Chris Silverwood appointed England men's team head coach across all formats, replaces Trevor Bayliss
Chris Silverwood was working as the fast bowling coach with the England cricket team for the past two seasons and has now been promoted to the top job.
The vexed question of who should bat at number three has been a long-running issue during Trevor Bayliss's four-year reign as England coach and one which will end after the Ashes.
Liam Dawson, England bowler, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: Crafty spinner and utility batsman, Dawson lends depth to English squad
Dawson is a clever spinner who can out-think batsmen, he is a very good fielder inside and outside of the circle and he can score important runs.
Jofra Archer, England all-rounder, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: Archer's all-round brilliance lends balance, X-factor to England squad
Archer may be new to international cricket, but he has been around for a long time now. This World Cup could just be the platform for him to announce his prowess.
James Vince, England batsman, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: Time for Vince to convert promise into performance
There is no doubting Vince’s talent, or the aesthetically-pleasing way he goes about things, but he has little to show for this as far as international numbers are concerned.
Jason Roy, England batsman, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: After changing England's ODI approach, Roy set to shine at mega event
The slight worry for England is that Roy hasn’t been at his most fluent best in the early part of the English season, struggling for Surrey in the One Day Cup.
England vs Pakistan: Jos Buttler's stunning 50-ball century powers Eoin Morgan's men to thrilling 12-run victory in second ODI
Jos Buttler's stunning 50-ball century just about proved the difference as England beat Pakistan by 12 runs in a thrilling second ODI at Southampton.
Jos Buttler, England wicket-keeper, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: Buttler is England's trump card at mega event
Buttler has now become an all-format cricketer for England, but it is limited overs formats where he is truly world-class.
Jonny Bairstow, England batsman, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: Eoin Morgan will depend on Bairstow for quick starts at top order
Bairstow has opened the batting 32 times for England and averages over 50 in that position with all six of his tons coming when he batted at the very top of the order.
Moeen Ali, England all-rounder, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: Jack of all trades Ali will play key role for team at No 7 in batting order
Moeen’s approach to batting, which is sometimes cavalier and always dramatic, and his diligence in working on improving himself as a bowler are a no better reflection of the improvement this England team has made between World Cups.
Eoin Morgan, England batsman, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: Hopes pinned on captain to add glorious chapter in team's white-ball revolution story
Eoin Morgan lifting the trophy at the Home of Cricket after the last World Cup would be the ending of one of the great transformation stories in sport.
India v England, 5th Test, stats review: From James Anderson’s multiple feats to KL Rahul-Rishabh Pant’s record-breaking stand
Take a look at the numbers from the fifth Test which features some interesting statistical achievements by England and India during The Oval Test.
Joe Root paid rich tribute to James Anderson for becoming the most successful fast bowler in Test history and hoped he will continue to spearhead the English attack in the future.
India vs England: Virat Kohli believes team can compete in challenging Australian conditions despite 4-1 series defeat
But despite the comprehensive nature of the series defeat, Kohli took positives from the tour as he looked forward to Australia, where India have never won a Test series.
India vs England: James Anderson hailed as country's greatest cricketer ever by retiring Alastair Cook
James Anderson overtook Glenn McGrath's tally of 563 wickets when he got the wicket of Mohammed Shami as England bowled out India to seal a 4-1 series win.
India vs England: Virat Kohli says 1-4 scoreline doesn't mean visitors were ouplayed by Joe Root and Co
Virat Kohli said that the final scoreline of 1-4 is not a true reflection of how his team competed in the five-match Test series.
India vs England: Moeen Ali calls for change in team's mentality after suffering yet another batting collapse in Test series
Moeen, who scored a watchful 50 in 170 balls before he was caught behind off the bowling of Ishant Sharma, admitted that England had issues to sort out beyond replacing Cook.
India vs England: Alastair Cook hopes time will eventually heal rift with former teammate Kevin Pietersen
Alastair Cook admitted the fallout with former teammate Kevin Pieterson had a negative impact on his own form.
India vs England: Moeen Ali hopes for fresh start to Three Lions career after starring with bat and ball in fourth Test
Ali endured a tough 2017/18 tour of Australia and New Zealand that included England's 4-0 Ashes loss and then spent five months out of the Test side.
The all-format two-month visit by England, which begins in January, will see them face the West Indies in three Tests, five one-day internationals and two Twenty20 Internationals.