Wednesday , April 26 2017

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India v England: Gary Ballance lacks confidence, says Michael Vaughan

Ballance averages 18 with the bat in his last eight England innings England cannot pick “shot for confidence” Gary Ballance for the forthcoming Tests against India, says former England captain Michael Vaughan. Yorkshire’s Ballance scored 24 runs in four innings as England drew last month’s Test series in Bangladesh 1-1. …

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India’s DRS trial could be bad news for England’s batsmen

Teams get two chances each to review an umpire’s decision during a Test innings, with that figure being reset again after 80 overs There might have been a few concerned England batsmen when news filtered through that the decision review system (DRS) will be in place for their tour of …

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Liam Dawson: Hampshire all-rounder extends contract to 2019

Liam Dawson failed to make an appearance during England’s recent ODI series in Bangladesh Hampshire and England all-rounder Liam Dawson has extended his contract with the county until the end of 2019. The 26-year-old, who made his limited-overs international debut in June, came through Hampshire’s academy. He scored over 1,300 …

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Women’s Sport Week 2016: Heather Knight on the Barranco Wall, the World Cup and beach cricket

To mark Women’s Sport Week 2016, England captain and regular BBC Sport columnist Heather Knight looks at the perception of women’s cricket around the world, as she prepares for her first overseas international series as skipper. The beginning of our five-match one-day series against West Indies on Saturday comes at …

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