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Silverwood named new head coach of England

Chris Silverwood has been named as England’s head coach across formats, replacing Trevor Bayliss, who stepped down from the position after the Ashes this year.  The other candidates in the running were Alec Stewart, Gary Kirsten and Graham Ford. However, Silverwood, the team’s fast bowling coach since 2017, was picked. …

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England announce squads for Tests and T20Is against New Zealand, Jonny Bairstow dropped!

England’s Wicket-Keeper batsman Jonny Bairstow has been dropped from their squad for the Upcoming two-match Test series against New Zealand whereas players like Matthew Parkinson, Dom Sibley, Zak Crawley and Saqib Mahmood have earned maiden Test call ups. Bairstow had been averaging just 20.25 in Tests this year. Jos Buttler …

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On this day, Yuvraj sent Stuart Broad packing for six sixes in six balls in the 2007 T20 WC

All-rounder Yuvraj Singh, known for his big-hitting skills, played a huge part in India’s World T20 Cup triumph way back in 2007. During the inaugural edition of the event in South Africa, Yuvraj smashed England pacer Stuart Broad for six sixes on this day twelve years ago in a crucial …

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James Anderson wants biased pitches in England

Test cricket’s most successful pace bowler, who was ruled out of the Ashes early, has opined that he wants to see surfaces that aid England in their home conditions. England failed to retain the Ashes at home for the first time in nearly two decades and Anderson puts it down …

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Australia aided by their lower order batting in the ongoing Ashes 2019

Australia put themselves in the driver’s seat in the Ashes 2019 series after notching up close to 500 in the first innings of the fourth Test. The story of the Aussie innings bore a similar pattern, with the openers failing to get going before Steven Smith recorded a potentially match-winning …

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Stats from Headingley: England’s rare feat and Ben Stokes’ magnificent knock

England levelled the Ashes in emphatic fashion at Headingley in the third Test of the Ashes with Ben Stokes making a sensational hundred and combining with Jack Leach in a 76-run partnership for the final wicket with the no.11 batsman making just one run. Quite a few records took a …

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England squad announced for first Ashes Test; Archer gets a call

England’s team for the first Ashes has been announced. Jofra Archer is all set to make his Test debut provided he remains fit whereas Ben Stokes has been reappointed as vice-captain. England Cricket Board has announced a 14-member squad for the first Ashes Test, scheduled to begin on August 1. …

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When Ireland happened to the ODI World Champions

England’s return to the Mecca of Cricket 10 days after their World Cup win at the very same venue turned tumultuous as Ireland, led by their veteran seamer who had played 12 years of his career on this ground, bowled them out for 85 inside a session. England, sporting a …

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