Alastair Cook has admitted that he had been considering resigning as England’s captain throughout the summer, revealing he decided to stay on the morning after regaining the Ashes last Sunday.
We've seen some great animal pitch invaders over the years, but this may top them all!
The Australian went over the line, but is he worse or funnier than this lot?
Joe Root hopes England’s victorious Ashes campaign convinces Alastair Cook to remain as captain long into the future and has revealed that the team has been driven on this summer by the pain caused in the previous whitewash defeat by Australia.
There were joyful choruses of Rule Britannia and Land of Hope and Glory as England’s heroes embarked on a lap of honour in the sunshine.
Little anger and few screaming headlines greeted the news from Trent Bridge that Australia had succumbed to Alastair Cook’s England after just 39 minutes of play on day three of the fourth Ashes Test.
Unprecedented interest in the Big Bash League, Australia’s domestic Twenty20 cricket competition, has put it into the top 10 of the most watched sports leagues in the world, according to a report.
For Ian Bell, the beginning of the end came at the back end of the summer when he began to think about his future. It happens to all cricketers. The second even a scintilla of doubt creeps in, the edge inevitably goes.
Pundit is worried about Sheffield Wednesday's recent form.
After contentious decisions in this first Ashes test Amit Acharya looks at India's stance on the decision review system.
Bank holiday Monday. People’s Day at Lord’s, Dad and his lad for 20 quid. Ninety minutes before play and the queue for tickets already stretched three or four deep around two sides of the ground and up the Wellington Road to St John’s Wood tube station.
A 22nd Test century from Ian Bell helped England escape from a poor position on day one of the first Test against the West Indies in Antigua.
Gary Ballance must’ve wondered if things could get any worse. After a World Cup in which he could scarcely buy a run and a first innings where he had scratched around for 10 off 46 balls, he had just contributed to the run-out of in-form Ian Bell.
Pakistan will play World Cup co-hosts and favourites Australia in the third quarter-final from 0330 GMT in Adelaide.
The Nottingham Forest fan has light-heartedly backed the Newcastle United goalkeeper for the Three Lions squad.
It would be fair to say that Steve Eskinazi has enjoyed an eventful start to his first class career. Last September, he made his debut for Middlesex against Yorkshire at Lord’s, batted at five and found himself walking to the crease at the end of the first over of the match as Ryan Sidebottom disposed of Paul Stirling, Nick Compton and Dawid Malan.
The only discernible difference was the absence of a mop of jet-black hair.
Fifty-four overs and no result was the gloomy outcome of another Bristol one‑day international.