England bowler Monty Panesar backed to rise above the fuss over clumsy tweet. Photograph: Dave Hunt/EPA

Monty Panesar has received a second apology from Cricket Australia inside a week, but has been backed to rise above off-field distractions to re-estab(...)

 Kane Williamson, Brendon McCullum and Hamish Rutherford of New Zealand celebrate the wicket of England captain Alastair Cook during day four of the third Test in Auckland. Photograph:  Phil Walter/Getty Images

England were in a desperate position at the close of the fourth day of the final Test match dominated by a vibrant New Zealand team in Auckland(...)

Groundsmen push water off covers on the final day of the second  Test between New Zealand and England in Wellington. Photograph:  David Gray/Reuters

England had to accept the inevitable at the Basin Reserve in Wellington today, and will head to Auckland tomorrow for a winner-takes-all final (...)