Sam Underhill: England and Bath flanker to miss Six Nations

Sam Underhill: England and Bath flanker to miss Six Nations

Sam Underhill featured in three of England’s autumn internationals including the 37-18 victory over AustraliaEngland and Bath flanker Sam Underhill is set to miss the Six Nations after having ankle surgery. The 22-year-old was injured during Bath’s victory over Leicester on 30 December and is expected to be out for up to three months. That…

FA asks for information after England footballer alleged to have ‚taken cocaine’

FA asks for information after England footballer alleged to have ‚taken cocaine’

The Football Association is asking people to come forward with information after an unnamed England player was reported to have been „kicked out of a nightclub for taking cocaine”. The allegation was made in the Sun newspaper by a „club insider”. The paper alleges the Premier League player took the drug during a pre-Christmas team…

England would have to ‚screw-up’ to not win World Cup, says James Anderson

England would have to ‚screw-up’ to not win World Cup, says James Anderson

England won their last one-day series 3-1 against Sri Lanka and India and Australia at home last summerEngland would have to „screw-up” to not win the 2019 World Cup, according to fast bowler James Anderson. Captain Eoin Morgan’s side are the number one-ranked one-day team in the world and are strong favourites for next summer’s…

England v West Indies: Tourists’ Test squad unchanged for winter tour

England v West Indies: Tourists’ Test squad unchanged for winter tour

England have won their last five Test matchesEngland have named an unchanged 16-man squad for the three-Test series in the West Indies starting next month. Joe Root’s team beat Sri Lanka 3-0 last month, with wicketkeeper Ben Foakes and opener Rory Burns making their debuts. David Willey returns for the five-match one-day series starting in…

How England salvaged their year – wagging tails, record sixes, and tight finishes

How England salvaged their year – wagging tails, record sixes, and tight finishes

Vice-captain Jos Buttler and captain Joe Root both played significant innings in England’s series win in Sri LankaShortly after noon on 27 May, as Joe Root and his team trudged from the field after crumbling to a summer-opening defeat against Pakistan’s seam wizardry at Lord’s, England fans would have been nervously contemplating a nostalgia-fuelled return…