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Cancelled fifth India-England Test to be played at Edgbaston in July 2022
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Cancelled fifth India-England Test to be played at Edgbaston in July 2022

The Edgbaston Test will be part of India's white-ball tour of England. The match will be held from 1 July.

England cricket board gives 'conditional approval' for Ashes tour
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England cricket board gives 'conditional approval' for Ashes tour

There were fears the Ashes would be cancelled after months of concern over tough Covid-19 quarantine guidelines which England's players and their families will have to follow in Australia.

England cricket chairman Ian Watmore steps down after Pakistan criticism
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England cricket chairman Ian Watmore steps down after Pakistan criticism

Watmore, 63, has a reached a "mutual agreement" with the board to leave his role following the end of the domestic season after just over a year in the role.

England will only play Ashes series if best players in squad
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England will only play Ashes series if best players in squad

The ECB said the priority was to ensure the tour can take place "with conditions for players and management to perform at their best."

England Cricket Board to decide on Ashes series in Australia this week
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England Cricket Board to decide on Ashes series in Australia this week

Joe Root's team are due to play a five-Test series starting in Brisbane on 8 December, with further matches in Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Perth.

England cricketers 'very open-minded', would happily tour Pakistan, says Mushtaq Ahmed
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England cricketers 'very open-minded', would happily tour Pakistan, says Mushtaq Ahmed

Ahmed, who has a foot in both camps after serving as England's spin-bowling coach in 2009-2015, voiced his frustration to AFP after English cricket chiefs controversially cancelled tours for their men's and women's teams next month to cricket-crazy Pakistan.

England all-rounder Moeen Ali to announce retirement from Test cricket, says report
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England all-rounder Moeen Ali to announce retirement from Test cricket, says report

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.

England players' body says ECB 'did not ask' for its opinion before cancelling Pakistan tours
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England players' body says ECB 'did not ask' for its opinion before cancelling Pakistan tours

New Zealand abandoned and England pulled out of scheduled assignments in Pakistan in quick succession citing security concerns. England also gave players' mental health as a reason for the withdrawal.

British government did not advise ECB against Pakistan tour: High Commissioner
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British government did not advise ECB against Pakistan tour: High Commissioner

The ECB on Monday withdrew its men's and women's teams from the tour of Pakistan, citing increased concerns about travelling to the region.

'Severly disappointed' PCB chief Ramiz Raja says Pakistan will look after their own interest
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'Severly disappointed' PCB chief Ramiz Raja says Pakistan will look after their own interest

“I am severely disappointed in England’s withdrawal but it was expected because this western bloc gets united unfortunately and tries to back each other,” Ramiz said in a video message.

Security tightened for New Zealand's women cricketers in England after threatening email
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Security tightened for New Zealand's women cricketers in England after threatening email

"The ECB have received a threatening email relating to NZC. Although this did not specifically reference the White Ferns, it was treated seriously, investigated, and deemed not credible," the governing body said in a statement.

England players could boycott Ashes in view of strict bubble life, says report
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England players could boycott Ashes in view of strict bubble life, says report

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) are still adamant and have not thought about postponement which has irked the senior players and support staff.

BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly wants rescheduled Test to be fifth match of series, not a one-off
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BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly wants rescheduled Test to be fifth match of series, not a one-off

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has written to the ICC seeking a Dispute Resolution Committee (DRC) verdict on the fate of the cancelled match that was to be played at Old Trafford, Manchester. The ICC is yet to comment on the matter.

Manchester Test cancellation heightens uncertainty surrounding upcoming Ashes
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Manchester Test cancellation heightens uncertainty surrounding upcoming Ashes

The dramatic last-minute cancellation of the deciding fifth Test at Old Trafford has heightened the tension already surrounding the upcoming Ashes series.

India vs England: ECB likely to write to ICC for decision on cancelled Test at Manchester
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India vs England: ECB likely to write to ICC for decision on cancelled Test at Manchester

It is understood that ECB will press for a forfeiture of the fifth Test which would allow them to claim the compensation from the insurance company.

India vs England: Proposed Test could be one-off, says ECB CEO Tom Harrison
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India vs England: Proposed Test could be one-off, says ECB CEO Tom Harrison

The fifth Test was cancelled after a COVID-19 outbreak in the Indian camp which made visiting players reluctant to play fearing a positive result might lead to 10-day isolation and scheduling nightmare of Indian Premier League.

India vs England: BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly unsure 5th Test will go ahead after junior physio Yogesh Parmar tests positive
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India vs England: BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly unsure 5th Test will go ahead after junior physio Yogesh Parmar tests positive

The players have been told to remain in their respective rooms as RT-PCR testing is being carried out. Besides Shastri and Patel, fielding coach R Sridhar and Arun are also isolating in London.

ECB senior executives set to share £2.1 million bonus despite job cuts amid COVID-19 pandemic
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ECB senior executives set to share £2.1 million bonus despite job cuts amid COVID-19 pandemic

ECB chair Ian Watmore said the executives are being rewarded for their good work amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

India vs England: Hosts drop opener Dom Sibley after poor performances, recall Dawid Malan for third Test
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India vs England: Hosts drop opener Dom Sibley after poor performances, recall Dawid Malan for third Test

India are 1-0 up in the five-match series after a 151-run win in the second Test at Lord's where Sibley made scores of 11 and nought as his average dipped to 19.77 in 10 Tests this year.

ECB says player welfare ‘paramount’ while ensuring availability of England’s best options for packed Ashes schedule
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ECB says player welfare ‘paramount’ while ensuring availability of England’s best options for packed Ashes schedule

In a joint statement with the Professional Cricketers’ Association (PCA) on Friday, the governing bodies reiterated their desire for the five-Test series to be played at the highest possible standard. Meetings with Cricket Australia (CA) are set to occur in the coming weeks.