why we should enjoy the ups and downs of Joe Root's men
15/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 172
Ups and downs are the norm for the England Test team - they should be enjoyed, rather than endured.
India v Australia: David Warner and Aaron Finch hit tons in 10-wickets win
14/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 195
David Warner and Aaron Finch both strike unbeaten centuries as Australia hammer India by 10 wickets in the first one-day international in Mumbai.
Ashley Giles: Five-day Tests precious, says England director of men's cricket
08/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 470
England director of men's cricket Ashley Giles says five-day Tests are "precious" to him and the players.
England's James Anderson to have scan on side injury
08/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 124
England seamer James Anderson will have a scan on a side injury that limited his bowling on the final day of the thrilling second-Test win.
England in South Africa: Ben Stokes stars in thrilling 189-run win
07/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 747
England force a dramatic 189-run victory over South Africa late on day five of the second Test in Cape Town to level the series at 1-1.
England in South Africa: Hosts frustrate tourists after Dom Sibley century
06/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 297
England need eight wickets for victory on the final day of the second Test after being frustrated by South Africa's top order in Cape Town.
England in South Africa: James Anderson says 'age is irrelevant' after starring in second Test
05/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 86
England's James Anderson says "age is irrelevant" in considering how long he can keep playing after starring against South Africa in the second Test.
England in South Africa: Dom Sibley's 85 not out puts tourists in control
05/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 365
Dom Sibley makes an unbeaten 85 as England take total control of the second Test against South Africa on day three in Cape Town.
Rory Burns: England opener set to miss Sri Lanka tour
05/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 70
England opener Rory Burns is likely to miss the Sri Lanka series in March with the ankle injury which ended his tour of South Africa.
England in South Africa: Tourists fight back with ball to end day two on top
04/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 471
England fight back with the ball against South Africa to end day two on top in the second Test in Cape Town.
Virat Kohli: India captain 'not a fan' of four-day Tests
04/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 88
India captain and leading Test batsman Virat Kohli says he is "not a fan" of the proposal to reduce Test matches to four days.
England in South Africa: Tourists struggle with bat in Cape Town
03/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 746
England limp to 262-9 after another dismal batting display against South Africa on day one of the second Test in Cape Town.
England in South Africa: Rory Burns out of tour with football injury
02/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 805
Rory Burns will miss the rest of England's tour of South Africa after damaging his ankle playing football, while Jofra Archer is another fitness doubt before Friday's second Test.
England in South Africa: Jofra Archer an injury doubt for Cape Town Test
01/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 215
England bowler Jofra Archer is a doubt for the second Test against South Africa in Cape Town with an elbow injury.
England and Wales Cricket Board 'cautiously' supports four-day Tests
31/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 463
The England and Wales Cricket Board says they "cautiously" support four-day Tests as a possible way to ease the strain on players and the fixture list.
South Africa v England: Tourists lose first Test by 107 runs
29/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 964
South Africa claim a convincing 107-run victory as England collapse again in the first Test in Centurion.
Australia v New Zealand: Hosts secure crushing 247-run victory in Melbourne
29/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 79
Australia complete a 247-run victory over New Zealand on the fourth day in Melbourne to win the three-Test series with one match remaining.
Peter Siddle: Australia pace bowler retires from international cricket
28/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 56
Australia pace bowler Peter Siddle announces his retirement from international cricket.
South Africa v England: Rory Burns leads unlikely pursuit of 376
28/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 359
Rory Burns' unbeaten 77 gives England hope of chasing an unlikely 376 to beat South Africa in the first Test in Centurion.
South Africa v England: Tourists collapse as 15 wickets fall on second day
27/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 631
An England batting collapse gives South Africa the upper hand in the first Test as 15 wickets fall on an entertaining second day in Centurion.
South Africa v England: Sam Curran takes 4-57 on opening day of first Test
26/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 295
Sam Curran stars with the ball as England make a promising start against South Africa in the first Test of the series in Centurion.
