Ballance, Bell make India toil

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Gary Ballance and Ian Bell piled on the runs to cement England's strong position in the second Test against India at Southampton.

Cook brushes aside KP's calls

2014-07-26 19:16

Alastair Cook has shrugged off calls from Kevin Pietersen to resign as England captain ahead of the third Test against India.

England's SWC exit hit UK pubs

2014-07-24 12:00

England's dismal SWC campaign in Brazil was doubly disappointing for Britain's pub operators, prompting soccer fans to stay at home.

Cook advised to step down

2014-07-22 12:54

Beleaguered England captain Alastair Cook should step down, a number of former England captains have said.

Cook won't get better: Ponting

2014-07-22 07:41

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting piled more pressure on England skipper Alastair Cook by saying he will not improve as a player.

England fight back at Lord's

2014-07-21 14:17

India's Ishant Sharma struck off the last ball before lunch on the final day to end a stubborn fifth-wicket England stand at Lord's.

England take slim lead

2014-07-19 14:22

England have claimed a slim first-innings lead on the third day of the second Test against India at Lord's.

Lord's Test in the Ballance

2014-07-18 19:38

England's Gary Ballance scored his second Test century as the second Test against India sits evenly-poised following at Lord's.

Prior errors hurt England

2014-07-17 15:27

India battled to be 73 for two at lunch on the first day of the second Test against England at Lord's after being sent into bat.

England ask India to bat

2014-07-17 11:59

England captain Alastair Cook has won the toss and chose to bowl in the second test against India at Lord's.

Tindall hangs up boots

2014-07-15 10:05

Former England centre Mike Tindall has quit rugby, becoming the last member of the victorious 2003 RWC team to hang up his boots.

Sterling vows to learn

2014-07-10 14:19

Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling insists that he will learn from his maiden World Cup campaign ahead of the upcoming Premier League season.

Buttler called up as cover

2014-07-08 11:22

Uncapped wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler has been called into the England squad as injury cover for Matt Prior.

EPL transfer updates

2014-07-07 09:58

Is Arsene Wenger edging closer to his first signing of the transfer window? Here's all the latest transfer updates.

EPL transfer updates

2014-07-03 10:18

It's almost weekend but the rumours are not taking a rest. Here is the latest updates in the transfer window.

Van Gaal eyes Robben swoop

2014-07-03 08:01

Louis van Gaal is reportedly keen on taking Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben with him to Manchester United after the SWC.

EPL transfer updates

2014-07-01 11:04

And so say all of us, and so say all of us - The transfer window is officially OPEN and teams have two months to get things ready.

Transfer hype

2014-06-27 10:32

The transfer window is still open for another TWO months. Here is the latest happening in the international transfer football world.

Wilshere: Youth no excuse

2014-06-26 11:04

Jack Wilshere admits England cannot use their youthful setup as an excuse following their disastrous 2014 World Cup campaign.

'I'm no quitter,' says Hodgson

2014-06-26 08:29

England's Roy Hodgson vowed not to quit and says he is determined to lead the team forward despite their woeful SWC campaign.

Clock 'ticking' on captain Cook

2014-06-25 14:47

Geoffrey Boycott says he feared Alastair Cook could be "hounded out" of the England captaincy after the team's defeat by Sri Lanka.

Hodgson grateful for support

2014-06-25 09:47

England manager Roy Hodgson admitted his side were fortunate to be applauded off after completing their sorry SWC campaign.

Costa Rica draw to top group

2014-06-24 20:31

Costa Rica drew with England to top World Cup Group D unbeaten and leave their opponents winless and bottom of the table.

While you were working

2014-06-24 14:35

If the Soccer World Cup was a city, it would definitely claim New York's nickname for being the city that never sleeps.

Owen backs Neville for Eng job

2014-06-24 12:33

Michael Owen has thrown his weight behind ex-team-mate Gary Neville, by saying Neville should be the England boss.


