Cook remains captain despite coup from former skippers

Prominent ex-England captains unite as one to call for Essex opener and record national century maker to step down after poor form

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Cook Dhoni

Captain Cook and co hope to put Sri Lanka shortfall behind them

India sit just above England in the ICC Test rankings in fourth place, but Coral price the hosts favourites to win five-match Test series

Posted by Sam Barnard 8 July 2014
Joe Root

England can build on promising Lord’s Test to win series

England and Sri Lanka face off for the second and final Test, in a winner-takes-all contest at Headingley’s hallowed ground

Posted by Sam Barnard 19 June 2014
Jos Buttler

See-saw series sets up salivating final Sri Lanka ODI

England and Sri Lanka are tied 2-2 in their ODI battle, after a close contest last time out, with the series to be decided in Edgbaston

Posted by Sam Barnard 2 June 2014
Chris Jordan

England take lead again in see-saw series after crushing win

England can secure a series win at Lord’s with a victory in the fourth ODI against Sri Lanka, and they go into this match full of confidence

Posted by Sam Barnard 30 May 2014
Cook Root

Can captain Cook finally score another century in Lord’s Test?

England and India gear up for the second Test in their five-match series at the home of cricket, following Trent Bridge draw

Posted by Sam Barnard 15 July 2014
Finch Buttler

The Roses: Overseas pros key to victory

Yorkshire take on Lancashire as they look to do the double over their bitter rivals in this T20 Blast at Headingley

Posted by Holly Thackeray 27 June 2014
England cricket

England favourites to gain revenge after controversial ODI loss

Sri Lanka beat England 3-2 in the ODI series, after Matthews’ run-out of Butler overshadowed events, but back the hosts in this Test

Posted by Sam Barnard 11 June 2014

Freddie Flintoff returns hoping to fire Lancashire forward

Andrew Flintoff will make another remarkable return to sport, this time again with cricket, as he hopes to help Lancashire in the T20 Blast

Posted by Sam Barnard 30 May 2014

Sri Lanka mentally ahead after England Durham drubbing

After the first two ODIs between England and Sri Lanka, the scores are level, but the former will want to make amends of recent thrashing

Posted by Sam Barnard 27 May 2014