England have not lost to Australia at Edgbaston in 18 years, but to preserve that record as the Ashes gets under way in Birmingham today, the hosts will need their middle order to fire amid uncertainty over their top three.
England’s Cricket World Cup triumph can be the perfect launch pad to complete a memorable double by winning the Ashes series against Australia this year, test skipper Joe Root has said.
England captain Eoin Morgan said his team had played some of their best cricket in their last two group games to make the semi-finals of the World Cup after 27 years.
A spirited England ended India’s unbeaten run in the Cricket World Cup with a 31-run victory in a high-scoring group match to boost their semi-final prospects on Sunday.
England fans obviously did not learn when they taunted former Australia legspinner Shane Warne for eating all the pies, with a jibe at fast bowler Mitchell Starc helping fire him up to destroy England at the Cricket World Cup.
Not even England’s most passionate supporters would suggest that winning this week’s Nations League Finals would compare with a World Cup triumph but after last year’s excitement, Gareth Southgate’s men are now eyeing football’s newest trophy.
England’s Jofra Archer and Jason Roy were both fined 15% of their match fee for misconduct during their 14-run defeat by Pakistan in the World Cup on Monday, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has said.
Sparkling or sweet, demand for English wine is flourishing, say producers, with the search for suitable land to grow grapes and plant vineyards gathering momentum across England.
England launch the World Cup today as favourites to bludgeon their way to victory for the first time but will fear a Virat Kohli-inspired India and a hungry Australia.
British Steel, the country’s second largest steel producer, is on the brink of collapse.
LONDON () – England women’s coach Phil Neville has called on the country’s biggest clubs to host women’s games at their main stadiums.
Ronald Koeman says he is over the disappointment of being sacked by Everton.
Southgate hailed an “electric” Raheem Sterling as the Manchester City forward scored his first international hat-trick.
Tottenham Hotspur defender Kieran Trippier has blamed injuries for his lack of form this season and the right back said he is aware of the competition for spots in England’s back line for their Euro qualifiers this month.
England lock Maro Itoje will miss their final Six Nations match with Scotland on Saturday due to a knee injury.
Beckham calls his former team LA Galaxy his “family” and thanks them for embracing him at the unveiling of his statue.
England lock Maro Itoje and flanker Chris Robshaw have been called up to the training squad by coach Eddie Jones ahead of Saturday’s Six Nations match against Italy at Twickenham.
Crowds of mourning fans joined luminaries of English football for a final farewell yesterday to Gordon Banks, a steelworker’s son who became one of the world’s greatest goalkeepers and who will be remembered for his miraculous save against Pele.
Wales blew the Six Nations wide open with an epic 21-13 victory over England.
England’s rugby got an extra dose of motivation ahead of Saturday’s Wales match.
Itoje could return to the squad for Saturday’s Six Nations clash with Wales.
Williams cancel plans to run their new F1 car for the first time as they rush to be ready for the pre-season testing in Spain.
Gordon Banks, the goalkeeper who helped England win the World Cup in 1966, died at the age of 81.
France fail to include the most basic elements of high level rugby against England.
Wales coach Warren Gatland says his side will step up their performance for their crucial Six Nations contest against England.
England are improving but nowhere near their best, coach Eddie Jones said.
Alastair Cook questions the team’s preparations for their West Indies tour.
England captain Owen Farrell says he is recovering well from hand surgery and fully expects to be fit to face Ireland on February 2.
Co-captain Dylan Hartley and scrumhalf Danny Care have been left out of the England’s initial Six Nations championship squad.
England must make the most of their “best opportunity” to win a World Cup, new director of cricket Ashley Giles has said.