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England's ODI series against the Netherlands postponed to 2022 due to uncertainty over coronavirus pandemic
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England's ODI series against the Netherlands postponed to 2022 due to uncertainty over coronavirus pandemic

Eoin Morgan's 50-over world champions were set to play the three-match series as part of the International Cricket Council's (ICC's) World Cup Super League.

England's centrally contracted cricketers agree for 15 percent pay cut due to ECB's financial crisis
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England's centrally contracted cricketers agree for 15 percent pay cut due to ECB's financial crisis

Bowlers Stuart Broad and Chris Woakes have said recently that players are willing to take a pay cut, which the ECB revealed on Friday would come from retainers, match fees and win bonuses.

England vs West Indies: Jofra Archer cleared to play third Test after getting fined for breaking COVID-19 protocol
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England vs West Indies: Jofra Archer cleared to play third Test after getting fined for breaking COVID-19 protocol

Jofra Archer has been fined an undisclosed amount and handed an official written warning by the ECB for making an unauthorised trip to his home in Hove while travelling to Manchester from Southampton.

England vs West Indies: Jofra Archer's mistake could have cost ECB millions of pounds, says director Ashley Giles
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England vs West Indies: Jofra Archer's mistake could have cost ECB millions of pounds, says director Ashley Giles

The ECB did not state the nature of the violation but media reports said the Archer exited the bio-secure bubble to go to his flat in Brighton after the series opener in Southampton.

England vs West Indies: Ben Stokes to lead hosts in first Test as Joe Root gets permission to attend birth of second child
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England vs West Indies: Ben Stokes to lead hosts in first Test as Joe Root gets permission to attend birth of second child

Ben Stokes is set to make his England captaincy debut in the first Test against West Indies as Joe Root gets permission to be with his wife for the birth of his second child.

Pakistan's tour of England could go ahead even if more players test positive for COVID-19, says ECB's Ashley Giles
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Pakistan's tour of England could go ahead even if more players test positive for COVID-19, says ECB's Ashley Giles

Ashley Giles, England’s director of cricket, said on Tuesday the situation was a “concern” but the tour was not currently in doubt.

Cricket in post-coronavirus world: More specialists, format based contracts and multiple national teams
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Cricket in post-coronavirus world: More specialists, format based contracts and multiple national teams

With the world in lockdown and the immediate future of cricket appearing bleak, the sport is looking to take a left-turn few anticipated would arrive this early.

Own sets of balls, marked bottles and more social distancing norms as England cricketers set to resume training soon
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Own sets of balls, marked bottles and more social distancing norms as England cricketers set to resume training soon

A 'one skin per ball' policy will be implemented for the sessions at 11 county grounds in England where players will train at different times to ensure social distancing.

Coronavirus Outbreak: England cricketers to return to individual training next week, confirms ECB
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Coronavirus Outbreak: England cricketers to return to individual training next week, confirms ECB

Centrally contracted England bowlers and those invited from the county circuit will train for the first two weeks and once they “reach their desired loading efforts”, batsmen and wicketkeepers will begin their individual sessions, the ECB said in a statement.

Ian Chappell's LBW theory will do more harm than good, bringing back days of unimaginative cricket
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Ian Chappell's LBW theory will do more harm than good, bringing back days of unimaginative cricket

All bowlers are capable of bowling down the leg side but very few batsmen can survive if constantly attacked from outside the leg stump.

England's Test skipper Joe Root wants to play but not if intensity of cricket is compromised
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England's Test skipper Joe Root wants to play but not if intensity of cricket is compromised

'If the game is compromised, it shouldn’t be going ahead,' England men's Test team captain Joe Root said.

England could play different formats on consecutive days, says ECB's director of cricket Ashley Giles
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England could play different formats on consecutive days, says ECB's director of cricket Ashley Giles

'You could have a Test match running and play a T20 or an ODI the day before or the day after a Test match,' said Ashley Giles, ECB's director of cricket.

South Africa vs England: Ben Stokes apologises after a foul-mouthed altercation with spectator, watch video
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South Africa vs England: Ben Stokes apologises after a foul-mouthed altercation with spectator, watch video

England all-rounder Ben Stokes apologised for a foul-mouthed row with a spectator after his dismissal in Friday’s Test against South Africa at The Wanderers as he faces possible sanctions while England asked for extra security for players and staff.

New Zealand vs England: Ashley Giles says England teammates will rally around Jofra Archer after speedster's racial abuse claims
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New Zealand vs England: Ashley Giles says England teammates will rally around Jofra Archer after speedster's racial abuse claims

Jofra Archer’s England team mates will rally round the fast bowler after he reported being racially abused by a spectator during a Test match against New Zealand, team director Ashley Giles said on Tuesday.

Gary Kirsten set to be appointed as head coach of England cricket team, according to reports
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Gary Kirsten set to be appointed as head coach of England cricket team, according to reports

Former South Africa batsman and India's World Cup winning coach, Gary Kirsten, has emerged as the front runner for England's men's cricket team head coach role.

ECB director of cricket Ashley Giles says England are considering interim coach for New Zealand tour
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ECB director of cricket Ashley Giles says England are considering interim coach for New Zealand tour

Ashley Giles said on Friday that England could appoint an interim head coach for their tour of New Zealand.

England all-rounder Moeen Ali takes break from Test cricket after losing out on central contract for longest format
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England all-rounder Moeen Ali takes break from Test cricket after losing out on central contract for longest format

The 32-year-old all-rounder had lost his place in England’s World Cup-winning team before being dropped from the Test side after the defeat in the first Ashes Test

Ashley Giles wants one England coach for all formats; says interim coach could be appointed for New Zealand tour
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Ashley Giles wants one England coach for all formats; says interim coach could be appointed for New Zealand tour

Ashley Giles thinks moving forward with one head coach for both formats of cricket is the best approach for England, with no potential conflict over certain players needing to be rested or coaches with different styles and experience.

ICC Test championship could bring England's focus back on five-day game, believes Ashley Giles
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ICC Test championship could bring England's focus back on five-day game, believes Ashley Giles

England director of cricket Ashley Giles says the World Test Championship could lead to a change in England's priorities following their World Cup triumph.

Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes reveals 'pride' he felt upon being reinstated as England Test vice-captain
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Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes reveals 'pride' he felt upon being reinstated as England Test vice-captain

Ben Stokes said that he relishes the challenge of helping captain Joe Root on the field and off the field as well, both as vice-captain and as a player