Sport > Cricket

BUMBLE ON THE TEST: England's return may have been hampered by rain but series will be fascinating

26 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

BUMBLE ON THE TEST: Cricket is back! And of course the weather was always going to take a turn for the worst. But it's fantastic from West Indies to agree to come in the current circumstances.
Read more ...

 

Rain restricts England and West Indies on cricket's long-awaited return

Rain restricts England and West Indies on cricket's long-awaited return

26 days ago   |   By Cricket365

The long-awaited return of international cricket suffered a frustrating start as rain dominated day one of England's Test series against the West Indies, but the weather could not stop both teams taking a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
The clash inside the bio-secure bubble at the Ageas Bowl represented the first meeting of any international teams since March 13, with the previous Test concluding 11 days earlier, but only 17.4 overs were possible as England reached 35 for one.
Dom Sibley will be cursing his fate after falling for a four-ball duck playing no stroke but...
Read more ...

 

Rain affects first day of the Test after England and West Indies take a knee

Rain affects first day of the Test after England and West Indies take a knee

26 days ago   |   By Cricket365

England and the West Indies marked the long-awaited return of international cricket by taking a knee in a unified a show of support for the Black Lives Matter movement, but events in the middle were badly affected by persistent rain.
The first Test match anywhere in the world since March 2 was delayed for three hours by grey skies and drizzle in Southampton and there were two further delays before an early tea was called with the hosts 35 for one in the 18th over.
Dom Sibley was the man to fall for a four-ball duck but the most significant action of the day came before a ball had been...
Read more ...

 

West Indies coach hails both sets of players 'statement' in taking a knee before first Test

West Indies coach hails both sets of players 'statement' in taking a knee before first Test

26 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

Cricket's long-awaited return on Wednesday yielded centre stage to powerful messages from West Indies players past and present as the Black Lives Matter movement came to the Ageas Bowl.
Read more ...

 

England and West Indies players take a knee as Test cricket returns - video

England and West Indies players take a knee as Test cricket returns - video

26 days ago   |   By The Guardian

The much-anticipated return of international cricket after almost four months started with both England and West Indies players taking a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. The teams also observed a minute's silence in memory of the victims of the coronavirus outbreak and also in honour of the former West Indies batsman Everton Weekes, who died last week. This series will feature many variations from a regular Test due to the virus restrictions. There are home umpires - the first time in England since 2002 - and as a result each team will have three referrals instead of the...
Read more ...

 

England vs West Indies: Cricket returns for first Test as frustrating and engaging as it ever was

26 days ago   |   By The Independent

England reached stumps on a rain-delayed opening day of the series on 35-1 after Shannon Gabriel captured the early wicket of Dom Sibley
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Cricket      England      Weather      Bowling      Matter      Security      News      Ben Stokes      Black Lives Matter      Test cricket      Caribbean      Everton      Stage      Video      Home      Memory      West Indies cricket team      England cricket team      Black Lives Matter movement      Sport  


Record-breaking Jadon Sancho to Manchester United transfer expected to go...

Record-breaking Jadon Sancho to Manchester United transfer expected to go through by the end of the week

Manchester United are reportedly on the brink of smashing the British transfer record as Jadon Sancho's proposed move to Old Trafford edges ever closer. A deal worth a... Read more ...

Willian has reportedly turned down Chelsea's latest contract offer/ Arsenal...

Willian has reportedly turned down Chelsea's latest contract offer/ Arsenal front runners for Brazilian's signature

A fresh update regarding Willian's contract situation has emerged online on Monday. Willian's contract situation Willian has been a key figure for Chelsea over the last seven... Read more ...

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson purchases the XFL after the spring football...

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson purchases the XFL after the spring football league's bankruptcy

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson is reportedly part of a group of investors who are buying the XFL for $15 million after the spring football league went bankrupt in its return season. Read more ...

Tom Banton says he may have to get used to the middle order in England's...

Tom Banton says he may have to get used to the middle order in England's one-day team

Tom Banton - who opens in limited-overs matches for Somerset - is learning on the job during England's limited-overs series against Ireland, which finishes on Tuesday in... Read more ...

Chelsea transfer twist as Leicester demands for Frank Lampard target Ben...

Chelsea transfer twist as Leicester demands for Frank Lampard target Ben Chilwell emerge

Chelsea may be forced to make Ben Chilwell the world's most expensive defender if they are to sign the Leicester ace, according to reports. Read more ...

Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd Sancho problem, Chelsea Havertz sacrifice...

Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd Sancho problem, Chelsea Havertz sacrifice, Liverpool done deal

Transfer news live - Express Sport brings you all the latest rumours, gossip and done deals coming out of the Premier League with the summer transfer window now open. Read more ...

Ben Foden celebrates whirlwind wedding to Jackie Belanoff Smith as he toasts...

Ben Foden celebrates whirlwind wedding to Jackie Belanoff Smith as he toasts one year of marriage

Taking to Instagram on Monday, the rugby player, 35 - who welcomed baby Farrah with his wife just three months ago - shared a slew of throwback photographs from their big day Read more ...

Burglary gang who targeted celebrities including England football star...

Burglary gang who targeted celebrities including England football star Raheem Sterling are jailed

The gang from Liverpool targeted high-profile businessmen and women, footballers and celebrities, including the home of Manchester City and England football star Raheem Sterling. Read more ...

Chelsea receive huge Kai Havertz boost as Bayern Munich pull out of transfer...

Chelsea receive huge Kai Havertz boost as Bayern Munich pull out of transfer race

Chelsea have been encouraged by the news that Bayern Munich have withdrawn their interest in signing Kai Havertz. Read more ...

Pakistan youngster Naseem Shah tipped to impress against England

Pakistan youngster Naseem Shah tipped to impress against England

Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq has tipped Naseem Shah to flourish against England this month, insisting the teenage fast bowler “could win a Test match on... Read more ...