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Tom Helm can claim to have been involved in a winning Ashes series – but only in the middle of the Barmy Army fan club. Any experience is useful when you look around at England’s gathering injury crisis and realise to your surprise that you might be one injury away from an Ashes call up. Seven...

1:31 PM GMT Vishal DikshitESPN How well can a captain plan his bowling strategies for an eight-over match? How often does a captain or coach say a total of 67 was two runs over par in an eight-over match against a line-up that had outclassed their bowling in the previous T20? How do you make sure that you plan well, for starters, and then your bowlers execute...

England may have to “play on the egos” of Australia’s batsmen if they are going to win the Ashes, and Stuart Broad feels he is just...

How often have numbers eight and nine in the batting order both scored centuries in the same Test innings, like Jason Holder and Shane Dowrich?asked...

Dinesh Chandimal (captain), Dimuth Karunaratne, Dhananjaya de Silva, Sadeera Samarawickrema, Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Thirimanne, Rangana Herath, Suranga...

Former Test batsman Thilan Samaraweera will be Sri Lanka’s batting coach leading up to the 2019 World Cup, SLC president Thilanga Sumathipala has...

Craig Overton has described a ban handed to him for using abusive language as “the turning point” of his career. Overton has emerged as a...

England will provide some major clues as to the identity of their team for the first Test of the Ashes when they name their side for this weekend’s...

Ashish Nehra walked out of international cricket in front of an adoring home crowd and with a comfortable win to India’s name, but he didn’t...

Sikandar Raza was Zimbabwe’s unlikely bowling hero on the third day at Queens Sports Club. After his fighting first-innings 80, Raza picked up...