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England vs West Indies: Joe Denly, Olly Stone among five players released by ECB from bio-secure bubble
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England vs West Indies: Joe Denly, Olly Stone among five players released by ECB from bio-secure bubble

Out of the five, batsman Joe Denly will join the white-ball training group ahead of the upcoming Ireland series.

England vs West Indies: Dom Bess picked over Moeen Ali in 13-man squad for Southampton Test
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England vs West Indies: Dom Bess picked over Moeen Ali in 13-man squad for Southampton Test

All-rounder Ben Stokes will lead England in the match, which will begin at the Ageas Bowl Southampton on Wednesday in a bio-secure environment amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

South Africa vs England: Jofra Archer to stay with team for last and fourth Test despite elbow injury
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South Africa vs England: Jofra Archer to stay with team for last and fourth Test despite elbow injury

Archer missed a second test in a row as an elbow injury ruled him out on Thursday as England picked Mark Wood instead to bowl in the third test at St George’s Park.

South Africa vs England: Visitors left without James Anderson for remainder of series as pacer flies home after picking up rib injury
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South Africa vs England: Visitors left without James Anderson for remainder of series as pacer flies home after picking up rib injury

Anderson will return to England in the coming days, with fellow paceman Craig Overton remaining in South Africa as cover

South Africa vs England: Craig Overton, Dominic Bess added to visitors' squad as cover after flu-like symptoms hit camp
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South Africa vs England: Craig Overton, Dominic Bess added to visitors' squad as cover after flu-like symptoms hit camp

Bowlers Jofra Archer, Stuart Broad and Jack Leach are among a host of squad members hit by ‘flu-like’ symptoms sweeping through the England camp.

England pacer James Anderson to step up recovery from calf injury at training camp in South Africa's Potchefstroom ahead of Test series
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England pacer James Anderson to step up recovery from calf injury at training camp in South Africa's Potchefstroom ahead of Test series

England paceman James Anderson will step up his recovery from a calf injury at a specialist pace bowling camp in Potchefstroom ahead of a four-Test series in South Africa starting next month, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has said.

Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer promise bright Test future for England but Joe Root's men have areas to work upon
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Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer promise bright Test future for England but Joe Root's men have areas to work upon

Jofra Archer and Ben Stokes were the top players for England in the drawn Ashes series against Australia but Joe Root's team needs to improve in both batting and bowling departments.

Ashes 2019: Jason Roy, Craig Overton dropped from England XI for fifth Test; Sam Curran and Chris Woakes to play at Oval
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Ashes 2019: Jason Roy, Craig Overton dropped from England XI for fifth Test; Sam Curran and Chris Woakes to play at Oval

The England and Wales Cricket Board also confirmed that Ben Stokes would play as a specialist batsman due to a shoulder injury.

Ashes 2019: England to assess star all-rounder Ben Stokes's fitness to bowl ahead of final match of series
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Ashes 2019: England to assess star all-rounder Ben Stokes's fitness to bowl ahead of final match of series

Stokes was included in an unchanged 13-man England squad announced Monday following a 185-run defeat in the fourth Test on Sunday that ensured Australia would keep hold of the Ashes at 2-1 up with one to play in the five-Test series

Ashes 2019: England skipper Joe Root says Test defeat at Manchester 'hard to take' as Australia retain Ashes
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Ashes 2019: England skipper Joe Root says Test defeat at Manchester 'hard to take' as Australia retain Ashes

England, set a huge target of 383 to win at Old Trafford, were bowled out for 197 following some spirited lower-order defiance.

Ashes 2019: Australia captain Tim Paine says fans' passion in stadiums makes retaining urn special, want to win series 3-1
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Ashes 2019: Australia captain Tim Paine says fans' passion in stadiums makes retaining urn special, want to win series 3-1

England were set a huge second-innings target of 383 to win but were bowled out for 197 following some spirited lower-order defiance

Ashes 2019: Australia retain Ashes with 185-run win over England in fourth Test at Old Trafford
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Ashes 2019: Australia retain Ashes with 185-run win over England in fourth Test at Old Trafford

Victory left Australia 2-1 up in the five-Test series ahead of next week's finale at the Oval. England were dismissed for 197 on the fifth day.

Ashes 2019: England include pacer Craig Overton in place of Chris Woakes for fourth Test at Old Trafford
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Ashes 2019: England include pacer Craig Overton in place of Chris Woakes for fourth Test at Old Trafford

Captain Joe Root said that Somerset seamer Craig Overton would get his chance for a fourth Test appearance, having last featured in New Zealand in March 2018.

England vs Australia: Pacers Sam Curran, Craig Overton added to hosts ODI squad for last two games
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England vs Australia: Pacers Sam Curran, Craig Overton added to hosts ODI squad for last two games

"Surrey's Sam Curran and Somerset's Craig Overton have been called up from the Lions (the national A side) to join England's squad for the final two Royal London ODIs against Australia," said an England and Wales Cricket Board statement.

New Zealand vs England: Jonny Bairstow's fifty rescues visitors on Day 1 after hosts strike early
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New Zealand vs England: Jonny Bairstow's fifty rescues visitors on Day 1 after hosts strike early

England were in danger of not reaching 200 until Mark Wood joined Jonny Bairstow and the pair put on 95 for the eighth wicket before Wood fell to Tim Southee for 52, his maiden Test half-century.

New Zealand vs England, Highlights, Day/Night Test, Day 5 at Auckland: Kiwis win by innings and 49 runs
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New Zealand vs England, Highlights, Day/Night Test, Day 5 at Auckland: Kiwis win by innings and 49 runs

Catch live score and ball-by-ball commentary of Day 5 of the 1st Test between New Zealand and England at Auckland

Ashes 2017: Redemption for Alastair Cook and Stuart Broad as England boss Day Two, but job's not done yet
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Ashes 2017: Redemption for Alastair Cook and Stuart Broad as England boss Day Two, but job's not done yet

Both Alastair Cook and Stuart Broad were under pressure, both went some way to silencing their detractors as England put themselves in a strong position on Day Two in Melbourne.

Ashes 2017: England's Tom Curran to make his Test debut in Melbourne, will replace Craig Overton in playing XI
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Ashes 2017: England's Tom Curran to make his Test debut in Melbourne, will replace Craig Overton in playing XI

Curran has played three Twenty20s and a one-day international and was not originally chosen in England's Ashes touring squad.

Ashes 2017: England fast-bowler Craig Overton ruled out of fourth Test after suffering fractured rib in Perth
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Ashes 2017: England fast-bowler Craig Overton ruled out of fourth Test after suffering fractured rib in Perth

England right-arm seam bowler Craig Overton won't play in the Melbourne Cricket Ground Test against Australia because of a fractured rib.

Highlights, Australia vs England, Ashes 2017, 3rd Test, Day 4 in Perth
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Highlights, Australia vs England, Ashes 2017, 3rd Test, Day 4 in Perth

Catch all the live scores and updates from the fourth day's play of the third Test of Ashes 2017-18 from the WACA ground in Perth