Ben Stokes: ‘Not trying to please everyone helped me regain England Test vice-captaincy’

Ben Stokes: ‘Not trying to please everyone helped me regain England Test vice-captaincy’

Ben Stokes will be Joe Root’s deputy in the Ashes series Men’s Ashes 2019: England v Australia, first Specsavers Ashes Test Venue: Edgbaston Dates: 1-5 August Start time: 11:00 BST Coverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra and BBC Sport website, plus in-play highlights and text commentary England all-rounder […]

England bowl Ireland out for 38 to win Lord’s Test in three days

England bowl Ireland out for 38 to win Lord’s Test in three days

Highlights: Ireland all out for 38 as England avoid upset Specsavers Test, Lord’s (day three of four) England 85 (Murtagh 5-13) & 303 (Leach 92) Ireland 207 (Balbirnie 55) & 38 (Woakes 6-17, Broad 4-19) England won by 143 runs Scorecard England bowled Ireland out for 38 to win the four-day Test by 143 runs […]

Ashes 2019: England call up Jofra Archer for first Test v Australia

Ashes 2019: England call up Jofra Archer for first Test v Australia

Watch the moment England won the World Cup Men’s Ashes 2019: England v Australia, first Specsavers Ashes Test Dates: 1-5 Aug Time: 11:00 BST Venue: Edgbaston Coverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, Radio 4 LW, online, tablets, mobiles and BBC Sport app. Live text commentary on the BBC […]

Chris Gayle: Australian newspapers lose appeal in defamation case

Chris Gayle: Australian newspapers lose appeal in defamation case

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Chris Gayle was awarded a defamation payout in Sydney last year Three Australian newspapers have lost an appeal against a defamation payout that was awarded to West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle. Articles published in the Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and the Canberra Times reported claims that Gayle had […]