Kevin Pietersen of England is angered by press reports.    Photograph:  Stu Forster/Getty Images

The England and Wales Cricket Board is to demand an explanation and apology from Channel 9 after the Australian TV channel implied that Kevin Pieterse(...)

England’s Joe Root leaves the field after being dismissed during the first Ashes cricket test match against Australia at Trent Bridge. Photograph:   Philip Brown/Reuters

The first session of the Ashes ended with honours even as England reached 98 for two by lunch at Trent Bridge. Captain Alastair Cook, who chose to ba(...)