• Hameed suffers fractured finger

    Hameed suffers fractured finger0

    Haseeb Hameed, a contender for England’s Ashes tour of Australia later this year, suffered a fractured finger batting for Lancashire against Middlesex at Lord’s on Thursday (September 21). Hameed retired hurt after being struck on the gloves by James Harris on the third – and last – day of the County Championship Division 1 game.

  • England-West Indies second ODI abandoned

    England-West Indies second ODI abandoned0

    Play in the second one-day international between England and West Indies at Trent Bridge on Thursday was abandoned as a no-result washout. Only 11 minutes play was possible at the Nottingham ground before rain saw the umpires take the players off the field with England 21 without loss after 2.2 overs, having been sent into bat. Jonny Bairstow was

  • Ian Botham ‘100 percent wrong’ over Paul Coughlin move, says Andrew Strauss

    Ian Botham ‘100 percent wrong’ over Paul Coughlin move, says Andrew Strauss0

    All-rounder Paul Coughlin did not move to Nottinghamshire because the county’s director of cricket Mick Newell is also an England selector, England cricket boss Andrew Strauss said. Durham chairman Ian Botham expressed his frustration after the 24-year-old Coughlin signed a three-year contract with Nottinghamshire after rejecting a new deal with his side. The former England all-rounder