Ian Bell

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England’s Andy Flower: “We go to Perth and both sides start on nought for nought, and my job is to ensure that the players are as well prepared as possible for that challenge.”

Andy Flower has insisted it is the problems of England’s senior players, rather than his own future as team director, that must be the focus of attent(...)

Mitchell Johnson has words with Stuart Broad and Matt Prior during day four of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

The Ashes combatants tried to make light of a series of ill-tempered exchanges as things turned ugly near the close of a long, hot fourth day in the C(...)

A general view of play during day three of the second Ashes Test match between Australia and England. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

Straight-talking Ian Bell insists there can be “no excuses” for England after they were blown away yet again by Mitchell Johnson in the second Test at(...)

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(...)

Tim Bresnan has been added to England’s Ashes squad, and is in the reckoning to play in the second Test in Adelaide this week.

Tim Bresnan has officially rejoined England’s Ashes squad in readiness for the second Test in Adelaide, and Australia expect conditions to favour an i(...)

England’s Jonathan Trott reacts as he leaves the field after losing his wicket to the bowling of Australia’s Mitchell Johnson during day two of the first Ashes test at The Gabba in Brisbane. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire.

Former England captain Nasser Hussain expects the sledging to continue in the Ashes series despite Jonathan Trott’s departure from the tour with a str(...)

 Steve Smith takes a catch to dismiss England’s Matt Prior for a duck on day two of the first Ashes test. Photograph: Dave Hunt/EPA

Where to start with that then? Perhaps begin at the beginning, as Dylan Thomas would have it: England managed Llareggub on a brutal day that might jus(...)

England’s Stuart Broad waves at fans as he walks off the field at the end of the first day’s play. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters

England paceman Stuart Broad ignored the jeers, chants and catcalls of a hostile Gabba crowd to take five wickets and leave Australia clinging on at 2(...)

 Eoin Morgan  in action during a nets session at  Malahide. Photograph:  Clive Rose/Getty Images

Eoin Morgan, the Irishman who will captain England against his homeland this week, does not feel his adopted country are patronising their neighbours(...)

England’s T20 captain Stuart Broad: insisted players still had the support of the fans, despite accusations of arrogance among the squad. Photograph: Chris Ison/PA

Australia have not won a competitive match across all forms of the game since February, yet it is England who are fielding the difficult questions. On(...)

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