Mathews hits ton on hard-fought first day
22/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 478
Angelo Mathews grinds out a century for Sri Lanka as England's bowlers toil on a hard-fought first day of the second Test in Galle.
Stokes and Archer return for India tour
21/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 548
All-rounder Ben Stokes and fast bowler Jofra Archer return to the England squad for the first two Tests of the tour of India.
Sheds, kippers and the odd faux pas - how the TMS team delivered commentary in unique circumstances
21/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 165
TMS producer Adam Mountford details the challenges - and fun - involved in delivering radio commentary from bedrooms and attics across the country.
'Nice to see opposition under pressure'
19/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 179
England coach Chris Silverwood says it is "always nice to see the opposition under pressure" following Australia's stunning defeat by India.
'One of India's greatest ever wins'
19/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 63
India's series-clinching victory over Australia at the Gabba is one of their "greatest wins ever" according to former batsman Mohammad Kaif.
India stun Australia for series win
19/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 1,651
India pull off an astonishing run-chase to inflict Australia's first defeat at the Gabba since 1988 and take one of the all-time great series.
'Postman' Poulter to deliver again?
18/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 267
Europe captain Padraig Harrington warns that some of Europe's older players may miss out on the delayed Ryder Cup but with qualifying resuming this week, Iain Carter predicts who will be in the 12.
Australia set India 328 for victory
18/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 319
India will need to bat out the final day of the fourth Test against Australia in Brisbane to retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.
England wrap up victory over Sri Lanka
18/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 473
Jonny Bairstow and Dan Lawrence help England seal victory over Sri Lanka on the final morning of the first Test in Galle.
England close in on win over Sri Lanka
17/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 411
England need 36 runs on the final day to win the first Test against Sri Lanka despite losing three wickets in a chaotic final session in Galle.
India keep hopes alive with fightback
17/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 241
A remarkable recovery with the bat gives India an excellent chance of a draw in the decisive fourth Test against Australia.
Thirimanne leads Sri Lanka fightback
16/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 373
Lahiru Thirimanne's unbeaten 76 frustrates England as a spirited Sri Lanka rally on the third day of the first Test in Galle.
Australia remain on top in decisive Test
16/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 252
Australia hold the advantage after a rain-affected second day in the decisive fourth Test against India in Brisbane.
Root's 168 not out helps England dominate
15/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 476
Captain Joe Root scores his first Test century since 2019 to help England build a substantial lead over Sri Lanka in the first Test in Galle.
Bess takes 5-30 as England seize control
14/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 509
Dom Bess takes 5-30 as a dreadful Sri Lanka batting display leaves England in control after day one of the first Test at Galle.
India secure memorable draw in third Test
11/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 1,021
India show incredible defiance to bat out the final day in a memorable draw with Australia in the third Test.
Smith ends 16-month wait for Test hundred
08/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 435
India reach 96-2 after Steve Smith's 131 helps Australia's post 338 on day two of the third Test in Sydney.
Pucovski impresses on a debut four years in the making
07/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 201
Will Pucovski impresses with 62 on long-awaited debut, having overcome nine concussions and mental health issues to reach the biggest stage.
Crawley expects to open in Sri Lanka
06/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 191
England batsman Zak Crawley says it is "quite likely" he will open the batting in the two-Test tour of Sri Lanka.
NZ thrash Pakistan to top Test rankings
06/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 226
New Zealand rise to the top of the world Test rankings after they thrashed Pakistan by an innings and 176 runs to win the series 2-0.
'He sneaks up on you, you don't hear him coming'
06/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 150
Modest and likeable off the pitch but a fast-bowling demon on it - the story of India's pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah.
Williamson scores 238 as NZ take charge
05/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 207
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson hits his fourth Test double century as his side take charge of the second Test against Pakistan.
I feel 'absolutely fantastic' - Anderson
04/01/2021 | sport | cricket | 247
England's James Anderson says he feels "absolutely fantastic" and in as good shape as he has been in his 30s before two-Test tour of Sri Lanka.
India thrash Australia to level series
29/12/2020 | sport | cricket | 660
India beat Australia by eight wickets with a day to spare in the second Test in Melbourne to level the four-match series.
Australia collapse against India
28/12/2020 | sport | cricket | 352
Australia face an uphill task to avoid defeat by India in the second Test after collapsing on the third day in Melbourne.
Rahane's fine ton puts India in control
27/12/2020 | sport | cricket | 259
Stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane's brilliant unbeaten century gives India control of the second Test against Australia on day two.
India 36 all out in huge Australia win
19/12/2020 | sport | cricket | 729
India are bowled out for 36 - their lowest total in Test cricket - as Australia win the first Test in Adelaide by eight wickets.
Australia collapse as India open up lead
18/12/2020 | sport | cricket | 335
India take the upper hand as 15 wickets fall on day two of a fast-moving first Test against Australia in Adelaide.
