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Ahead of the start of England’s Test summer, Barney Ronay in the Guardian muses on Alastair Cook‘s prolific county scoring, after giving up the captaincy, and wonders if he is set for a “Gooch-like late career surge”. With Test cricket precariously placed and England’s top...

Virat Kohli was born on the fifth of November 1988, Joe Root on the 30th of December 1990. Between those dates Kane Williamson and Steve Smith also entered...

Jamie Overton should still be able to play “a significant part” in Somerset’s season, despite being diagnosed with a ‘hot-spot’...

Never mind the bilateral white-ball series that no-one will even remember took place; never mind another major tournament failure that no-one will forget,...

It is late afternoon at Adelaide Oval. The dry heat – penal in early February – creates a shimmering, glassy light across the field once...

I recently worked out that in my lengthy playing career I managed to register every score from 0 (quite enough of those) to 73. Who holds the Test record...

Gary Ballance‘s prospects of a Test recall at Lord’s next month have been given a boost by his appointment as England Lions captain for...

To get into the County Ground at Derby, you have to go around the Pentagon. It’s a roundabout with an impressive name. On the Pentagon is a giant...

Stuart Broad remains hopeful of being fit for Nottinghamshire’s Royal London Cup final against Surrey on July 1, as well as the first Test against...

Alex Hartley is refreshingly honest about her England debut against Pakistan last June: “I bowled really badly.” “Most people go into...