Eoin Morgan

Jos Buttler and Nasser Hussain right to question ‘old fogey’ Trevor Bayliss over Twenty20 vision

opinion<p>Two years ago, on the evening of 3 April 2016, England were six balls away from winning the Twenty20 World Cup.<p>Ben Stokes, England’s fiery and …

English Cricket

Pakistan Super League set to be bigger and better in 2018

"The PSL is another opportunity to show that Pakistan is a peaceful country, one keen to see international cricket return to its shores on a regular …

Dawid Malan

Three home games for growing PSL lift hopes for 2019 return

KARACHI: The Pakistan Super League launches its third edition in Dubai on Thursday, adding a sixth team, more international stars and with hopes that …

Pakistan

Eoin Morgan the outsider has changed the DNA of English one-day cricket

England have gone from World Cup stragglers to the most exciting white-ball team around, and much of that is down to the captain<p>Eoin Morgan is a liar, a bluffer and an outsider. They are three of his greatest qualities. In the last three years Morgan has developed into a captain of rare brilliance, …

Chris Gayle

Alex Hales, what are you thinking?

Hales joined his fellow Englishman, Adil Rashid this week, in signing a white-ball only contract with their respective Counties, Yorkshire and …

Alex Hales

Nasser Hussain urges England to pick Ben Stokes against New Zealand

Former England captain Nasser Hussain has urged Trevor Bayliss to pick Ben Stokes for the first one-day international against New Zealand.<p>Having …

English Cricket

Alex Hales second England player after Rashid to opt for white-ball only

• Opener agrees two-year deal to play for Nottinghamshire • Decision follows announcement last week from Adil Rashid<p>Alex Hales has become the second England cricketer in the space of a week to sign white-ball-only terms with his county, following Adil Rashid down the career path of limited overs …

Sport (UK)

Jos Buttler: I love T20 internationals

Jos Buttler lauds T20Is, discusses how he can earn a Test recall, and welcomes back Ben Stokes to the England fold in his final Tri-Series diary...

Jos Buttler

Watch: Colin Munro betters Yuvraj Singh's '6 sixes knock', sets stunning T20 record

New Zealand opener Colin Munro on Sunday broke an 11-year-old record of veteran Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh.<p>Munro played a blazing knock in the final …

Yuvraj Singh

Bayliss calls for specialist T20 coach

England coach Trevor Bayliss has urged the England and Wales Cricket Board to consider hiring a specialist coach for their Twenty20 side, after they …

Trevor Bayliss

Bayliss makes his point over T20 but the accountants’ minds are made up

The England coach wants to keep international cricketers fresh but the decision-makers are more concerned with maximising income than careers – Twenty20 Internationals are here to stay<p>From somewhere deep in New Zealand on England’s never-ending tour Trevor Bayliss has been musing about T20 cricket. …

Trevor Bayliss

England coach Trevor Bayliss says Twenty20 internationals should be scrapped

<b>International teams should not play Twenty20 cricket, according to England coach Trevor Bayliss.</b><p>England played their 100th T20 as they beat New Zealand by two runs in Hamilton, but failed to qualify for the tri-series final against Australia.<p>"I wouldn't play T20 internationals," Bayliss told Sky …

Trevor Bayliss

Twenty20 internationals should be abolished, says England’s Trevor Bayliss

• England coach concerned about exhausting schedule • ‘I’d just let the franchises play. There’ll be blowout’<p>Trevor Bayliss used his post-match debrief to call for an end to international Twenty20 matches. Speaking after England had secured a two-run win over New Zealand, their first of the …

Trevor Bayliss

More questions than answers for 'terrible' England

10:24 AM ET<p>When this tri-series began, the stocks of the white-ball sides Eoin Morgan oversees were higher than ever. His as well, despite …

Trevor Bayliss

Another Kiwi fan wins $50k with epic one-handed catch

Another New Zealand cricket fan has locked in $50,000 for a brilliant crowd catch in the T20 tri-series between the host nation, Australia and …

