Nick Compton

  • Cook backs Root's role as an opener 10-07-2013 09:05 AM

    Nottingham, United Kingdom: England captain Alastair Cook said Tuesday he had no qualms about having Joe Root open alongside him in the cauldron of an Ashes Test. All of Root's six previous Tests have been as a middle-order batsman, with the 22-year-old's average 42.40 - not bad for a fledgling...
  • Nick Compton's Ashes hopes dented by England snub 24-06-2013 09:55 PM

    London: England gave a major hint regarding their thinking ahead of the first Ashes Test against Australia by dropping Nick Compton and promoting Joe Root to opener for a four-day warm-up match against county side Essex. Compton has paid the price for scoring just 39 runs in four innings in...
  • As it happened: New Zealand v England, 3rd Test, Day 5 26-03-2013 02:07 AM

    Live updates from the day five of the third Test between New Zealand and England played at at Eden Park, Auckland. England second innings: End of over 143: 315 for 9 It's a draw. Great stuff by England against all odds. The series ends in a 0-0 draw. Credit goes...
  • As it happened: New Zealand v England, 3rd Test, Day 4 25-03-2013 02:39 AM

    Live updates from the day two of the third Test between New Zealand and England played at at Eden Park, Auckland. England 2nd innings End of Day 4: 90 for 4 Kane Williamson got another wicket in the form of nightwatchman Steve Finn in the last over of Day 2....
  • As it happened: 3rd Test, NZ vs England, Day 3 24-03-2013 02:59 AM

    Live updates from the day two of the third Test between New Zealand and England played at at Eden Park, Auckland. New Zealand 2nd innings: End of over 23: 33 for 3 (stumps) What a day in terms of competitive cricket. New Zealand made just 25 runs in the last...
  • Haryana vs Eng XI: as it happened 08-11-2012 09:17 AM

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