SL push Test into 4th day

2016-05-29 20:41

Captain Angelo Mathews refused to see Sri Lanka go down without a fight, as the second Test was pushed to a fourth day.

Struggling SL follow-on against England

2016-05-29 14:36

Sri Lanka made unwanted history as they were forced to follow-on in the second Test against England.

Woakes, Ali pile pressure on Sri Lanka

2016-05-28 21:08

Chris Woakes compounded Sri Lanka's misery in the second Test following a hundred by Moeen Ali as England closed in on a series-clinching win.

Jones backs Harrison to bother Wales

2016-05-28 09:47

New Zealand-born England flank Teimana Harrison is "a street fighter" ready and able to give Wales' forwards a tough time on his debut at Twickenham.

Farrell fit for Premiership final

2016-05-27 20:30

Saracens and England star Owen Farrell has been passed fit for the Premiership final against Exeter at Twickenham.

Buttler signs new Lancashire deal

2016-05-27 14:54

England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler has signed a new contract with Lancashire that will see him stay at Old Trafford for at least the next three years.

Cook left waiting for 10 00th Test run

2016-05-27 14:06

England captain Alastair Cook was still waiting for his 10 000th Test run after falling five short of the landmark figure on Day 1 of the second Test against Sri Lanka.

England opt to bat in 2nd Test

2016-05-27 12:00

England captain Alastair Cook has won the toss and elected to bat against Sri Lanka in the second Test in Chester-le-Street.

Broad warning for Sri Lanka

2016-05-26 19:31

England come into the second Test against Sri Lanka on the back of a crushing win in the opener, but Stuart Broad says the hosts have still to hit top form.

Woakes gets England nod for 2nd Test

2016-05-26 15:10

Chris Woakes will replace the injured Ben Stokes in England's side for the second Test against Sri Lanka, skipper Alastair Cook has said.


Five-try England put Wales away

2016-05-29 19:40

England saw off Wales ahead of both sides' respective tours to Australia and New Zealand.

Goode targets England place against Australia

2016-05-29 07:30

Alex Goode hope to face the Wallabies when England tour Australia over the coming weeks.

England declare after Ali's ton

2016-05-28 16:42

England captain Alastair Cook has declared his side's first innings on a total of 498 for nine on the second day of the second Test against Sri Lanka.

Cook misses out but England press on

2016-05-27 21:23

England captain Alastair Cook was still left searching for his 10,000th run in Test cricket in their match against Sri Lanka.

No chirping from focused Wallabies

2016-05-27 17:44

There will be no war of words between Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and his England counterpart Eddie Jones ahead of the June series - for now.

Harrison to make England debut v Wales

2016-05-27 14:15

New Zealand-born backrow Teimana Harrison is set to make his England debut after being named in the starting side to play Wales.

Boateng questions England's quality

2016-05-27 12:45

Germany central defender Jerome Boateng has questioned whether England have enough quality to excel at next month's Euro 2016.

Mathews: Time for SL to come in the cold

2016-05-26 20:01

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews said the "weather can be a factor but it can't be an excuse" as his side to the second test against England.

Dier: England need to be 'streetwise'

2016-05-26 17:34

Eric Dier feels England need to indulge in gamesmanship when they take on the rest of the continent in Euro 2016.

Compton promises no let-up from England

2016-05-25 16:48

Nick Compton says that England will carry on from where they left off when they face Sri Lanka in the second Test in Durham.

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