England recall Moeen for Sri Lanka tour
11/12/2020 | sport | cricket | 358
England recall Moeen Ali and Jonny Bairstow but rest Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer for the two Tests in Sri Lanka next month.
Malan hits 99 not out to seal series win
01/12/2020 | sport | cricket | 352
Dawid Malan hits 99 not out off 47 balls as England beat South Africa by nine wickets to complete a 3-0 Twenty20 series win.
England seal series win in South Africa
29/11/2020 | sport | cricket | 479
Dawid Malan helps England edge to a four-wicket win over South Africa to wrap up the Twenty20 series with a game to spare.
Bairstow powers England to win in opener
27/11/2020 | sport | cricket | 469
Jonny Bairstow makes his highest Twenty20 international score as England beat South Africa by five wickets in the series opener in Cape Town.
Mumbai beat Delhi to win fifth IPL title
10/11/2020 | sport | cricket | 154
Mumbai Indians win a fifth Indian Premier League title with a comprehensive victory over Delhi Capitals in the final.
Dhoni's milestone, super overs & Kohli's kit bag - IPL social
21/10/2020 | sport | cricket | 37
Veteran MS Dhoni becomes the first man to play 200 IPL games, super over Sunday lights up the tournament, plus a look at what's in Kohli's kit bag and more in this week's IPL social.
County Championship to return in 2021
16/10/2020 | sport | cricket | 376
The County Championship will return next summer with the 18 first-class counties split into three groups.
Archer haunts Warner - IPL social
14/10/2020 | sport | cricket | 35
IPL Social brings you the best of the action, reaction and behind-the-scenes stories from the past week in the Indian Premier League.
Stokes arrives, De Villiers sings Backstreet Boys & Kohli breaks into bhangra - IPL Social
07/10/2020 | sport | cricket | 62
Ben Stokes lands in the UAE, AB De Villiers sings Backstreet Boys and Virat Kohli breaks into a bhangra dance, plus more in this week's IPL social.
Notts beat Surrey for second T20 title
04/10/2020 | sport | cricket | 106
Notts Outlaws beat Surrey by six wickets at Edgbaston to become T20 Blast champions for the second time.
Incredible T20 comebacks, super over drama & Pooran defies gravity - IPL social
29/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 70
Rajasthan Royals win after the most incredible T20 comeback, Virat Kohli's Royal Challengers Bangalore come out on top after super over, plus more in this week's IPL social.
Jones helps England thrash West Indies
28/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 122
Amy Jones hits 55 from 37 balls to help England to a 44-run victory over West Indies in the fourth Twenty20 at Derby.
Essex claim Bob Willis Trophy with draw
27/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 399
Essex and Somerset draw the first Bob Willis Trophy final but Essex take the trophy with a first-innings lead.
Lammonby century gives Somerset chance
26/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 203
Somerset opener Tom Lammonby scores a sparkling 116 against Essex as the Bob Willis Trophy final is set for a close finish.
England seal series win over West Indies
26/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 125
England cruise to a 20-run win over West Indies to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match Twenty20 series in Derby.
England stars shine, Jofra predicts his four sixes & Gayle celebrates in the bubble - IPL Social
23/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 55
The Universe Boss celebrates his birthday, Sam Curran takes on Tom Curran, super over drama, plus more in this week's IPL Social.
Australia win series in thriller
16/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 928
Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey lead Australia to a three-wicket win over England to claim the one-day series 2-1.
Australia collapse hands England victory
13/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 715
England claim an astonishing 24-run victory as Australia crumble in the second one-day international at Old Trafford.
England lose first ODI to Australia
11/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 579
England fall to a 19-run defeat against Australia despite Sam Billings' maiden international century in the first ODI at Old Trafford.
Malan moves to top of T20 rankings
09/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 287
England batsman Dawid Malan goes to number one in the Twenty20 batting rankings following the 2-1 series win over Australia.
IPL social - Kohli living in luxury & Gayle 'ready for school'
09/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 36
Players are lapping up luxury hotels while Chris Gayle says he's "ready to go back to school", plus more in this week's IPL social.
Australia edge past sloppy England
08/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 454
Australia beat England with three balls to spare to claim a consolation five-wicket win in the final Twenty20 at the Ageas Bowl.
Buttler guides England to series win
06/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 845
Jos Buttler guides England to a six-wicket victory over Australia in the second Twenty20 international to clinch the three-match series.
Former England batsman Bell to retire
05/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 503
Warwickshire's former England batsman Ian Bell - a five-time Ashes winner - will retire at the end of the 2020 domestic season.
England fight back for stunning win
04/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 753
England pull off a remarkable fightback to beat Australia by two runs in a thrilling first Twenty20 international at the Ageas Bowl.
