West Indies had been scheduled to visit England for three Tests in June but the tour was pushed back due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is now looking at hosting the series in July. … [Read more...] about West Indies cricket board approves tour to England
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"From a planning point of view, we have got everything in place. We're ready for it, but clearly we don't want to stray outside of government guidelines and government decision-making," said Elworthy. England on Friday (May 29) released names of 55 players, who have been asked to return to training. … [Read more...] about After concussion substitute, will see Covid 19 substitute in England Test series?
Cook, born on Christmas Day in 1984, was the gift that kept on giving for England. Plucked from the county circuit as a prodigy who already had a double century for Essex against Australia, Cook piled on the Test runs for his country, including a ton on his debut in 2006 against India. On this day in 2015, the then-captain Cook passed his Essex mentor Graham Gooch to become England's all-time leading Test run-scorer during an innings of 75 against New Zealand at Headingley. Not content with overtaking Gooch's mark of 8,900 runs, Cook went on to achieve another May 30 feat 12 months later, becoming the first Englishman to tally 10,000 Test runs. He reached that total on the way to England securing a nine-wicket win over Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street. … [Read more...] about On this day in sport: Babe Ruth’s farewell, Liverpool rock Roma, Tyson topples Thomas and Cook’s twin feats
"I looked round and he came in having to duck to get under the door. I couldn't get over the size of him. We did a couple of rounds. Afterwards, we were sat on the apron ring and I said to him, 'you should stick to this and no doubt you could become a world champion.'' … [Read more...] about Martin Rogan toppled Audley Harrison and fought Tyson Fury during remarkable success story
As such, he was charged by on-field umpires Ian Gould and Shaun George, third umpire Aleem Dar and fourth umpire Bongani Jele under article 2.1.7, which relates to "using language, actions or gestures which disparage or which could provoke an aggressive reaction from a batsman upon his/her dismissal during an international match. … [Read more...] about Kagiso Rabada fined 15% of match fee, slapped with a demerit point