Entirely true, though the obvious questions the statement provokes are ‘Why not?’ and ‘Who did all the chopping and changing?’.
Many see today's defeat to Bangladesh as representing English cricket's lowest ebb, especially in ODI cricket.
England have been knocked out of the cricket World Cup in the group stage after another dispiriting performance that saw them lose by 15 runs to Bangladesh.
England’s use of statistical analysis was a key component in their three Ashes victories under Andy Flower but there is a sense that it has weighed too heavily on their approach to batting in one-day cricket.
Eoin Morgan said that England will not be taking Bangladesh lightly in their crucial group match on Monday in Adelaide but admitted that his side expect to win.
It’s definitely helped me.
There were wins for Ireland over Zimbabwe and Pakistan over South Africa today at the ICC Cricket World Cup.
Kevin Pietersen claims he has received a number of offers this week as he ponders whether to sign a contract with an English county and make a play for an international return.
Saturday promises two cracking matches at the Cricket World Cup as South Africa take on Pakistan in Auckland and Ireland play Zimbabwe in Hobart.
An Indian schoolboy has made headlines after becoming the first batsman to score 1,000 runs in an innings in an officially recorded match.
Ben Stokes admitted he will probably never bat like that again in his life after the England all-rounder’s astonishing 258 lit up a historic, record-breaking day of Test cricket in Cape Town.
Steve Evans expects Liam Bridcutt so sign a loan extension at Leeds on Monday.