England’s Stuart Broad, Alastair Cook and Ian Bell look dejected during the post match presentations following their series draw with the West Indies. Photo: Jason O’Brien/Reuters

Alastair Cook believes he is “untouchable” as England captain, according to Geoffrey Boycott who has launched an astonishing attack on the left-hander(...)

  England cricket coach Peter Moores’s  unfortunate blurted promise “to look at the data” for reasons behind losing to Bangladesh in the World Cup has cued up much soul-searching about what the correct approach to the game should be. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

The phrase “analysis paralysis” is hardly new and its use hardly neutral. But the debate about whether sport should be parsed through as many analytic(...)

England’s Alastair Cook watches the presentation after Sri Lanka won the test series.   Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Geoffrey Boycott has warned England captain Alastair Cook he could be hounded out of his job if his team keeps serving up “the same old rubbish”.The (...)

 Kevin Pietersen of England is dropped by Australia’s George Bailey off the bowling of Ryan Harris during day one of the Fourth Ashes Test  at Melbourne Cricket Ground. Photograph: Michael Dodge/Getty Images

The Melbourne Cricket Ground was packed to the rafters. From the front rows to the nose-bleed gods, 91,092 people turned up, beating the old official (...)