Trevor Bayliss

Joe Root praises Eion Morgan's England captaincy while Steve Smith rues another Australia collapse

The Gabba pitch for the first Ashes Test in November defied expectations and so did this one, though it was England who adapted far better than their …

Ben Stokes

England players will welcome Ben Stokes back with ‘open arms’, insists Trevor Bayliss

Trevor Bayliss insists he will have no trouble reintegrating Ben Stokes back into the England team, with his international team-mates ready to …

Ben Stokes

Morning mail: UN staff allege sexual assaults go unpunished

Friday: Current and former employees claim allegations as serious as rape have been ignored. Plus: Labor on war footing for federal election<p>Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Friday 19 January.<p>Top stories<p><b>The UN has allowed sexual harassment and</b> …

Stan Wawrinka

Australia v England: Josh Hazlewood ruled out of second ODI with illness

<b>Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood has been ruled out of Friday's second one-day international against England in Brisbane because of illness.</b><p>Hazlewood was rested for the first game of the five-match series in Melbourne, which England won by five wickets.<p>However, Hazlewood and wicketkeeper Tim …

Josh Hazlewood

Bairstow: Catch us if you can, Australia

Jonny Bairstow believes Australia's task of mimicking England's ultra-aggressive ODI batting style is far from as simple as an overnight switch in …

Cricket

Australia can go out and copy what we do but it might not work: Jonny Bairstow

Stating that the influence of Trevor Bayliss has worked well with the team even after the Ashes debacle, Bairstow maintained that the current line-up …

Cricket

Warner: England have set ODI benchmark

2018-01-17 13:14<p>David Warner (Gallo)<p>Sydney - Australia vice-captain <b>David Warner</b> admits that England have set the benchmark on how to go about batting …

Sport (South Africa)

England’s Test demise is no surprise as T20 generation follow the money

England’s victory at the MCG showed the difference between the Test and one-day teams, and where the priorities lie for players for whom the red-ball game is no longer the pinnacle<p>It was 5C in London last Sunday, unless you had Test Match Special on the radio. Then January felt a few degrees warmer …

Cricket

Roy takes his bat to Australia and ends England’s 78-day horror show

It has been an agonizing 78 days for England on its tour Down Under. It wilted under Australia’s searing heat and blistering pace attack and was …

Jasprit Bumrah

Flintoff would consider becoming England cricket coach

Andrew Flintoff has revealed he could consider applying to become England coach when the job is open next year.<p>Trevor Bayliss has announced his …

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Chris Silverwood loves Mark Wood's grit and believes England have several pacy prospects to nurture

It is a challenging time to be the new England fast bowling coach. Chris Silverwood started work this week with the England team and his job will be to nurture the pace bowling the side so badly lacked in the Ashes series.<p>He will also oversee the transition from the James Anderson-Stuart Broad era …

Highlights: England U19s get off to winning start

Watch highlights from England's eight-wicket victory over Namibia in their opening match in the Under 19 World Cup in Queenstown, New Zealand.<p>Click here for the match scorecard.<p><b>WATCH MORE:</b> Why is England coach Trevor Bayliss stepping down in 2019?<p><i>Available to UK users only.</i>

English Cricket

ODI-focussed England bury their head in the sand over Ashes debacle

Author: DILEEP PREMACHANDRANSun, 2018-01-14 19:50ID: 1515952599075161900CENTURION: By the time Trevor Bayliss took over as England’s cricket coach, …

Cricket

'It's been a while coming' - Roy

Jason Roy hailed the strength of England's ODI batting after he completed a stunning return to form following a difficult 2017 with a "special" …

Mitchell Starc

Joe Root joins the IPL in-crowd

9:00 AM ET<p>As they apparently say at the poshest parties when asked who is coming: "Everybody who is anybody darling". As many as 1122 players, …

Cricket

One coach model cannot last - Morgan

Eoin Morgan thinks cricket's formats are diverging at such a route that England could return to split coaches when Trevor Bayliss steps down after …

Ben Stokes

England seek ODI redemption after one-sided Ashes

Five-match series and a squad of fresh faces give the under-fire Trevor Bayliss the chance to demonstrate his coaching credentials<p>The tour that seemingly never ends has reached the halfway stage. The travel time from England to Australia has been cut considerably from the two months spent on the …

Cricket

England to open with Jason Roy and use Alex Hales at No3 as tourists look to restore pride with attacking brand of one-day cricket

England’s freewheeling style of one-day cricket will be unleashed on World Cup winners Australia this weekend when the one-day series starts at the MCG as the team looks to restore lost pride.<p>England will pack their batting on Sunday squeezing both Jason Roy and Alex Hales into the top order. Roy …

Moeen Ali

England have axed three members of their Ashes touring party after Aussie destruction job

ENGLAND have kept the faith in James Vince and Mark Stoneman despite their 4-0 Ashes series loss, with the top-order batsmen retained in England’s …

Sport (Australia)

James Anderson criticised for deflecting questions in live interview

OVERLOOKED in Australia’s Ashes celebrations was the best and worst live interview of the entire series.<p>England’s official Ashes broadcaster BT Sport …

Sport (Australia)

Soporific Ashes series may have been attritional but it still sells with ease

The dead rubbers were harder to enjoy but while English TV audiences were limited, the paying public in Australia lapped it up and the hosts will do likewise<p>There go the Ashes …<p>An enthralling Test finished on Monday, 7,000 miles from Sydney and six or so hours after the end of the 2017 Ashes. India …

Usman Khawaja

Chris Tremlett: Trevor Bayliss has done a good job and I won’t hear any criticism of him

I feel sorry for Trevor Bayliss. The system he has put in place as England head coach is the right one but ultimately certain players have let him …

Jos Buttler hails Trevor Bayliss for liberating England’s one-day players

• ‘Any coach who can make a player feel 10ft tall is fantastic,’ says Buttler • Alex Hales and Jason Roy to battle for spot in Sunday’s ODI v Australia<p>Jos Buttler says England’s one-day contingent will be sad to see head coach Trevor Bayliss go next year but is already planning a grand farewell at …

Jonny Bairstow

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Cameron Bancroft

Ashes 2018: Joe Root's health issues cause more problems

Joe Root's health issues after batting through oppressive heat at the SCG have caused another headache for the tourists.<p>England have been forced to …

James Vince

Cricket bureaucracy robbing world of game’s greatest spectacle

THERE is cricket in Australia, and there is Ashes cricket. It has its own history and tradition, specifications and tonnage. England may not provide …

Sport (Australia)

Root in IPL dilemma after declining T20 down-time

Test captain turned down Trevor Bayliss' offer of rest and could put name forward for IPL auction on January 27-28.

Cricket

Trevor Bayliss assumes rather a lot in choosing when to depart England

Just after being walloped 4-0 by Australia is not a strong position for the head coach to make pronouncements about how long he plans to stay<p>The career of an England cricket coach is like that of a politician: it always ends in failure. David Lloyd went when England were dumped out in the group …

Ashes defeat can be the making of Joe Root's England captaincy

This Ashes defeat will be the making of Joe Root if he uses the experience in the right way. He has to reflect on the past seven weeks and see it as the moment he learned about captaincy, the characters in his own team and how he wants to take this side forward.<p>There will be a lot of negative stuff …

Tuesday briefing: Cabinet clean-out falls flat

May’s authority in fresh doubt … North and South Korea unite behind Olympics … Google sued for ‘belittling’ white male conservatives<p>Top story: Reshuffle deals May a losing hand<p>Good morning, Graham Russell here bringing you the sequel to the first morning briefing of 2018. Here we go.<p>My headline …

Chris Grayling