Martin Guptill

Take six

T20I bowling performance of the year<p>Yuzvendra Chahal set England reeling with probably the finest exhibition of bowling by an Indian in a T20I<p>Play …

Cricket

Cricket: Black Caps lose to England but qualify for tri-series final against Australia

England triumphed by two runs in their T20 international against New Zealand in Hamilton, but failed to prevent the hosts reaching Wednesday's …

Martin Guptill

New Zealand vs England: Sixth T20I squads, preview and prediction

Overview<p>New Zealand and England are about to take on each other for the second time this series after the first round was narrowly won by the Kiwis. …

Martin Guptill

Ben Stokes could make England return in first ODI against New Zealand

After a five-month absence Ben Stokes could make his England comeback in the first one-day international against New Zealand on Sunday. England head coach Trevor Bayliss said last week it was “unlikely” Stokes would play the first one-dayer but after the allrounder had enjoyed his first practice …

Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes will not be risked too early, says England’s Eoin Morgan

• ‘He’s been bowling indoors – it’s not the same,’ captain says • Stokes back in old routine, ‘chipping golf balls and talking crap’<p>Ben Stokes was back on a cricket field alongside his England team-mates, for the first time since 24 September, in a light training run at Hamilton on Saturday. He did …

Ben Stokes

Twenty20 tri-series: England win but New Zealand reach final – as it happened

England’s bowlers rallied to win by two runs but the Black Caps scored enough to edge into the final against Australia

More players will follow Rashid - Willey

David Willey has expressed sympathy with his Yorkshire and England team-mate Adil Rashid's decision to put his first-class career on hold

Jos Buttler

Adil Rashid should not be pilloried for walking away from first-class cricket - but that doesn't stop it being sad

Maybe, ultimately, Adil Rashid will make fools of those writing premature obituaries for his Test career. His decision to give up first-class cricket …

Jos Buttler

Australia beat New Zealand with record Twenty20 run chase in Auckland

<b>Australia scored the highest run chase in international Twenty20 history as they reached 245-5 to beat New Zealand by five wickets with seven balls left.</b><p>Aaron Finch sealed the remarkable feat with a six after D'Arch Shorty had top scored with 76 in reply to the Kiwis' 243-6, a score dominated by …

Cricket

Black Caps look to bounce back after 'T20 freak show' disappointment

The Black Caps were left to wonder what may have been after their dramatic loss to Australia at Eden Park.<p>A bit like chocolate - that was the apt …

Martin Guptill

Stokes is back and it’s like he never left, says Morgan

Ben Stokes was back in the thick of it on Saturday in his first England training session this winter, with his captain Eoin Morgan declaring it was …

Sport (South Africa)

Adil Rashid turns back on first-class cricket after agreeing white ball-only Yorkshire contract

Adil Rashid has become the first England one-day player to turn his back on first-class cricket after informing Yorkshire he will only sign a contract to play white ball matches this season.<p>Rashid has agreed a one-year contract with Yorkshire to play just 50 and 20 over cricket and will be paid on …

Trevor Bayliss

New Zealand v/s Australia Live Cricket Score Updates Tri Series 5th T20 at Auckland

New Zealand face Australia in the 5th T20of the ongoing tri-nation series.<p>England's hopes of reaching next week's Trans-Tasman T20 Final depend on …

New Zealand

Virat Kohli’s India will be No 1 ranked ODI side irrespective of the final ODI result in Centurion

Kohli’s men are ranked No 1 in Tests as well and are already guaranteed the mace at the end of current ranking period.<p>India have cemented their …

Cricket

'It makes me sick': Confessions of an indoor cricket Mankadder

Mankad. It's a dirty word and it's been making me sick for more than 24 hours.<p>So to the man somewhere in Canberra who got a sneaky two-metre head …

Jos Buttler