How England’s test team is correcting past mistakes

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A recent history of England’s test team The first recognized test match took place between England and Australia in 1877. Since England has played 1022 test matches – at least 192 more than any other test playing nation. However, between 2015 and 2020, England’s approach looked clueless, and they often gifted test matches to the […] READ MORE


Windies vs England: Joe Root side on the march

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Joe Root stamped his own personal authority on his England side as they romped to a 3-0 whitewash over Sri Lanka almost two months ago. The 28-year-old became the first English Test captain to win in Sri Lanka since 2001. Now, he aims to become the first to win in the Caribbean since 2004. A […] READ MORE



Joe Root’s New England : Rekindling The Winning Spirit

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Joe Root and his England team have managed to do something really special on this tour to Sri Lanka. They have beaten Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka, something which no team, except India, has managed to do in the last three years (since Kumar Sangakkara’s retirement). South Africa and Australia were whitewashed while the Windies […] READ MORE



Sri Lanka v England Test Series preview

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After a heavily rain-affected white ball series, England take on Sri Lanka in a three-match Test series looking to halt an away slump that has seen them lose four successive away Test series. Meanwhile, their hosts have not lost a home series to a non-Asian side since 2014; when South Africa claimed a 1-0 series […] READ MORE


England vs India: Test Series Preview

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England vs India: Test Series Preview In a summer of hot, dry weather more akin to Mumbai than Manchester, in a summer of an Indian team arriving clear at the top of the Test rankings table and in a summer where England’s Test performances have been mediocre at best, one could easily look at this […] READ MORE



England Announce Ashes Squad: Reaction

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Seldom has selection for England’s marquee Ashes series been announced against such a backdrop, with activities off the field dominating press interest and catapulting cricket from the back to the front pages. England’s selectors convened on Tuesday as shockwaves started to reverberate through the sport with news still filtering through of Ben Stokes’ arrest in […] READ MORE