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Australia refocus after epic draw against Pakistan | Geoff Lemon

Tim Paine’s team are desperate for victory in Asia, a region where they have not won a series since 2011A few days on from the feats of resistance by Usman Khawaja and Tim Paine in Dubai, some of are still digesting the ...

Guardian Monday, 15th October 2018, 11:04PM - Read article


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Liam Dawson injury could cost him chance to press World Cup claim

• Hampshire all-rounder suffered side strain in Saturday’s win• Extra seamer likely to play in Wednesday’s third ODILiam Dawson has suffered a possible World Cup body blow after sitting out England’s training session in ...

Guardian Monday, 15th October 2018, 12:05PM - Read article


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Sanath Jayasuriya charged by ICC with breaching anti-corruption code

Sri Lanka legend has 14 days to respond to the ICCJayasuriya accused of failing to co-operate and obstructionFormer Sri Lanka all-rounder Sanath Jayasuriya has been charged with two counts of breaching the International ...

Guardian Monday, 15th October 2018, 11:46AM - Read article


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Olly Stone quick to make his case for World Cup service with England

• Paceman announces himself in second ODI with Sri Lanka• Eoin Morgan says Stone is already in shake-up for World CupBefore what could generously be described as nice weather for ducks, a fast bowler who started out with ...

Guardian Sunday, 14th October 2018, 6:00PM - Read article


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England’s Olly Stone could be World Cup game-changer, says Eoin Morgan

• Captain praises Stone’s bowling in first outing against Sri Lanka• ‘You can’t disregard Olly from World Cup based on today’Eoin Morgan expects that with Alex Hales kicking his heels in reserve, and the back-up bowlers ...

Guardian Saturday, 13th October 2018, 3:15PM - Read article


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Woakes and Stone ensure England win over Sri Lanka in second ODI

• England 278-9; Sri Lanka 140-5 (29 overs)• England win by 31 runs (DLS)The monsoon rains hammered down here for the second successive match but did not arrive early enough to save Sri Lanka, as England took the lead in ...

Guardian Saturday, 13th October 2018, 12:46PM - Read article


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Sri Lanka v England: second ODI – live!

Live updates from the Rangiri Dambulla International StadiumEngland’s recent record against spin is one of the best, says RootEmail or tweet your thoughts 4.43pm BST Hello world!First things first: at the time of writing ...

Guardian Saturday, 13th October 2018, 4:44AM - Read article


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England’s recent record against spin is up there with the best, says Joe Root

• Test captain backs Adil Rashid and Moeen Ali• England prepare for second ODI with Sri LankaJoe Root is confident England can banish the notion they are vulnerable to spin once and for all in Sri Lanka.The prevalence of ...

Guardian Friday, 12th October 2018, 11:49AM - Read article


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John Hastings' cricket career on hold after repeatedly coughing up blood

Quick bursts blood vessels in lungs every time he bowlsAustralia international sidelined for BBL seasonJohn Hastings admits his cricket career is over unless he finds a way to curb a potentially fatal illness that is cau ...

Guardian Friday, 12th October 2018, 6:20AM - Read article


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'I was withering': Usman Khawaja dissects his Test-saving innings – video

The Australian batsman dug in and pulled off a brilliant innings of 142 runs from 302 balls to help his team eke out a draw against Pakistan in the first Test in Dubai. Khawaja's knock was the second longest by a player ...

Guardian Friday, 12th October 2018, 12:01AM - Read article


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Jason Roy ready for Sri Lanka and keen to increase options with England

Batsman has not played as much first-class cricket as he would have liked and aims to build a case for selection with the LionsJos Buttler’s unqualified success in Test cricket during the summer, despite a light back cat ...

Guardian Thursday, 11th October 2018, 6:00PM - Read article


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Australia cling on at the death to deny Pakistan victory in first Test

Pakistan 482 & 181-6 dec; Australia 202 & 362-8Khawaja sets up draw with epic 141 in 542 minutes at the creaseUsman Khawaja’s extraordinary innings of 141 engineered a remarkable escape for Australia as t ...

Guardian Thursday, 11th October 2018, 3:06PM - Read article


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Form of Finch and Khawaja opens testing debate for Australia selectors

• Pakistan 482 & 181/6dec, Australia 202 & 136-3• Temporary opening pair surpass themselves in DubaiIn a Test where plenty of strange things have happened, during an era for Australian cricket when plenty ...

Guardian Wednesday, 10th October 2018, 6:33PM - Read article


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Crisp, clear, fun – TalkSport’s cricket debut avoids the apocalypse | Barney Ronay

Roguish newcomer who stole radio rights to England’s winter tours bowls tidy opening over for listeners fearing loss of TMSThe barbarians are at the gates. The lunatics are on the grass. Ten kilo bags of mixed gravel agg ...

Guardian Wednesday, 10th October 2018, 6:00PM - Read article


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England’s first ODI with Sri Lanka abandoned after heavy rain

• Play wiped out after just 15 overs with England on 92-2• Tourists also lost a warmup match to rain in ColomboEoin Morgan is confident England’s tour to Sri Lanka during the monsoon season can still produce worthwhile c ...

Guardian Wednesday, 10th October 2018, 4:38PM - Read article


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Sri Lanka v England: first ODI – live!

Live updates as the five -match ODI series starts in DambullaHow Sri Lanka’s magical 1996 cocktail paved way for Morgan’s menSend John an email | Tweet @John_Ashdown 9.34am BST Sri Lanka’s Dinesh Chandimal wins the toss ...

Guardian Wednesday, 10th October 2018, 9:34AM - Read article


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England need to be wary of Sri Lanka’s men of mystery in first ODI

Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid have the experience but the hosts’ spinners could produce the unorthodox in DambullaIt was a visit to Sri Lanka in late 2014 and a 5-2 series defeat that proved the circuit breaker for Alastair ...

Guardian Tuesday, 9th October 2018, 7:00PM - Read article


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England’s Alex Hales signs for Rangpur Riders in Bangladesh Premier League

• England batsman pulled out of Bangladesh tour two years ago• He has Cricket Disciplinary Commission hearing in DecemberAlex Hales is braced for criticism after agreeing to play in the Bangladesh Premier League two year ...

Guardian Tuesday, 9th October 2018, 5:46PM - Read article


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Australia’s familiar collapse leaves Pakistan in control of first Test

• Day three: Pakistan 482 & 45-3; Australia 202• Tourists lose 10 wickets for 60 runs as Asif takes sixIn the modern era, the spectre of the batting collapse has haunted the Australia Test team like the ghost of ...

Guardian Tuesday, 9th October 2018, 4:29PM - Read article


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England thrive on being favourites, says Jos Buttler ahead of Sri Lanka ODI series – video

Jos Buttler says England are relishing being favourites going into their one-day series against Sri Lanka.Eoin Morgan's side overtook India to seize the top spot in the ICC rankings in May - just seven months before Engl ...

Guardian Tuesday, 9th October 2018, 3:29PM - Read article


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