Pakistan beat England in final-ball thriller
01/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 396
Pakistan beat England by five runs in a gripping third Twenty20 international that comes down to the final ball - meaning the series is drawn 1-1.
Root left out of T20 squad for Australia
31/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 660
England Test captain Joe Root is left out of England's Twenty20 squad for the three-game series against Australia.
England chase 196 to beat Pakistan
30/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 662
England brilliantly chase 196 to beat Pakistan by five wickets in the second Twenty20 international at Emirates Old Trafford.
Banton shines before rain ruins first T20
28/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 269
England's Tom Banton announces himself on the international stage with 71 off 42 balls in the washed out opening Twenty20 against Pakistan.
Anderson targeting 2021-22 Ashes tour
27/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 332
James Anderson says he wants to be part of the England squad to tour Australia for the next Ashes series in 2021-22.
Find out who was named England's Test player of the summer
25/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 82
Find out who BBC Sport readers have chosen as England's Test player of the summer.
Root wants me in Australia - Anderson
25/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 345
James Anderson says he has been told by England captain Joe Root that he wants him to tour Australia for the next Ashes series in 2021-22.
Test drawn on Anderson's historic day
25/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 1,050
England have to settle for a draw in the final Test against Pakistan on the day that James Anderson becomes the first fast bowler to reach 600 Test wickets.
Anderson reaches 600 Test wickets
25/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 686
England's James Anderson becomes the first fast bowler to reach 600 Test wickets.
England frustrated in final Test
24/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 697
England's push for victory and James Anderson's quest for a 600th Test wicket are obstructed by the weather and Pakistan's stubborn resistance on day four of the final Test.
Anderson is England's 'GOAT' - Bess
23/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 125
James Anderson is English cricket's "GOAT" (greatest of all time), according to team-mate Dom Bess.
England force Pakistan to follow on
23/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 768
England force Pakistan to follow on on day three of the final Test at Ageas Bowl despite a defiant century by visiting captain Azhar Ali.
'Belief' led to Buttler turnaround
22/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 393
Jos Buttler says he had to believe he could turn things around after thinking he was set to be dropped by England.
Crawley's 267 leads England run-fest
22/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 734
Zak Crawley's superlative 267 and 152 from Jos Buttler leads an England run-fest on the second day of the final Test against Pakistan at the Ageas Bowl.
'Classy Crawley shows he belongs'
21/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 260
How Zak Crawley's classy maiden Test century is years in the making, and confirmation he belongs at the highest level.
Crawley's ton puts England on top
21/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 858
Zak Crawley's sparkling maiden Test century puts England in command of the third and final Test against Pakistan on day one in Southampton.
How do you solve a problem like bad light?
18/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 533
Brighter floodlights? New playing times? Financial penalties? BBC pundits attempt to solve one of cricket's oldest issues.
England and Pakistan draw rain-hit Test
17/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 331
England and Pakistan play out an inevitable draw in the second Test at the Ageas Bowl.
Rizwan and weather frustrate England
14/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 398
England are frustrated by gritty Pakistan batting and more bad weather on day two of the second Test at the Ageas Bowl.
England-Australia matches confirmed
14/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 85
England will play three Twenty20s and three one-day internationals against Australia next month.
'I get goosebumps playing with Anderson'
13/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 21
All-rounder Sam Curran says he gets goosebumps playing alongside England's record wicket-taker James Anderson.
Bowlers put England on top in second Test
13/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 454
England's bowlers grab the upper hand in the second Test against Pakistan on a weather-affected first day at the Ageas Bowl.
Root backs Anderson before second Test
12/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 315
England bowler James Anderson is backed by captain Joe Root to return to "the peak of his powers" before second Test against Pakistan.
Woakes & Buttler earn thrilling win
08/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 1,027
England snatch a riveting three-wicket victory over Pakistan in the first Test at Emirates Old Trafford thanks to Chris Woakes and Jos Buttler.
Stokes keeps England in first Test
07/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 900
England are clinging on in the first Test against Pakistan after a Ben Stokes-led fightback on a fluctuating third day at Emirates Old Trafford.
Pakistan dominate woeful England
06/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 908
England are already facing defeat in the first Test after a Shan Masood-inspired Pakistan dominate the second day at Emirates Old Trafford.
England frustrated on shortened day one
05/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 512
England endure a difficult start to the first Test against Pakistan on a frustrating opening day at Emirates Old Trafford.
Ireland chase 329 to stun England
04/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 472
Paul Stirling and Andrew Balbirnie hit centuries as Ireland shock England to win a thrilling third one-day international.
Why this is England's best fast-bowling attack since Trueman
03/08/2020 | sport | cricket | 418
Six bowlers, four places - comedian and BBC cricket statistician Andy Zaltzman analyses who should make the cut for England's first Test against Pakistan.