There are 14 uncapped players in England's 55-man training party, including Essex batsman Dan Lawrence and Surrey spinner Amar Virdi, though they may have to wait for debuts if the hosts - currently fourth in the World Test Championship - operate at full strength in red-ball cricket. … [Read more...] about What next as West Indies arrive in England for three-Test series?
Under-18s coach David Holoubek stepped in for regular incumbent Jaroslav Silhavy and a team of such little experience did him proud. At times their defending was unsurprisingly found wanting but the Czech Republic were full of invention and creativity going forward and probably deserved a point. … [Read more...] about Czech Republic 1-2 Scotland: Clarke’s men unconvincing against makeshift hosts
Player watch: There could be more England debuts on Tuesday, with eyes particularly on Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish, who was an unused substitute against Iceland. Conor Coady, Kalvin Phillips and Ainsley Maitland-Niles will also be hoping for their first caps senior level. There may also be some rotation in goal, with Nick Pope and Dean Henderson waiting for their first minutes of the current Nations League campaign. … [Read more...] about Nations League on Sky: England set for changes as Cristiano Ronaldo remains doubtful for Portugal
Cricket is the 2nd biggest sport in the world behind soccer(fact) & the biggest day on the Aust sporting calendar is the Boxing Day test. We must try & do everything possible to keep it at the MCG this year. FYI- The Melb Cup & the AFL GF are the next biggest events in Aust ! … [Read more...] about India tour of Australia: Shane Warne wants CA to do everything to keep Boxing Day Test at the MCG
The Belgium striker, who is expected to sign a 12-month extension to his Chelsea contract, moved to Selhurst Park on loan for the second half of the 2018/19 season, when he scored six goals in 13 appearances. … [Read more...] about Michy Batshuayi: Crystal Palace aiming to bring Chelsea striker to Selhurst Park for second loan spell