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Bumrah stars with bat and ball as England put on back foot in Edgbaston Test

AFP in Birmingham | 03 July, 2022

India were all out for a breathtaking 416 in their first innings of the Covid-delayed fifth Test, with the tourists 2-1 up in a five-match series

Buttler says England white-ball captaincy could end Test career

AFP in Birmingham | 02 July, 2022

Buttler succeeded Eoin Morgan as England skipper in the one-day international and Twenty20 formats after the 2019 50-over World Cup-winning captain announced his retirement from international cricket

Azeem Rafiq reveals 'threats and attacks' since Yorkshire racism claims

AFP in London | 30 June, 2022

Rafiq sent shockwaves across cricket two years ago when he said he had been subjected to racial harassment and bullying during his time as a Yorkshire player

Bavuma ruled out of England tour due to elbow injury, Rossouw returns

AFP in Pretoria | 29 June, 2022

Rossouw is r eturning to national colours for the first time since 2016 when he signed a Kolpak contract with Hampshire in England

India survive scare in tense T20 win over Ireland

AFP in London | 29 June, 2022

India scored an imposing 225-7 in their 20 overs after winning the toss

Indian skipper Sharma tests positive for COVID-19 before fifth England Test

AFP in London | 26 June, 2022

He is currently in isolation at the team hotel and is under the care of the BCCI Medical Team

Late wickets boost England's hopes of New Zealand whitewash

AFP in Leeds | 26 June, 2022

New Zealand slipped from 125-1 to 168-5 in their second innings, a lead of 137, with paceman Matthew Potts having taken 2-20, when rain cut short the third day of the third Test

Australia's Lyon ready for spin onslaught in Sri Lanka Tests

AFP in Colombo | 20 June, 2022

The tourists come into the five-day games from June 29 at the back of a recent 1-0 Test triumph in Pakistan where the Pat Cummins-led side played two draws before winning the final match

West Indies wrap up victory as Shakib admits 'first session killed us'

AFP in Antigua | 20 June, 2022

Resuming at 49 for three, and needing just 35 more runs at the start of the day in pursuit of a modest target of 84, Campbell dominated the scoring alongside vice-captain Jermaine Blackwood (26 not out)

England hit world record ODI score of 498-4 against the Netherlands

AFP in Amstelveen | 17 June, 2022

Eoin Morgan's side beat their own mark of 481-6 set against Australia at Trent Bridge in 2018