Chris Silverwood News
Silverwood said he wants more from all his bowlers, and not just on turning sub-continent tracks.
Sri Lanka coach Chris Silverwood is hoping to give fans back home in the crisis-hit island nation reason for cheer with a win over Bangladesh in the second and final Test beginning Monday.
Sri Lanka announced four new coaching staff Sunday to assist new head coach Chris Silverwood ahead of next month's two-match Test series in Bangladesh.
The former England pacer's first competitive assignment with the Sri Lanka national team will be the upcoming away Test series in Bangladesh.
The English cricket team is in disarray, with what can only be described as its winter of discontent capped by a 10-wicket loss to the West Indies on Sunday that sealed a fifth straight series defeat.
Collingwood, who oversaw England's recent 3-2 Twenty20 series defeat in the West Indies, will take charge for Tests in Antigua, Barbados and Grenada. The series starts on 8 March.
Giles and Silverwood submitted their report on the Ashes campaign to Strauss, the chairman of the ECB's cricket committee, last week.
Ben Stokes has led England once previously, a Test defeat by West Indies in 2020 when Root was on paternity leave.
Silverwood was due to miss the fourth Test against England starting in Sydney on Wednesday after he was forced into isolation when a family member tested positive for COVID-19
Gary Kirsten shows interest in becoming England Test side's coach, says it would be a 'lovely project'
Current head coach Chris Silverwood's job hangs in balance as England lost the ongoing Ashes.
Ashes 2021-22: Under-pressure England coach Chris Silverwood to miss Sydney Test after virus case in family
Silverwood and his family have to isolate in Melbourne for 10 days while the rest of the team heads to Sydney for the clash starting on 5 January.
England have been beaten 5-0 in an Ashes series only three times. On the evidence of Tuesday’s innings defeat at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, captain Joe Root’s side could soon become the fourth.
England slumped to a nine-wicket defeat in Brisbane before losing by 275 runs at Adelaide, leading to sharp criticism of the team selections
The tourists' capitulation by nine wickets in the opening Test in Brisbane exposed their batting and fielding frailties, exacerbated by rain-hit preparations and lack of match practice.
Ashes: Chris Silverwood says England will look to learn from India’s plans in 2-1 Test triumph over Australia
England are seeking to reclaim the Ashes for the first time since 2015. Silverwood was speaking after naming his 17-man squad for the series which begins in Brisbane on 8 December.
Besides his five centuries with the bat, Moeen Ali has taken 195 wickets with his off-spin bowling at an average of 36.66 since his Test debut in 2014.
Moeen has scored 2,914 runs in 64 Tests at an average of 28.29 with five centuries and picked up 195 wickets with his off-spin bowling at an average of 36.66.
ICC T20 World Cup 2021: Will not be rushing Ben Stokes into England squad, says coach Chris Silverwood
All-rounder Stokes, currently on an indefinite leave of absence from cricket to prioritise his mental health and recover from a finger injury, is unlikely to make it to England's squad for the T20 World Cup.
England trail 2-1 after their 157-run defeat at the Oval ahead of Friday's decider at Old Trafford but head coach Chris Silverwood has made only minor alterations to his squad.
England coach Silverwood said a lead in the vicinity of 200 would have given them the perfect opportunity to put India under the pump.