South Africa v England: Archer, Broad & Leach continue recovery before Boxing Day Test
23/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 168
Jofra Archer, Stuart Broad and Jack Leach all take part in a nets session on Monday in preparation for England's opening Test.
England in South Africa: Joe Root will trust bowlers to decide on fitness
22/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 149
England will trust Jofra Archer, Stuart Broad and Jack Leach to decide if they are fit to play the first Test against South Africa after illness.
England in South Africa: Ollie Pope hits century in warm-up match
21/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 64
Ollie Pope scores his first century for England to steer the tourists to a lead of 302 over South Africa A on day two of the warm-up match in Benoni.
England in South Africa: Joe Denly hits century in final warm-up match
20/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 142
Joe Denly scores 103 as England impress with the bat on day one of their final tour match before the Test series against South Africa.
Big Bash League: Tom Banton scores maiden fifty as Brisbane Heat lose to Melbourne Stars
20/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 26
Tom Banton scores his maiden fifty in the Big Bash League but cannot prevent Brisbane Heat falling to a 22-run defeat against Melbourne Stars.
England in South Africa: Dom Bess and Craig Overton called up as illness hits camps
20/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 151
Somerset duo Dominic Bess and Craig Overton are called up by England for their tour of South Africa after the camp is hit by illness.
IPL auction: Eoin Morgan signs for Kolkata Knight Riders
19/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 124
England's Eoin Morgan, Jason Roy, Chris Woakes and Sam Curran all earn six-figure contracts in the Indian Premier League's player auction.
England in South Africa: James Anderson returns from injury in warm-up draw
18/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 103
James Anderson returns to England's attack as the under-strength tourists draw their two-day warm-up match against a Cricket South Africa Invitation XI in Benoni.
Arsenal: Freddie Ljungberg has flatlined and lifeless Gunners are heading south
15/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 607
One shot on target, six home games without a win - Arsenal are rudderless and in need of drastic action, says Phil McNulty.
Joe Root left out of England T20 squad for matches in South Africa
13/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 132
England Test captain Joe Root is left out of the squad for the three T20 internationals in South Africa.
Sri Lanka appoint Mickey Arthur as new head coach
05/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 27
Sri Lanka appoint former Pakistan, Australia and South Africa coach Mickey Arthur as their new head coach on a two-year contract.
Bob Willis: Tributes after former England cricket captain and Ashes hero dies
04/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 333
Former England captain Bob Willis has been hailed as a "phenomenal" cricketer following his death at the age of 70.
Bob Willis: Former England cricket captain dies aged 70
04/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 1,095
Former England captain Bob Willis, who took 325 Test wickets and was a hero of the 1981 Ashes, has died at the age of 70.
England in New Zealand: What did we learn from tourists' series defeat?
04/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 352
From batting big to bowling options - England's series defeat in New Zealand provided some answers, but some familiar questions remain.
England cricket team: Jeetan Patel appointed as spin bowling consultant
03/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 51
England appoint Jeetan Patel as their spin-bowling consultant for the tours of South Africa and Sri Lanka.
England in New Zealand: Joe Root 'proud' despite Test series defeat
03/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 362
Captain Joe Root says he is proud of the way England "learnt lessons quickly" in their series defeat in New Zealand.
England in New Zealand: Drawn second Test seals 1-0 series win for hosts
03/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 223
New Zealand seal a 1-0 series win over England as Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor centuries ensure a draw in the second Test in Hamilton.
Australia thrash Pakistan in Adelaide to win series 2-0
02/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 133
Australia wrap up a 2-0 series win against Pakistan after winning the day-night second Test by an innings and 48 runs.
England in New Zealand: Joe Root double century gives tourists hope in Hamilton
02/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 413
Captain Joe Root makes a double century but England face an uphill task to win the second Test against New Zealand.
England in New Zealand: Joe Root & Rory Burns hit centuries
01/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 326
Joe Root and Rory Burns score centuries for England but the second Test in New Zealand remains in the balance.
