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  • Stuart Broad may quit England's T20 captaincy 01-04-2014 12:17 PM

    England Twenty20 captain Stuart Broad has reportedly admitted that he may quit his role as the team's captain following a humiliating defeat by the Netherlands in the World Twenty20 tournament. The skipper said that he thoroughly enjoyed the role over the past couple of years, but the day was 'extremely...
  • WT20: England face more embarrassment, lose to Netherlands 31-03-2014 06:34 PM

    Chittagong: England slumped to an embarrassing 45-run defeat by the Netherlands at the World Twenty20 on Monday to end a dismal few months at a new low point. England, already eliminated from the tournament after defeats by New Zealand and South Africa, were bowled out for 88 chasing a modest...
  • As it happened: World T20, England vs Netherlands 31-03-2014 02:15 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Asked to chase 133 by the Dutch, England crumbled to 88 all out and lost by 45 runs, ending their 2014 World T20 campaign on a sorry note. Toss and team news: England skipper Stuart Broad won the toss...
  • WT20: England look to prove a point in dead tie against Netherlands 30-03-2014 02:15 PM

    Chittagong: Already out of the semi-final race, both England and the Netherlands would be hoping to drew curtains to their ICC World Twenty20 campaign with a win in their last Group 2 league match here Monday. With three wins from four matches, South Africa had already qualified for the semifinals...
  • World T20: Broad looks for new England era after tough winter 30-03-2014 09:37 AM

    Chittagong: Stuart Broad looked forward to a new England era after a miserable winter ended with a World Twenty20 exit in Chittagong on Saturday. England went down by three runs in a pulsating Super-10 stage Group One match against South Africa, going out of the semi-final race after two defeats...
  • As it happened: England vs South Africa, World Twenty20 29-03-2014 06:12 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Toss: England have won the toss and elected to bowl against South Africa at Chittagong. Playing XIs: South Africa: Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock (wk), AB de Villiers (capt), Jean-Paul Duminy, Farhaan Behardien, David Miller, Albie Morkel, Dale Steyn,...
  • World T20: England fined for slow over-rate against Sri Lanka 28-03-2014 06:02 PM

    Chittagong: England have been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during their World T20 Group 1 encounter against Sri Lanka at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium on Thursday. Match referee David Boon imposed the fine after the side, led by Stuart Broad, was ruled to be two overs short of...
  • WT20: South Africa clash with England, eye semi-final berth 28-03-2014 04:26 PM

    Chittagong: With back-to-back victories, South Africa have put themselves in contention for a semi-final berth and they will look to seal the berth when they clash with England in their last Group 1 league match of the ICC World T20 here on Saturday. South Africa had started their campaign on...
  • England face uphill task against Sri Lanka in World Twenty20 26-03-2014 04:45 PM

    Chittagong: Their campaign opener against New Zealand spoilt by rain, 2010 champions England face a difficult task of taming table-toppers Sri Lanka to keep their semi-final hopes alive in the ICC World Twenty20 here on Thursday. England were left ruing the weather after their effort of posting 172/6 went in...
  • ICC fines Broad for criticising match officials 23-03-2014 09:13 PM

    Chittagong: England captain Stuart Broad was Sunday fined 15 percent of his match fee by the International Cricket Council (ICC) after pleading guilty to a Level 1 charge of publicly criticising match officials following his team's Group 1 encounter against New Zealand. After the match on Saturday, Broad was found...
  • We discussed taking players off due to lightning: Broad 23-03-2014 10:52 AM

    England cricket captain Stuart Broad said he and New Zealand counterpart Brendon McCullum considered taking their players off the field due to fears they could be struck by lightning in their World Twenty20 clash on Saturday. Heavy rain forced the players off after 5.2 overs of New Zealand's innings, with...
  • New Zealand beat England by nine runs via D/L method in World Twenty20 22-03-2014 11:06 PM

    Chittagong: New Zealand started their World Twenty20 campaign on a positive note after beating England by nine runs via Duckworth-Lewis method in a Group 1 league match that was called off following heavy rain and thunder storm at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium here on Saturday. After restricting England to...
  • As it happened: World T20, New Zealand vs England 22-03-2014 06:38 PM