Cook glad but sad with 95

2014-07-27 19:58

England captain Alastair Cook fell agonisingly short of ending his barren spell without a Test hundred as he led from the front against India.

Commonwealth Games podiums

2014-07-24 14:36

A look at the Commonwealth Games podiums in Glasgow on day one.

Farah withdraws from Games

2014-07-24 11:10

England's double Olympic champion Mo Farah has withdrawn from the Commonwealth Games due to fitness concerns.

Prior pulls out of England duty

2014-07-22 07:44

England wicketkeeper Matt Prior said after his side's crushing defeat by India that he will not play any more Tests this season.

Gerrard ends England career

2014-07-21 16:33

England captain Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from international football after achieving 114 caps for his country.

Vijay backs Jadeja to be hero

2014-07-21 10:18

Murali Vijay backed Ravindra Jadeja to be a last-day hero as India closed in on a coveted Test win against England at Lord's.

Ref: Trent Bridge pitch poor

2014-07-19 14:16

The pitch used during the drawn first Test between England and India at Trent Bridge has been rated as poor by referee David Boon.

Cook fails as India strike

2014-07-18 13:42

England captain Alastair Cook's run of low scores continued when he was caught behind for 10 on the second day at Lord's.

Wenger eyes Everton's Stones

2014-07-17 13:27

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is reportedly lining up a move for Everton right-back John Stones.

Desperate times for England?

2014-07-15 12:25

After their shocking World Cup campaign, England are certainly feeling the pressure, but is Joey Barton really the man to revive them?

Vijay departs as Dhoni bats on

2014-07-10 14:31

England finally saw the back of Murali Vijay as India continued to grind out the runs in the first Test at Trent Bridge.

India bat against England

2014-07-09 12:12

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has won the toss and elected to bat against England in the first Test at Trent Bridge.

India keen to keep Cook down

2014-07-08 07:31

India are determined England captain Alastair Cook remains on the defensive in the first Test at Nottingham's Trent Bridge.

EPL transfer updates

2014-07-04 09:51

Will Luis Suarez be a Barcelona player? Where is Angel Di Maria headed next? Well, here is the latest transfer window updates.

Broad backs returning Stoke

2014-07-03 09:22

Stuart Broad has backed Ben Stokes to have as big an impact on the England scene as he did on a Barbados dressing-room locker.

Broad hits back at KP claims

2014-07-02 07:35

Stuart Broad insists England are anything but a depressed side after Kevin Pietersen suggested there was "unhappiness" in the team.

England fan's ear bitten off

2014-06-29 10:49

An England fan had his ear bitten off by a fellow supporter during the side's Soccer World Cup match against Uruguay.

Warne implores Cook to quit

2014-06-27 10:24

England skipper Alastair Cook should quit Test captaincy or take a break from the game, according to spin great Shane Warne.

Soccer's sad side

2014-06-26 11:04

The Soccer World Cup is a thing of beauty. Millions of fans converge on a country for a month long carnival. But soccer has a sad side.

England make low key return

2014-06-25 20:24

The England football squad arrived home to no fanfare at all after their earliest exit from a World Cup in 56 years.

Hodgson MUST go

2014-06-25 12:47

Roy Hodgson must do the right thing and resign as he is incapable of turning England into a championship winning side.

'I'll never quit' vows Cook

2014-06-25 09:00

Alastair Cook is adamant he would "never quit" as England captain after the side suffered a fresh series reverse against Sri Lanka.

As it happened: Costa Rica v England

2014-06-24 20:00

A recap of how the action unfolded in the Soccer World Cup match between Costa Rica and England.

Root, Ali hold firm

2014-06-24 13:51

Joe Root and Moeen Ali prevented England losing further wickets in the second Test against Sri Lanka before rain stopped play.

England changes for last game

2014-06-24 07:37

Roy Hodgson will make nine changes for England's final World Cup game against Costa Rica in Belo Horizonte on Tuesday.

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