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England’s Ben Foakes to miss NZ tests after tearing hamstring

Reuters / File Photo BIRMINGHAM – England wicketkeeper-batsman Ben Foakes has been ruled out of next month s two-test series against New Zealand after tearing his left hamstring, the country’s cricket board (ECB) said on Wednesday. Foakes, 28, was set to play in what would have been his first home series ...

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Jofra Archer out of New Zealand series with elbow injury

Image: Getty Images LONDON – England fast bowler Jofra Archer has been ruled out of next month’s two-Test series at home to New Zealand with an elbow injury, it was announced. The 26-year-old quick returned to action for Sussex in a drawn County Championship match against Kent at Hove this ...

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Kohli, Kishan lead India to emphatic T20 win over England

AHMEDABAD: Skipper Virat Kohli and debutant Ishan Kishan hit half-centuries as India hammered England by seven wickets in the second Twenty20 International in Ahmedabad on Sunday. Chasing 165 for victory, a blazing second-wicket stand of 94 between Kohli, who finished unbeaten on 73, and Kishan saw India romp home in ...

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England now No.1 ranked team in T20I cricket

CAPE TOWN: England have displaced Australia from the numero uno spot in ICC T20I rankings following their comprehensive series whitewash over South Africa in the recently-concluded three-match rubber. England defeated the Proteas by nine wickets in the final T20I at Newlands to complete the series sweep. Dawid Malan (99) and ...

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Morgan admits uncertainty over England’s best T20 side

CAPE TOWN: England captain Eoin Morgan says he does not know his best XI going into the three-match Twenty20 International series against hosts South Africa that starts at Newlands on Friday. England have a full-strength squad to choose from for the first time this year and Morgan admits there is ...

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England Cricket Board confirms Pakistan tour

BIRMINGHAM: England has confirmed to send its cricket team to Pakistan for a short tour next year in October to mark their first visit to the country since 2005. A joint announcement by England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed that England men’s team ...

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Azhar Mahmood joins England for Pakistan T20s

LONDON: Former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood and bowling coach will be a member of England s backroom staff when they face his native country during an upcoming three-match Twenty20 series. Mahmood, 45, has plenty of English county experience from his time with Surrey and Kent. Until last year he was a ...

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Dom Sibley remains respectful of Pakistan attack

LONDON: England opening batsman Dom Sibley is still wary of Pakistan s bowlers heading into the second Test at Southampton on Thursday. The hosts lead the three-match series 1-0 after a three-wicket victory in the first Test at Old Trafford last week. It was a tough match for Sibley, however, with ...

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