England in New Zealand: Hosts on top in second Test
30/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 236
England reach 39-2 in reply to New Zealand's 375 after two days of the second Test in Hamilton.
England in New Zealand: Tom Latham scores century in second Test
29/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 364
Tom Latham scores an unbeaten 101 as New Zealand frustrate England's bowlers on the opening day of the second Test in Hamilton.
James Anderson & Mark Wood to visit bowling camp in South Africa
25/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 97
James Anderson will continue his recovery from injury alongside Mark Wood at a specialist pace bowling camp in South Africa.
England in New Zealand: Joe Root says side 'cannot panic' after losing first Test
25/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 285
England "cannot panic and think it's the end of the world" after their crushing Test defeat by New Zealand, says Joe Root.
England in New Zealand: Hosts win first Test by innings & 65 runs
25/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 717
England are crushed in the first Test by New Zealand to lose by an innings and 65 runs at the Bay Oval.
England in New Zealand: BJ Watling hits 205 as tourists face battle to save Test
24/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 531
England face a tough battle to save the first Test against New Zealand after BJ Watling scores a superb double century on day four in Mount Maunganui.
England in New Zealand: Joe Root's side toil as BJ Watling hits century at Mount Maunganui
23/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 424
England's bowlers toil on day three of the first Test as BJ Watling's century puts New Zealand in control in Mount Maunganui.
England in New Zealand: Sam Curran stars on day two in Mount Maunganui
22/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 261
England reduce New Zealand to 144-4 after posting 353 on the second day of the first Test in Mount Maunganui.
England in New Zealand: Ben Stokes hits 67 not out on opening day of first Test
21/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 352
England make a promising start to the first Test in New Zealand with some patient batting on the opening day in Mount Maunganui.
England in New Zealand: Sam Curran preferred to Chris Woakes
20/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 221
England pick Sam Curran ahead of fellow all-rounder Chris Woakes for the opening Test in New Zealand, which starts at 22:00 GMT on Wednesday.
England in New Zealand: Jos Buttler hits century as tourists draw final warm-up
17/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 155
Jos Buttler hits a century but England have to settle for a draw in their final warm-up match against New Zealand A in Whangarei.
Joe Root: Ashley Giles says England reclaiming Ashes in Australia is captain's 'holy grail'
16/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 131
England Test captain Joe Root is backed to "lead and win in Australia" in 2020-21 by director of men's cricket Ashley Giles.
Joe Root and Chris Silverwood 'aligned' over plan to win back Ashes
14/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 152
England Test captain Joe Root says he and new coach Chris Silverwood are "aligned" on a two-year plan to win back the Ashes in Australia.
England beat New Zealand in super over to win T20 series 3-2
10/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 221
England beat New Zealand in another super over to win a remarkable final Twenty20 and take the series 3-2.
England in New Zealand: Dawid Malan hits century as tourists win fourth T20
08/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 139
Dawid Malan hits the fastest T20 century by an England player as the tourists crush New Zealand by 76 runs in Napier.
Jonny Bairstow added to England squad for New Zealand Test series
07/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 82
Jonny Bairstow is added to the England Test squad for the two-match series against New Zealand as back-up for the injured Joe Denly.
England in New Zealand: Tourists collapse to 14-run defeat in third T20
05/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 188
England lose five wickets in 18 balls as New Zealand win the third Twenty20 by 14 runs to take a 2-1 series lead in Nelson.
New Zealand beat England by 21 runs to level T20 series
03/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 151
New Zealand beat a wasteful England by 21 runs in Wellington to level the Twenty20 series at 1-1.
New Zealand v England: James Vince stars in seven-wicket win
01/11/2019 | sport | cricket | 117
James Vince's fluent half-century helps England begin their tour of New Zealand with a seven-wicket win in the first Twenty20.
New Zealand v England: Banton, Brown, Parkinson - who are the new players?
