England cricket: Justin Langer still has ‘nightmares’ about Ben Stokes’ Headingley heroics in 2019

Australia head coach Justin Langer admits he still has ‘nightmares’ about Ben Stokes’ Headingley heroics in 2019 but says he is happy to see the England star return for the Ashes Justin Langer still has ‘nightmares’ about Ben Stokes’ 2019 Headingley heroics The all-rounder produced the performance of a lifetime against Australia  He produced a … Read more

Ashes: England chief Ashley Giles says squad reflected on Azeem Rafiq racism testimony

Ashley Giles broke England’s silence on the racism crisis rocking cricket  and immediately offered support to his beleaguered old Ashes-winning captain. England’s managing director chose his words carefully as he offered his side’s perspective on the fallout from Azeem Rafiq’s allegations of institutionalised racism. But when it came to Michael Vaughan, there was no question … Read more

England breathe huge sigh of relief as Ben Stokes survives nasty blow on forearm in training

England breathe huge sigh of relief as Ben Stokes survives nasty blow on forearm in training… with Ashes talisman admitting he ‘thought it was broken’ before getting all-clear England talisman Ben Stokes has been cleared fit after getting a blow to his arm  The agonising hit from Jonathan Trott left Stokes thinking his arm was … Read more

Ashes: England will stop play if abuse from Australian crowd crosses the line

Joe Root will bring a halt to an Ashes Test if any England player is subjected to racial or abusive comments from the Australian crowd. England’s captain has been empowered to take the strongest possible action should the traditionally raucous Ashes atmosphere in Australia cross the line of acceptability. Ashley Giles, the England managing director, … Read more

BT Sport’s Ashes coverage in turmoil just 12 days before first Test over Michael Vaughan furore

BT Sport’s Ashes coverage in turmoil just 12 days before first Test as plans to block out Michael Vaughan’s commentary are undone by former England captain being contracted to Australian rights holders Fox Sports By Matt Hughes For The Daily Mail Published: 21:22 GMT, 25 November 2021 | Updated: 22:24 GMT, 25 November 2021 BT … Read more

Mollie King admits she’s already missing fiancé Stuart Broad who is away until the end of January

‘I’m trying to stay positive!’ Mollie King admits she’s already missing fiancé Stuart Broad who is in Australia playing cricket until the end of January By Ellie Phillips For Mailonline Published: 16:37 GMT, 24 November 2021 | Updated: 17:26 GMT, 24 November 2021 She got back from a two-week holiday to Mauritius with her future … Read more

Ashes: Michael Vaughan is exiled from BT Sport and BBC Radio coverage of Australia vs England

Michael Vaughan will be exiled from English coverage of the Ashes this winter due to the racism allegations made against him by Azeem Rafiq.  BT Sport will not broadcast any commentary involving the former England captain when the series begins in Brisbane next month. The 2005 Ashes-winning captain was stood down by BBC radio for … Read more

England star Ben Stokes shares emotional post of his children before flying to Australia for Ashes

Ben Stokes shares emotional pictures of him hugging his two children goodbye with his bags packed before jetting off to Australia for the Ashes, with England star returning after break to protect his mental health Ben Stokes boarded a plane on Thursday to travel to Australia for the Ashes  The England star is set to … Read more

Ben Stokes ‘can’t wait’ for return to the ‘pinnacle of Test cricket’ in the Ashes

Ben Stokes ‘can’t wait’ to make his return to the ‘pinnacle of Test cricket’ in the Ashes – and reveals England’s demolition of Aussies at the T20 World Cup was the first game he watched since his break from the sport Ben Stokes opened up on his eagerness to return to cricket in the Ashes … Read more

NASSER HUSSAIN: It is great news Ben Stokes is back for the Ashes – he is England’s heartbeat

NASSER HUSSAIN: It is GREAT news that Ben Stokes is back… He’s England’s heartbeat and captain Joe Root will be delighted that his talisman feels ready to join Ashes tour England star Ben Stokes has returned from a three-month hiatus from the sport  The talismanic all-rounder, 30, was taking a break to manage his mental … Read more