England edge out Proteas in T20 decider

England won the T20 series decider against South Africa as debutant Dawid Malan starred in Cardiff, helping the hosts to a 19-run win.
Malan's 78 off 44 balls is the highest ever score by an England debutant in a T20 international and made sure the home side were always going to be difficult read more...

Plunkett receives Lions call

Liam Plunkett has replaced the injured Jamie Overton in the England Lions squad for next week's match against South Africa.
The Yorkshire pace bowler has been added to the attack after Overton was ruled out of the three-day match, which is due to get underway on Thursday, because of a back i read more...

Ford parts ways with Sri Lanka

Graham Ford has left his job as Sri Lanka head coach following a disappointing ICC Champions Trophy campaign.
The South African only took over as coach of the Lions for a second time in February 2016, signing a contract that was supposed to take him through to the conclusion of the 2019 Worl read more...

Broad hoping to prove fitness

Stuart Broad is hoping to prove his fitness for England's first Test against South Africa by playing in next week's One-Day Cup final.
The Nottinghamshire seamer sustained a heel injury during his county's recent victory over Leicestershire and the problem has ruled him out of the inaugural read more...

Morgan rues England collapse

Eoin Morgan has admitted his side should have wrapped up the series after their three-run defeat to South Africa on Friday.
The hosts were cruising thanks to an impressive stand of 110 between Jason Roy (67) and Jonny Bairstow (47) but that was before the former was given out in controversia read more...

South Africa claim thrilling win

South Africa levelled the T20 series with a nail-biting three-run victory over England at the County Ground.
England, who won the first encounter in Southampton by nine wickets, won the toss on Friday at Taunton and decided to have a bowl against a South African side that had recalled Chris read more...

Ballance named Lions skipper

Gary Ballance will captain a 12-man England Lions squad in a three-day game against South Africa next week.
The Yorkshire batsman has been named skipper for the clash in Worcester, which starts on Thursday, and he's joined in the squad by Sam Billings (wk), Liam Livingstone and Mason Crane. read more...

Ashes concerns mount

Worries over this year's Ashes series remain, after the Australia cricket players' union rejected another revised pay offer.
Earlier this year, Cricket Australia said that salary increases for men and women players would mean that they would no longer receive a percentage of the organisation read more...

Australia players reject latest offer

The prospect of future Australian matches being affected by industrial action has grown following the rejection of the latest pay offer The Australian cricket players union has rejected the latest pay offer from Cricket Australia which offered a greater share for all players in Australia. The l read more...

Test status for Ireland

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that Ireland and Afghanistan have been awarded full-member status.
The announcement from cricket's global governing body came following an unanimous vote at its annual conference in London on Thursday and means the number of Test-playing countr read more...