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  • Sangakkara: Roy better than me

    Kumar Sangakkara, fifth on the list of the all-time leading Test run-scorers, believes England's limited-overs batsman Jason Roy has more "ability" than him and can thrive in the longest format.

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  • Silva fit for England tour

    Kaushal Silva has been passed fit for Sri Lanka's tour of England and is named in a squad featuring two uncapped batsmen.

    Thursday April 28 2016, 09:41 BST
    Sri Lanka's Kaushal Silva was hit on the head during a practice match
  • Sri Lanka name Test squad

    Sri Lanka have named Kaushal Silva in their 17-man Test squad for their upcoming tour of England.

    Thursday April 28 2016, 09:41 BST
    Kaushal Silva: Named in the Sri Lanka squad
  • Root moves on from T20 anguish

    Joe Root insists he has put England's ICC World Twenty20 final heartache behind him as he turns his focus to Test revenge against Sri Lanka and Pakistan.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 10:59 BST
    Joe Root: Looking ahead to new challenges
  • Kaushal Silva set for all-clear

    Sri Lanka wicketkeeper-batsman Kaushal Silva will be discharged from hospital on Tuesday, two days after taking a blow to the head.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 10:59 BST
    Kaushal Silva: Set to be released from hospital
  • Taylor gives Stokes perspective

    Ben Stokes admits James Taylor's sudden and enforced retirement from cricket has put his World Twenty20 final heartache into perspective.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 11:00 BST
    Ben Stokes following the World Twenty20 final
  • More ankle surgery for Wood

    England fast bowler Mark Wood has had a second operation on his left ankle.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 11:00 BST
    Mark Wood: Underwent ankle surgery
  • Taylor released from hospital

    James Taylor has been released from hospital as his treatment continues for the serious heart condition which prematurely ended his cricket career.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 11:01 BST
    James Taylor: Released from hospital
  • Willey aims to make impression

    David Willey is determined to demonstrate his Test credentials at Yorkshire, and force those tempted to 'pigeon-hole' him as a limited-overs specialist to think again.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 11:01 BST
    David Willey played a key role for England in the World Twenty20
  • Stokes grateful for support

    England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been 'blown away' by the support he has received since his World Twenty20 final heartbreak.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 11:02 BST
    Ben Stokes has been surprised by the support he received since returning to England
  • Malinga doubt for England tour

    Lasith Malinga is a serious doubt for Sri Lanka's tour of England with what doctors are now describing as a 'substantial' knee injury.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 11:04 BST
    Lasith Malinga has a 'substantial' knee injury
  • Rashid backed for Test place

    It was a tough assignment for Adil Rashid to try to bowl Yorkshire to victory in their opening Specsavers County Championship match on an unforgiving April pitch.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 11:05 BST
    Adil Rashid (l) and Moeen Ali are battling for England Test spots
  • Gillespie heaps praise on Vince

    Yorkshire first-team coach Jason Gillespie was full of praise for England prospect James Vince after his century defied the champions at Headingley.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 11:05 BST
    Yorkshire's coach Jason Gillespie
  • Pakistan select Inzamam

    Pakistan have appointed former captain Inzamam-ul-Haq as their chief selector.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 11:06 BST
    Inzamam steps up for Pakistan
  • Misbah captain for England tour

    Misbah-ul-Haq has confirmed he will captain Pakistan on their tour of England this summer.

    Tuesday April 26 2016, 11:06 BST
    Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq
  • Herath to focus on Tests

    Sri Lanka bowler Rangana Herath has retired from one-day and Twenty20 internationals in order to focus on playing Test cricket for his country.

    Thursday April 28 2016, 09:55 BST
    Rangana Herath: Retires from white-ball cricket