Debutante Boyd Rankin aside, England's bowlers were smashed out of the game in their T20 International against New Zealand
A changed England side will be looking to put the ghosts of Sunday behind them against the Kiwis at the Oval.
England's wait for an ICC ODI title continued as they lost a rain affected 20 over game by 5 runs. Rana Malook saw events unfold.
For England the wait goes on: a five-run defeat by an energetic – and energetically supported – India in a rain-ravaged Champions Trophy final deprived Alastair Cook of the chance to become the first England captain to lift an ICC 50-over trophy.
When asked how England would get on in the ICC Champions trophy final against India, most people start climbing fences. Not HITC sports writer Rana Malook.
It is one of the beauties of cricket that within the overall narrative of a game lie so many smaller stories, the plays within the play.
Shikhar Dhawan's measured 68 helped India to a thumping 8 wicket victory over Sri Lanka. Rana Malook reviews another anti-climatic semi final.
South African batsmen didn't even bother bringing knives to a gunfight. England walked leisurely to the final of the ICC champions trophy 2013
Stage is set. ICC Champions Trophy Semi Final. England vs South Africa. Who will Choke? Rana Malook studies the ropes.
The England and Wales Cricket Board has dropped its opposition to the idea of the sport being added to the Olympic programme, according to the MCC’s World Cricket Committee.
Stuart Broad knows that questions are being asked of Australia after their defeat in the first Ashes Test at Cardiff and says England will look to deflate them early in Thursday’s second instalment at Lord’s with attacking, aggressive cricket.
It's honours even so far in the First Test in Cardiff