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Toss: New Zealand won the toss and will bowl first. New Zealand and England lost both their warm-up matches in the World Twenty20 and would like make a good start in the Super10. Teams: England: MJ Lumb, AD Hales,...
  • As it happened: India vs England, World Twenty20 warm-up 19-03-2014 06:14 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) India lost their first warm-up game to Sri Lanka by five runs and will like to get a win under their belt before the opening match of the 2014 World Twenty20 against Pakistan on March 21. England also lost...
  • England captain Stuart Broad rules himself fit for World T20 17-03-2014 08:10 PM

    England captain Stuart Broad is confident he will play a "full part" in his side's World Twenty20 campaign in Bangladesh despite suffering from a knee injury. Broad, suffering from patellar tendonitis in his right knee, missed the last two games during the tour of West Indies and will also miss...
  • England need to find the right T20 formula, says Giles 13-03-2014 09:49 AM

    England limited-overs coach Ashley Giles is searching for the right "formula" ahead of the Twenty20 World Cup in Bangladesh after his side suffered a series defeat against the West Indies. England have been below par during the three-match Twenty20 series in the Caribbean, with the West Indies comfortably wrapping things...
  • Stuart Broad to miss rest of T20 series against West Indies 10-03-2014 08:40 AM

    Bridgetown: England Twenty20 captain Stuart Broad admitted on Sunday that he will sit out the rest of the West Indies tour to rest a knee injury. After his side lost Sunday's opening game of a three-match T20 series by 27 runs, Broad said he wanted to be fully recovered in...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs England, 3rd ODI 05-03-2014 06:45 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: West Indies decided to field. TEAM NEWS: West Indies replace Kirk Edwards with Marlon Samuels, while Eoin Morgan returns for England in place of Luke Wright. West Indies won the first ODI by 15 runs, but England came...
  • 3rd ODI: WI coach ready for final, England captain banks on momentum 04-03-2014 11:53 AM

    West Indies won the first ODI by 15 runs before England came back through Ravi Bopara's heroics to win at Antigua by 3 wickets and level the series, which has turned the third ODI on Wednesday into a series-decider. West Indies coach Ottis Gibson is looking at it as a...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs England, 2nd ODI 02-03-2014 06:42 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Toss: England won the toss and will bowl. England will look to put the 15-run loss against West Indies in Antigua behind them and draw level by winning the second game against the hosts in the second ODI ....
  • Stuart Broad rues England's late bowling efforts in Antigua 01-03-2014 06:30 PM

    Captain Stuart Broad lamented England's late bowling after his side lost to the West Indies by 15 runs in Antigua, the opening game of a three-match series of one-day internationals. The tourists seemed to have a tight grip on proceedings when West Indies, batting first, lurched to 45 for four...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs England, 1st ODI 28-02-2014 06:36 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: England won the toss and opted to bowl. Playing XIs: England: 1 Michael Lumb, 2 Moeen Ali, 3 Luke Wright, 4 Joe Root, 5 Ben Stokes, 6 Jos Buttler (wk), 7 Ravi Bopara, 8 Tim Bresnan, 9 Chris...
  • Pietersen axed for England's good, says Broad 21-02-2014 04:45 PM

    London: England's limited-overs captain Stuart Broad said on Friday that he believes Kevin Pietersen was axed from the national set-up with the team's best interests at heart. The England and Wales Cricket Board(ECB)released Pietersen from his contract following the crushing 5-0 Ashes defeat in Australia, which also signalled the end...
  • England call up uncapped Ali, Parry and Gurney for T20s 06-02-2014 07:08 PM

    London: England called up the uncapped Moeen Ali, Stephen Parry and Harry Gurney for this month's one-day tour of West Indies in the first squad to be named in the post-Kevin Pietersen era. Worcestershire allrounder Ali, a left-hand batsman and off-spin bowler, and Lancashire's Parry, a left-arm spinner, were also...
  • 3rd T20: Australia clean sweep England in T20s as well, win last game by 84 runs 02-02-2014 06:04 PM

    Sydney: England's long and cheerless cricket tour of Australia ended with one last, resounding defeat on Sunday when they were beaten by 84 runs in the third Twenty20 international. An Ashes tour that began full of promise and optimism 100 days ago, crawled to a downbeat ending as Australia made...
  • As it happened: Australia vs England, 3rd T20 02-02-2014 01:51 PM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: Australia win the toss and opt to bat. TEAM NEWS: Chris Jordan makeh is T20 debut for England, who have also included allrounder Ben Stokes in the eleven. Michael Lumb and James Tredwell sit out. Australia have replaced...