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.
Bairstow breaks into top 10 of ICC rankings for ODI batsmen after century against Australia, Kohli stays at top
Jonny Bairstow topped the England-Australia ODI series aggregate with 196 runs after his 126-ball 112 in the final match to re-enter the top 10 of ICC ODI rankings.
England vs Australia: Maxwell, Carey smash tons as Aussies recover from precarious position to win third ODI, clinch series
Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey both hit brilliant hundreds as Australia sealed a dramatic series win over world champions England in the third one-day international at Old Trafford on Wednesday.
The 31-year-old, who features for England in all three formats of the game, was thankful for the resumption of cricket in such testing times.
'You just have to expect anything at the minute': England's Chris Woakes says players not exempt from ECB pay cuts
England all-rounder Chris Woakes expressed sympathy with those affected.
Australia, cruising to a modest victory target of 232, were dismissed for 207 as England levelled this three-match series at 1-1.
Highlights, England vs Pakistan 2020, 3rd Test, Day 1 Cricket Match at Southampton, Full cricket score: Hosts cruise to 332-4
Check out the live scorecard of third Test match between England and Pakistan being played at Southampton.
Anrich Nortje was with KKR last season but a shoulder injury cut short his chances of making IPL debut.
Inzamam said the team management should motivate the players, who looked dejected after their second innings collapse.
England vs Pakistan: Shan Masood moves to career-best position in ICC Test rankings; Chris Woakes seventh among all-rounders
Left-hander Masood's first-innings knock of 156 had helped Pakistan take a 107-run first innings lead, while all-rounder Woakes' 84 helped England chase down the 277-run target.
Chris Woakes, Jos Buttler help England to take series lead after sensational win over Pakistan in first Test
Here are the best photos from England's thrilling three-wicket win over Pakistan in the first Test.
Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq is not happy with his side's below-par batting effort in the first Test against England but more disappointing to him was how the visitors let England off the hook during their run chase.
England vs Pakistan: How Joe Root and Co undid three days of visitors' dominance to script remarkable win
Let's not take the sheen off England's Buttler and Woakes, who put up what will go down as one of the finest back-against-the-wall fourth-innings performances of all time.
England vs Pakistan: Azhar Ali says Chris Woakes and Jos Buttler's attacking game turned Test in hosts' favour
England, chasing a target of 277 — only one higher total has been achieved to win in the fourth innings of a Test at the Manchester ground — were in trouble at 117-5.
England vs Pakistan: 'I thought maybe I've played my last game', says Jos Buttler on fear of getting dropped
Jos Buttler admitted he thought he may have played his last Test after the England wicketkeeper atoned for a poor display with the gloves by starring with the bat in a three-wicket win over Pakistan at Old Trafford.
England vs Pakistan: Chris Woakes, Jos Buttler pull off heist on Day 4 to help hosts grab Test series lead
Woakes finished the match with an edged boundary off Afridi down to the third man rope as England went 1-0 up in a three-match campaign.
England vs Pakistan: Chris Woakes says hosts 'have got the ability' to chase down any target to win first Test
Pakistan have extended their lead to 244, a total which has not be chased more than once in the history of Old Trafford.
Masood reached 156 after almost eight hours at the crease to lift the tourists to 326, and the bowlers then tore through England's top order.
England vs Pakistan: Babar Azam's steely knock steers visitors to 139-2 on rain-affected Day 1 of first Test
Babar Azam's effortless 69 not out was easily the highlight of a first day comprising just 49 overs, with 11 boundaries in a stay of exactly 100 balls.
England pacer Chris Woakes content with missing out on spotlight amidst intense competition for places
Woakes, who has 106 wickets from 35 Tests, feels while he can't join compatriots James Anderson and Broad in the 500 wickets elite club, he still has a lot to offer