31/10/2019 | sport | cricket | 84
BBC Sport looks at the new faces in the England team as they prepare for five Twenty20s in New Zealand starting on Friday.
New Zealand v England T20: 'I couldn't lift my bowling arm,' says Adil Rashid
28/10/2019 | sport | cricket | 82
England's Adil Rashid says he "couldn't lift his bowling arm" before this summer's World Cup and has still not fully recovered from a shoulder injury.
MS Dhoni: India selector MSK Prasad says team will "move on" from former captain
24/10/2019 | sport | cricket | 90
India legend MS Dhoni's international career could be over after the team's chief selector says they are "moving on" from the wicketkeeper.
The Hundred is 'not a threat' to cricket traditions - ECB
23/10/2019 | sport | cricket | 316
The ECB's new competition The Hundred is not a "threat" to the traditions of cricket, chief executive Tom Harrison says.
The Hundred: Rashid Khan goes to Trent Rockets, Steve Smith and Mitchell Starc at Welsh Fire
20/10/2019 | sport | cricket | 318
Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan is the first pick in the inaugural The Hundred draft, Steve Smith and Mitchell Starc go to Welsh Fire.
Cricket World Cup final drama never to be repeated after ICC super over change
15/10/2019 | sport | cricket | 124
England's extraordinary win over New Zealand in the 2019 World Cup final will never be repeated after the boundary countback rule is abolished in ICC events.
Chris Silverwood: England appoint new head coach
07/10/2019 | sport | cricket | 364
England appoint bowling coach Chris Silverwood as head coach following Trevor Bayliss' departure.
India v South Africa: Rohit Sharma breaks record for most sixes in a Test
05/10/2019 | sport | cricket | 69
India's Rohit Sharma becomes the first batsman to score two hundreds in his first Test as opener and breaks the record for the most sixes in a Test.
The Hundred: Ben Stokes picked over Joe Root in England Test player draft
03/10/2019 | sport | cricket | 554
England all-rounder Ben Stokes is selected instead of Test captain Joe Root for Leeds-based Northern Superchargers in The Hundred.
The Hundred: Eoin Morgan, Chris Gayle & Steve Smith available for main draft
01/10/2019 | sport | cricket | 465
Leading internationals including Eoin Morgan, Chris Gayle and Steve Smith make themselves available for The Hundred next summer.
Essex win County Championship: Draw with Somerset confirms 2019 title
26/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 266
Essex are crowned county champions, while Somerset miss out again as the title decider ends in a dramatic draw at Taunton.
County Championship: Essex close to title after day three washout at Taunton
25/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 209
Essex are set to win their eighth County Championship as a day three washout means their game with Somerset should end in a draw.
County Championship: Somerset edge past 200 against Essex
24/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 115
Somerset keep their title hopes alive as a last-wicket stand of 59 takes them past 200 against Essex on a second rain-hit day.
Jonny Bairstow left out of England squad - Sibley, Crawley, Parkinson & Mahmood called up
23/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 765
Jonny Bairstow is left out of England's squad for the Tests in New Zealand, while uncapped quartet Matthew Parkinson, Dom Sibley, Zak Crawley and Saqib Mahmood are called up.
T20 Blast final: Essex Eagles beat Worcestershire Rapids to win title for first time
21/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 79
Essex Eagles beat Worcestershire Rapids by four wickets to win the T20 Blast for the first time in their history.
England: James Anderson & Stuart Broad should not play together now - Michael Vaughan
16/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 724
Bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad should not play together for England in the future, says former captain Michael Vaughan.
Ashes 2019: England-Australia combined XI as voted for by BBC Sport readers
16/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 141
BBC Sport reveals the England-Australia combined XI from the 2019 Ashes, as voted for by readers.
Steve Smith & Ben Stokes - the two men who lit up a World Cup & Ashes summer
16/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 662
Ben Stokes led England to World Cup glory and played one of the all-time great Ashes knocks, while Steve Smith plundered 774 runs in four Tests - but who was the player of the summer?
