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  • England in charge after washout

    England lead 1-0, with two to play, after rain in Bristol stopped them cashing in on an effective bowling display against Sri Lanka.

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  • Rashid determined to be himself

    Adil Rashid is convinced he must be his own man as he seeks to realise his potential for England in all formats.

    Saturday June 25 2016, 18:05 BST
    Adil Rashid celebrates taking the wicket of Angelo Mathews during the 2nd ODI
  • Anderson worry for first Test

    England paceman James Anderson's participation in next month's first Investec Test against Pakistan is in doubt because of a stress fracture of his right shoulder blade.

    Saturday June 25 2016, 12:56 BST
    James Anderson has suffered a stress fracture in his shoulder
  • Duo star as England batter Sri Lanka

    Alex Hales and Jason Roy both bagged unbeaten centuries in an all-time record England stand as the hosts raced to a 10-wicket victory over Sri Lanka at Edgbaston.

    Friday June 24 2016, 21:00 BST
    England's Alex Hales celebrates his century with Jason Roy
  • Morgan praises Hales and Roy

    Jason Roy and Alex Hales' record-breaking double-century opening stand left stunned England captain Eoin Morgan to reflect on an "absolutely remarkable" spectacle at Edgbaston.

    Friday June 24 2016, 22:35 BST
    England openers Jason Roy (L) and Alex Hales (R) acknowledge the crowd
  • Compton takes break from cricket

    ​England batsman Nick Compton is to take an 'immediate break from cricket', according to his county Middlesex, after a 'challenging start to the season, both physically and mentally'.

    Thursday June 23 2016, 18:27 BST
    Nick Compton: Struggled in Test series against Sri Lanka
  • Buttler wary of Mankad

    Jos Buttler knows he must balance caution with adventure when he returns to one of his happiest hunting grounds in the second Royal London Series match against Sri Lanka.

    Thursday June 23 2016, 18:15 BST
    Sachithra Senanayake runs out Jos Buttler in 2014
  • Broad could lift England - Hussain

    Nasser Hussain thinks Stuart Broad still has a part to play for England in ODI cricket despite him being left out of the squad for the series with Sri Lanka.

    Wednesday June 22 2016, 20:55 BST
    Stuart Broad's last ODI came against South Africa in January
  • Morgan hails England trio

    Eoin Morgan admitted rusty England were "very lucky" to sneak a tie in the opening one-day international against Sri Lanka and heaped praise on Chris Woakes, Jos Buttler and Liam Plunkett for digging the team "out of a hole".

    Wednesday June 22 2016, 00:32 BST
    Lian Plunkett of England is congratulated by team mate Chris Woakes
  • Last-ball six earns England tie

    Liam Plunkett smashed the final ball for six to earn England a thrilling tie against Sri Lanka in the first ODI at Trent Bridge.

    Tuesday June 21 2016, 22:29 BST
    England's Liam Plunkett (L) celebrates with England's Chris Woakes