Phil Simmons

Phil Simmons returns to the West Indies to finish what he started

There is a saying in life, "Don't go back," however, in the case of Philt Simmons returning to the head coach of the West...
Test Cricket

Thursday Triple Treat Of Test Cricket To Keep Five-Day Game In Headlines

Despite the rise of the T20 format over the last decade and as great as the ODI World Cup was recently, the five-day version...
200 milestone, Old Rivals

The 200 milestone was so important for Australia at Edgbaston

200 is an important milestone for a team to reach in the first innings of a Test match, and not just for symbolic reasons....

Steve Smith and That Hundred

Australia had a year without Steve Smith. They tried Peter Handscomb, then Mitchell Marsh, then Shaun Marsh, then Nathan Lyon, and finally Marnus Labuschagne...
200 milestone, Old Rivals

Old Rivals England and Australia to Resume Battle

The old rivals resume their battle on Thursday, as England play host to Australia in the latest installment of one of the sport's greatest...

Ireland’s Bowlers give their Batsmen a Second Chance

The sun was out, and the partnership was set. England were still 51 behind, but the gap was becoming small enough for the Irish...
Jofra

Tim Murtagh and The Day Ireland Shocked England at Lord’s

There's nothing like a batting collapse, of seeing a rush of wickets on the scoreboard nearly matching the flow of runs and, for a...

Shoots of recovery as Ireland prepare for England Test

As an Irishman leads England to World Cup victory, Ireland Cricket is back on the up too
Women's Ashes

Women’s Ashes: As The Walls Closed In

Fielding in a multi-day match is different from fielding in any other type of single-day match, whether that match lasts for a full day...
Cricket World Cup 2019

Cricket World Cup 2019: Are England Meeting Expectations?

Four games played, three wins and a defeat to the mercurial Pakistan. So far so good for the pre-tournament favourites, very much on course...