Ashes 2019: England level series after beating Australia in final Test
15/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 992
England end their memorable summer by earning a 2-2 draw in the Ashes with a 135-run defeat of Australia in the fifth Test.
Ashes 2019: Joe Denly's 94 puts England in control against Australia
14/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 668
Joe Denly narrowly misses out on a maiden century but still helps England into a match-winning position on the third day of the final Ashes Test.
Ashes 2019: Jofra Archer stars as England take first-innings lead over Australia
13/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 685
England end day two of the fifth Ashes Test with a lead of 78 runs over Australia, thanks to Jofra Archer's 6-62.
Ashes 2019: 'Hated' Mitchell Marsh the unlikely foe who ripped through England
12/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 248
Mitchell Marsh was not supposed to rip through England but a man who says he is hated in Australia proves to be the hosts' unlikely foe at The Oval.
Ashes 2019: Jos Buttler rallies for England after Australia's bowlers impress again
12/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 414
Jos Buttler's belligerent half-century rallies England following another familiar batting collapse on the first day of the fifth and final Ashes Test.
Ashes 2019: Joe Root says England must build towards Ashes in Australia
11/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 766
Captain Joe Root says England must build towards winning the Ashes in Australia in 2021-22 after failing to regain the urn this summer.
Ashes 2019: England replace Roy & Overton with Woakes & Curran for fifth Test at Oval
11/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 641
Jason Roy and Craig Overton are dropped from the England team for the fifth Ashes Test at The Oval, with Sam Curran and Chris Woakes coming in.
Ashes 2019: Joe Root should continue as captain, says ex-assistant coach Paul Farbrace
09/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 196
Joe Root should continue to lead England and the coaching set-up should not be split, says former assistant coach Paul Farbrace.
Ashes 2019: England unchanged for final Test against Australia
09/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 1,353
England name an unchanged squad for the fifth and final Ashes Test against Australia at The Oval.
Ashes 2019: Where did it go wrong for England against Australia?
08/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 406
From batting collapses to Steve Smith's brilliance, the reasons behind England's Ashes failure - and could we have predicted it all along?
Ashes 2019: Joe Root says he is right man to lead England after Australia defeat
08/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 486
Joe Root says he is still the right man to captain England despite failing to regain the Ashes from Australia.
Australia retain Ashes with thrilling win over England at Old Trafford
08/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 1,510
Australia finally break England's brave resistance to retain the Ashes with a 185-run victory in the fourth Test at Old Trafford.
Ashes 2019: 'Series in microcosm leaves England needing another greatest day'
07/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 680
A day that felt like the series in microcosm leaves England needing another greatest day, writes Stephan Shemilt.
Ashes 2019: England lose late wickets as Australia close in on Ashes
07/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 607
England's hopes of saving the Ashes fade with the loss of two late wickets on the fourth day of the fourth Test against Australia at Old Trafford.
Ashes 2019: Late England wickets give Australia control of fourth Test
06/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 657
England face a huge battle to save the Ashes after Australia take three late wickets on the third day of the fourth Test at Old Trafford.
Ashes 2019: Steve Smith 211 punishes wasteful England in fourth Test
05/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 1,000
Steve Smith's relentless 211 demoralises England and puts Australia in prime position to retain the Ashes after two days of the fourth Test.
Ashes 2019: 'Steve Smith and the wind steal England's momentum'
04/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 495
Ben Stokes bulldozed Australia's attack at Headingley, but Steve Smith undermined England's foundations like an army of termites at Old Trafford.
Ashes 2019: Steve Smith frustrates England in Old Trafford Test
04/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 274
Steve Smith again has the measure of England's bowlers on his return to the Australia side on a rain-shortened first day in the fourth Ashes Test.
Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes says England have 'forgotten' about Headingley heroics
03/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 275
Ben Stokes says his heroic innings at Headingley will count for nothing if England do not win the Ashes back from Australia.
