England cricket: Chief Rob Key backs new captain Ben Stokes to make the Test team great again

‘He epitomises everything we need’: England chief Rob Key backs new captain Ben Stokes to make the Test team great again – and confirms dropped bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad are in line for a recall Rob Key insisted it was ‘easy’ to appoint Ben Stokes England’s new Test captain All-rounder Stokes replaces his … Read more

Ashes: Michael Vaughan calls on England to DROP Jimmy Anderson, 39, for good after series

Michael Vaughan urges England to start Test rebuild by axing their best-ever bowler Jimmy Anderson for GOOD – despite admitting the seamer ‘could still be their top performer for another TWO YEARS’ Michael Vaughan has called for England to build a new side after Ashes despair Australia mercilessly swept England aside in the first three … Read more

‘England are unbeaten in 2022’: Cricket fans react as Joe Root’s side secure a draw

‘England are unbeaten in 2022’: Cricket fans react as Joe Root’s side bat out the day to secure a draw… but Ben Stokes can hardly watch as Aussie fielders surround the bat in a fourth Test gripping finale England secured an unlikely draw on the final day of the fourth Test in Sydney It was … Read more

TOP SPIN AT THE TEST: Jimmy Anderson now has a better Ashes average in Australia than in England

TOP SPIN AT THE TEST: Jimmy Anderson four-for means he now has a better Ashes average in Australia than in England… but openers Hameed and Crawley will NOT want to look at their own dreadful numbers By Lawrence Booth for the Daily Mail Published: 08:12 GMT, 27 December 2021 | Updated: 14:42 GMT, 27 December … 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