Cricinfo's dedicated homepage for scores, news and articles about cricket in England. All Stars Cricket is a brand new programme from the England and Wales Cricket Board aimed at providing children aged five to eight with a great first experience Follow Live · Fixtures & Results · Video · Live. The latest Tweets from England Cricket (@englandcricket). We Are England Cricket. The official home of all of the England Cricket teams on Twitter. As well as Joe Root batted against South Africa, the tourists' poor display at Lord's gave him an easy introduction to the England captaincy. Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury. Mike Denness was the surprising choice but only lasted 18 months; his results against poor opposition were good, but England were badly exposed as ageing and lacking in good fast bowling against the —75 Australians, losing that series 4—1 to lose the Ashes. England were "completely squeezed by a brilliant Pakistan" in their Champions Trophy semi-final, says Jonathan Agnew. Scottish Cricket Union severed ties with the TCCB in , with Wales continuing to be represented by England. Sydney Barnes took 49 wickets in the series. England are currently ranked fourth in Tests, fourth in ODIs and second in T20Is by the ICC. England with a mixture of amateurs and professionals won the series 2—1. Get Inspired Activity Finder Run by the BBC and partners Find ways to get active near you: English Music Laughter The new owners of Indian cricket were not the old princes. Don't have an account? Accessibility links Skip to content Accessibility Help. Against this background, England toured the West Indies under the captaincy of Andrew Strauss and, in a disappointing performance, lost the Test series 1—0. The England cricket team represents England and Wales. By though, having endured another Ashes drubbing as well as another first-round exit from the World Cup , Hussain resigned as captain after one Test against South Africa. The last time the England touring team wore the bacon-and-egg colours of the MCC was on the —97 tour of New Zealand. Archived from the original on 4 March Durham v Leics at Chester-le-Street. Off spinner Ali grabbed six second innings wickets as the visitors lost by runs inside four days.