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Young fast bowling attack of Pakistan is expected to succeed in English conditions

England v Pakistan, 1st Test Preview: Brace yourself for an exciting fast bowling contest

Before the series between England and West Indies, the entire cricketing fraternity was looking forward to it. They had their eyes on it throughout the series....

Stuart Broad celebrates wicket of a West Indian batsman

England Vs West Indies, 3rd Test Day 3: Stuart Broad’s day-out at Old Trafford

In the 143 years of Test cricket history, only three fast bowlers have taken more than 500 wickets. Only one among them is still playing. Stuart Broad is on the verge of...

Ollie Pope and Jos Buttler added 136 runs on Day one of the third Test against West Indies at Old Trafford.

England Vs West Indies, 3rd Test Day 1: Pope, Buttler shine as WI bowlers toil hard

A couple of years ago, on the eve of his Test debut, when a journalist asked ‘How old were you when you thought you would play for England?’, he said,...

Jofra Archer celebrates a wicket in the first Test between England and West Indies. Source- Getty Images

England Vs West Indies, 3rd Test Preview: All set for an exciting series decider

After losing the first Test at Southampton, the way England came back hard at the West Indies wasn’t a surprise. One could have seen that coming. Especially, there...

England vs West Indies, 2nd Test, Day 2: England on top as Stokes, Sibley pile centuries. Image Credits: Getty Images

England vs West Indies, 2nd Test, Day 2: England on top as Stokes, Sibley pile centuries

122.1 Jason Holder to Ben Stokes, taken on the full, punched through mid-on for a boundary. The very next ball was full and outside off-stump, which he smashed on the...

Dom Sibley and Ben Stokes fifties steer England to safety on day one of the second Test. Image Courtesy - Getty images

England vs West Indies, 2nd Test, Day 1: Sibley, Stokes steer England to safety after early shackles

Since the retirement of Andrew Strauss, no England opener, apart from Alastair Cook, has played 20 Tests. The highest is 17, by Kenton Jennings and Rory Burns. The...

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England vs West Indies, 1st Test, Day 5: Jermaine Blackwood wins it for Windies

Test Cricket is back. One could not have asked for a better finish for the sport on its comeback. On a day that offered an excellent battle between bat and ball, the...

Shane Dowrich hal-century puts West Indies ahead on day three

England Vs West Indies, 1st Test, Day 3: Dowrich, Brathwaite fifties put WI ahead

It was a day of toil for both the teams at Southampton on day three. West Indies batted for the most of the day and took a strong lead of 114, despite not capitalising...

Cut out the cliches; Cricket is Back - ENG v WI - Preview

England vs West Indies, 1st Test Preview: Cut out the cliches; Cricket is Back

The last time an international cricket match happened was in March. Owing to the Coronavirus pandemic, the world has come to a standstill. Cricket – for all the...

James Bracey impresses in the intra squad warm-up fixture

James Bracey – The latest wicket-keeper in the Test set-up | England Vs West Indies

A general trivia: Since the turn of this millennium, England has tried as many as 11 wicket-keepers in Test cricket. To put this into context, Australia has used five,...