Cricket

  • 3 September 2014

    ALASTAIR COOK'S appetite to lead England to the World Cup remains undiminished, despite their most chastening defeat yet as India wrapped up the Royal London Series a match early.

  • 1 September 2014

    ANDI McElnea, the triumphant Ayr captain, last night said that he believes his team's Western Union success can be traced back to the efforts of club stalwart Matt Horne.

  • 31 August 2014

    Frustrated Alastair Cook has warned England urgently need to start playing to their potential to avoid more setbacks on their road to the World Cup.

  • 21 August 2014

    After seeing the young cricketers he watched grow up in his homeland over-power, for the second time in six days, those he is charged with developing, Grant Bradburn believes his Scotland players should now fully understand what is required if they want to go to the World Cup.

  • 20 August 2014

    GRANT Bradburn, the Scotland coach, wants his fast bowlers to prove they are also fast learners in today's rearranged New Zealand A match.

  • 19 August 2014

    Mahela Jayawardene, the former captain, was given a fairytale send-off in his final Test match as Sri Lanka eased to a 105-run victory and completed a 2-0 series sweep over Pakistan, writes Henry McCall.