Ashes 2019: Craig Overton replaces Chris Woakes in England side for Old Trafford Test
03/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 573
England captain Joe Root expects Craig Overton to show "character and fight" as he replaces Chris Woakes for the fourth Ashes Test.
Mithali Raj: India's record run-scorer retires from T20 internationals
03/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 16
India's Mithali Raj, the highest run-scorer in the women's international game, has announced her retirement from international T20s.
Ashes 2019: Joe Denly confirms he will swap with opener Jason Roy for fourth Test
02/09/2019 | sport | cricket | 582
Batsman Joe Denly confirms he will swap places with England opener Jason Roy for the fourth Ashes Test against Australia.
Ashes 2019: England's James Anderson out of rest of series
30/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 736
England's leading Test wicket-taker James Anderson will play no further part in the Ashes against Australia because of a calf injury.
Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes performs the impossible to give cricket another golden chance
27/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 1,258
Ben Stokes joins a list of sporting superheroes whose improbable exploits provide a communal experience - even for those who switched off the radio or left the ground.
Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes evokes memories of Ian Botham & Andrew Flintoff
25/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 548
Ben Stokes has played two innings of a lifetime in the space of six weeks - the latest fuelled by a "knock-off Nando's and two Yorkie bars".
Ben Stokes century leads England to epic Ashes-saving win at Headingley
25/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 2,944
Ben Stokes' astonishing 135 not out repeats his World Cup heroics and gives England one of their greatest victories to keep the Ashes alive.
Ashes 2019: England 'in with real shout' of third Test victory - Joe Denly
24/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 714
England are "in with a real shout" of completing their highest fourth-innings chase and beating Australia to level the Ashes, says batsman Joe Denly.
Ashes 2019: Joe Root fights to keep England's Ashes hopes alive
24/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 413
England's batsmen show some much-needed fight on day three of the third Test, but Australia still look set to retain the Ashes at Headingley.
Ashes 2019: England 67 all out as Australia close in on Ashes
23/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 2,502
England's hopes of regaining the Ashes look all but over after they are bowled out for 67 by Australia in the third Test at Headingley.
Ashes 2019: Jofra Archer 'flattered' by Dale Steyn comparison
22/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 445
England bowler Jofra Archer says he is "flattered" to be compared to South Africa great Dale Steyn after taking 6-45 on day one of the third Ashes Test.
Ashes 2019: Jofra Archer takes 6-45 as England bowl Australia out for 179
22/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 754
Jofra Archer takes 6-45 to help England bowl out Australia for 179 on a truncated first day of the third Ashes Test at Headingley.
Ashes 2019: England must 'try to capitalise' on Steve Smith absence - Joe Root
21/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 796
England have to "try to capitalise on the opportunity" of Steve Smith's absence from the third Ashes Test, says captain Joe Root.
England to host West Indies, Australia, Pakistan and Ireland in 2020
21/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 207
England will host West Indies, Australia, Pakistan and Ireland in men's international matches next year.
Ashes 2019: Glenn McGrath on Jofra Archer, Steve Smith and how the series stands
20/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 934
In his latest BBC Sport column, Glenn McGrath discusses Jofra Archer's impact on this series, and how Australia have to deal with his pace.
Ashes 2019: England named unchanged squad for third Australia Test
19/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 866
England name an unchanged squad for the third Ashes Test against Australia, which starts on Thursday at Headingley.
Ashes 2019: Australia repel England to draw second Test at Lord's
18/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 948
England fall four wickets short of a remarkable victory in the second Ashes Test as Australia survive a tense final hour at Lord's.
Ashes 2019: England-Australia second Test set for thrilling conclusion
17/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 1,031
The second Ashes Test is poised for a thrilling conclusion after a memorable fourth day in which the fast bowlers of England and Australia illuminated Lord's.
Ashes 2019: England charge cut short by rain at Lord's
16/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 400
England's charge through the Australia batting is halted by more rain on another wet day at Lord's.
