Dom Sibley and Zak Crawley both compiled centuries in their first innings in an England shirt as preparations for the Test series against New Zealand got under way in Whangarei.
England head coach Chris Silverwood believes record wicket-taker James Anderson and World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan deserve to end their international careers on their own terms.
England’s Stuart Broad is confident he has plenty more to give in the Test arena after rolling back the years with a brilliant Ashes campaign.
Michael Vaughan believes Stuart Broad and James Anderson should not play together for England any more.
Australia retained the Ashes while England secured a series draw on Sunday with a win at the Oval.
Australia coach Justin Langer has expressed doubt about David Warner’s ability to rediscover top form after the batsman was terrorised by Stuart Broad during a torturous Ashes campaign.
England must wait for their chance to reclaim the Ashes urn but Stuart Broad and Jack Leach ensured a first drawn series since 1972 by condemning Australia to a 135-run loss at The Oval.
Steve Smith’s air of invincibility finally cracked, just a little, as the combination of flu and a vibrant bowling performance allowed England take a handy lead in the final Ashes Test.
Stuart Broad continued his stranglehold over David Warner as he removed the Australian opener for a second duck in the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford.
Stuart Broad continued his stranglehold over David Warner as he removed the Australian opener for a duck in the opening over of the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford.
Round two of the Ashes battle between Steve Smith and Jofra Archer promises to be “brutal” but brilliant viewing, according to England’s Stuart Broad.