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Steven Finn has a simple plan during this World Cup winter – take as many wickets as possible.
Captain Alastair Cook believes England can do “something very special” during the seven one-day international against Sri Lanka.
Hong Kong and Nepal are set to move their limited overs series to Colombo after rain washed away any chance of play for the fourth successive day.
Moeen Ali is determined to hold on to his place as England captain Alastair Cook's opening partner through the World Cup and beyond.
Moeen Ali added an explosive 21-ball half-century to his three wickets as England began their World Cup winter with a resounding 56-run Duckworth/Lewis victory over Sri Lanka A.
Geraint Jones has labelled Sam Billings a “special” talent as the young wicketkeeper-batsman joins the England Performance Programme squad for the first time.
Glamorgan have made good on this week’s promise to sign “an experienced top-order batsman” by securing South Africa’s Colin Ingram on a three-year contract under the Kolpak ruling.
Northamptonshire chief executive David Smith has announced that he is leaving the club after three years in his role.
Middle-order batsman Ian Cockbain, who scored a career-best 151 not out in June, has extended his contract with Gloucestershire until 2017.
Pakistan retained their 1-0 series lead after batting out a draw on the final day of the second Test against New Zealand in Dubai.
Steven Smith almost certainly confirmed his World Cup place as he struck a century to snatch a series-clinching three-wicket win over South Africa in Melbourne.
Shakib Al Hasan’s first format hundred in more than four years and his quartet of scalps gave Mashrafe Mortaza a winning start to his stint as Bangladesh one-day international captain and broke a 13-game hoodoo.
Nepal and Hong Kong endured a third washout in three days, leaving their Twenty20 series to be decided on Saturday if the weather permits.
Alastair Cook has announced that Moeen Ali will open the batting alongside him in Friday’s warm-up game with Sri Lanka A.
England Head Coach Peter Moores has reported a fully fit squad a day before the tourists’ first warm-up game for their seven one-day internationals with Sri Lanka.
Ahead of England’s seven-match one-day international series in Sri Lanka, ecb.co.uk's Callum Dent looks back at five of the best matches between the two teams over the years.
Former Australia left-hander Mike Hussey will captain a Prime Minister’s XI against England during their World Cup preparations in January.
The ECB has announced the winners of the fourth annual County Cricket Journalism Awards which recognise outstanding contributions towards the coverage of domestic cricket during the county season.
New Zealand surrendered a promising position to wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed’s hundred from number seven and now are at risk of losing the series on Friday.
The Twenty20 international series between Nepal and Hong Kong suffered a second false start after rain prevented any play for the second consecutive day in Dambulla.