Icc Combined Xi

  • Broad helps England to fighting win in warm-up January 11, 2012

    Dubai: Steve Davies and Stuart Broad shared a resolute seventh stand of 61 to help an unimpressive England to win the three-day tour opener against ICC Combined XI by three wickets here on Monday. It was a case of second batting failure for the tourists as, chasing 261 to win, England...
  • Cook hits 76 as England crumble in tour game January 9, 2012

    Dubai: Opener Alastair Cook was the only batsman to get some good practice as England's batting crumbled against some spirited ICC Combined XI bowling in their three-day tour opener here on on Sunday. The left-hander held the batting during his patient knock as none of the England batmen could score big...
  • Porterfield thankful at playing England January 7, 2012

    Dubai: Ireland skipper William Porterfield Friday thanked cricket administrators for giving players from associate countries a chance to play number one Test team England, hoping it will help them in the future. The 27-year-old leads an International Cricket Council (ICC) Combined XI in a three-day match against an Andrew Strauss...