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Ireland's glorious centuries power them past England in third ODI

This was a game to savour – unlike its predecessors. A brilliant run chase, masterminded by Ireland’s captain and vice-captain, Andy Balbirnie and Paul...

England v Ireland, third one-day international – live!

2.41pm BST14:41 WICKET! Vince c Tucker b Young 16 (England 44-3) Vince out in the teens again! Young gets one to come back at the right-hander...

Willey and Billings help England survive Ireland scare in second ODI

Just as the sun started to set and the floodlights were no longer a complete irrelevance the series came alive for a while. England...

County cricket: Notts v Derbyshire and more as Bob Willis Trophy...

To this the first round of five of the new and one-off Bob Willis Trophy, remembering the man and all his magnificent eccentricities...

England's top-order solidity has Andrew Strauss thinking of Ashes | Andy...

In the end it took England so long to find a new opening batsman that the man they were trying to replace ended up...

Jofra Archer proves his point but Jermaine Blackwood has the last...

Jofra Archer was in the mood. You could see it in his batting early on Sunday morning. Crack! He lashed Jason Holder through long-off....

MARTIN SAMUEL: How have the lawmakers made such a horlicks of...

It is there on the opening page of the IFAB booklet. Beneath the heading, 'The philosophy and spirit of the Laws', is a simple...

Sam Curran out but Denly in England's squad for first Test...

England have named a 13-man squad for their long-awaited return to Test cricket against the West Indies next week, preferring Joe Denly to the...

Rendez-vous redux, Lomu v Catt and when Norway ruled the world...

1) Claude Lelouch’s 1976 single-take short C’etait un rendez-vous is a speed-freak favourite, chronicling a pigeon-scattering, traffic-light ignoring dawn drive through Paris. Lelouch has...

Moeen Ali named in England's training squad for West Indies Test...

Moeen Ali has moved closer to a Test return after being named in the 30-man England training group that will travel to the Ageas...

Jonny Bairstow still eager to regain gloves as England Test wicketkeeper

Jonny Bairstow’s desire to keep wicket in Test cricket remains undimmed as England’s selectors finalise what has been dubbed a “behind-closed-doors training group” in...

England's long list leaves those who failed to make cut beyond...

There must be some grumpy English professional cricketers out there this weekend. Let me try to bowdlerise their thoughts: “Our wise selectors have plucked...

England summer plans gather pace with 55 players named in training...

England’s ambitious plan to stage international cricket in biosecure conditions this summer moved a step closer on Friday when the selectors named 55 players...

England cricket call up 18 bowlers as preparation for Tests in...

Amar Virdi, Surrey’s title-winning off-spinner, and the promising Sussex seamer Ollie Robinson are among the 18 bowlers who will begin individual training sessions from...

Sport in lockdown: 'Someone pulled the rug out from under the...

Will Woodward, head of sport Sport’s unravelling happened haphazardly – and then suddenly. With Champions League and Europa League games behind played behind closed doors...

The Spin | Simultaneous series could be the answer to England's...

In cricket, as in life, everything is up in the air. The administrators, especially, are caught between the devil and the deep blue sky...

Ask Moeen: the England all-rounder answers Guardian readers' questions

What do you think about the future of Test cricket? Do we need to shorten it or produce more sporting pitches? (Nasih Ul Wadud...

Moeen Ali: I'd play Tests for England tomorrow if I got...

Moeen Ali has indicated he would be open to a Test return once cricket resumes after reflecting on his recent absence during the coronavirus...

Indian Premier League: 2020 tournament suspended until further notice

Mumbai Indians won the 2019 IPL...

England's Ben Stokes named as leading cricketer in the world by...

Wisden has named Ben Stokes as its leading cricketer in the world and urged the government to ensure that at the next global event...

The Spin | Walter Gilbert, the shamed thief who shone in...

In October 1908 a most curious court case took place in Canada, in which someone called either Charles or Chris Mitchell, depending on which...

England batsman Alex Hales in self-isolation due to coronavirus symptoms

The Pakistan Super League was called off with only three matches remaining after Alex Hales, the England batsman, returned home early from the tournament...