England’s Woakes: We’ve ‘given ourselves a chance’ in Old Trafford thriller

England used pace to break down Pakistan's batting, but it could be the tourists' spinners who are key to the rest of the Old Trafford game.

Stokes strikes as England prepare for Old Trafford chase

England will face a testing run chase in the first Test against Pakistan, but Ben Stokes gave them fresh hope of pulling off an opening win.

Australia to host rescheduled T20 World Cup in 2022, India retains 2021 event

The next Men's T20 World Cup will take place in India in 2021, with Australia the hosts in 2022.

England’s white-ball tour of India put back to 2021

The BCCI and ECB are discussing alternative dates for England to tour India in 2021.

No one’s robots – Archer defender down-on-pace efforts

England paceman Jofra Archer claimed three wickets during Pakistan's first innings but did not send the speed gun soaring.

Shan and deliver – Pakistan attack cash in on opener’s heroics

Shan Masood scored his third century in as many Tests - a career-best 156 - before Pakistan reduced England to 92-4 at Old Trafford.

Brilliant Babar and wasteful Buttler give Pakistan the edge at Old Trafford

Only 49 overs were bowled on day one of the Test series at Old Trafford, with Babar Azam lighting up a gloomy day.

Pakistan pick two leg-spinners and opt to bat, England unchanged

Ben Stokes will again play as a specialist batsman in the first Test against a Pakistan side that includes two leg-spinners.

Babar Azam: Pakistan batsman rivals ‘Fab Four’ ahead of England Test series

Who is the best batsman in the world? Babar Azam deserves to be in the discussion, considering his numbers in recent years.

Ireland bring back World Cup memories with stunning ODI win over England

Paul Stirling and Andy Balbirnie hit hundreds as Ireland reached a target of 329 to beat England in the third ODI of the series.

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