England: Eoin Morgan wants to continue as captain - if back injury allows
16/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 96
England's World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan says he wants to carry on as skipper - if his troublesome back allows him to do so.
Ashes 2019: England bowled out for 258 by Australia in Lord's Test
15/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 691
England's fragile batting again buckles as they are bowled out for 258 on day two of the second Ashes Test against Australia at Lord's.
Ashes 2019: England captain Joe Root promises 'really good show' in second Australia Test
13/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 523
Captain Joe Root says his England side will "put in a really good show" as they attempt to level the Ashes series in the second Test at Lord's, starting on Wednesday.
Steve Smith: Why Australia's batting hero is more than just a cricket obsessive
11/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 633
Steve Smith may seem like a cricketing machine, but there is an entirely human interior to arguably the best player since Donald Bradman, says Australian commentator Geoff Lemon.
Ashes 2019: England's James Anderson defends Test selection against Australia
11/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 317
England bowler James Anderson says "there's nothing else we could have done" after he lasted only four overs of the first Ashes Test.
Ashes 2019: England drop Moeen Ali with Jack Leach recalled for second Test
09/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 798
England drop Moeen Ali and replace him in the squad with slow left-armer Jack Leach for the second Ashes Test against Australia.
Ashes 2019: Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc among wickets in Australia tour match
08/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 44
Josh Hazlewood takes three wickets and Mitchell Starc two as Australia keep the upper hand on day two of their tour match against Worcestershire.
Hashim Amla: South Africa batsman retires from international cricket
08/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 159
South Africa batsman and former captain Hashim Amla retires from international cricket at the age of 36.
Jofra Archer: England Ashes hopeful in the wickets again for Sussex second XI
07/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 125
Jofra Archer improves his chances of an England call-up for the second Ashes Test as he bowls 19 overs for Sussex second XI.
Ashes 2019: Australia beating England 5-0 not an outrageous prediction - Glenn McGrath
07/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 620
In his latest BBC Sport column, Glenn McGrath looks back at Australia's first Test win and makes a familiar prediction for the rest of the series.
Jofra Archer: Ashes hopeful takes 6-27 and hits century for Sussex second XI
06/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 83
Jofra Archer takes 6-27 and hits a century for Sussex's second XI as he targets an England call-up for the second Ashes Test.
Ashes 2019: England bowler James Anderson out of second Test
06/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 853
England bowler James Anderson to miss next week's match at Lord's due to the calf injury that curtailed his involvement in the Ashes opener.
Ashes 2019: Australia's thrashing of England reminiscent of the 1990s
05/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 451
Australia's victory in the first Ashes Test was retro cricket as England's Edgbaston experiment backfires spectacularly, writes Tom Fordyce.
Ashes 2019: Nathan Lyon stars on final day as Australia thrash England
05/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 1,881
England slump to a 251-run defeat in the first Ashes Test as a Nathan Lyon-inspired Australia go 1-0 up in the series at Edgbaston.
Ashes 2019: 'Steve Smith sends fairies and unicorns into a captain's mind'
04/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 385
England's plans to remove Steve Smith resembled trying to crack a safe by putting a begging bowl by the hinges, says Tom Fordyce.
Ashes 2019: Steve Smith leaves England facing battle to save first Test
04/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 879
Yet another Ashes century from Australia's Steve Smith, his second of the match, left England facing a huge battle to save the first Test at Edgbaston.
Ashes 2019: Australia lead England by 34 in first Test
03/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 676
England are once again searching for a way to remove Australia's Steve Smith after a see-saw third day left the first Ashes Test deliciously poised.
Ashes 2019: Rory Burns century anchors England in first Test
02/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 537
Rory Burns' maiden Test century leads a determined England batting effort on the second day of the first Ashes Test against Australia.
Cricket chiefs to meet MPs over TV rights, England's World Cup win and the Hundred
02/08/2019 | sport | cricket | 54
Cricket chiefs are to be questioned by MPs on how they can capitalise on England's World Cup triumph.