Eoin Morgan of England in fielding action during an England training session in Cardiff. Photo: Harry Trump/Getty Images

Eoin Morgan has dismissed controversy over tweets sent by him and Jos Buttler in 2017 and 2018 that appeared to mock common Indian use of English, ins(...)

 James Anderson of England celebrates taking the wicket of Azhar Ali. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Jimmy Anderson is still alive; he can still smile and he can still bowl; debate over his imminent retirement has stalled. In between the Tests he almo(...)

“I don’t think it will be long before he’s back in the wickets big time. I think it would be very silly for us to write Jimmy off.”

Joe Root has warned anyone questioning Jimmy Anderson’s ability does so at their peril, with England to give their record wicket-taker an immediate c(...)

Ben Stokes has withdrawn from the remainder of England’s Test series against Pakistan. Photograph: Jon Super/PA

Ben Stokes has withdrawn from the remainder of England’s Test series against Pakistan for unspecified family reasons, with the all-rounder due to join(...)

Pakistan batsman Babar Azam has hit four centuries and a 97 in his past five Tests. Photograph:  Gareth Copley/Getty Images

First Test: England v Pakistan, Old Trafford, Wednesday, 11.0 England’s condensed summer of Test cricket resumes on Wednesday and it could get better(...)

Connacht hooker  Dave Heffernan scores a try despite the attempts of  Rey Lee-Lo of Cardiff Blues during the Guinness Pro 14 game at  The Sportsground. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht 29 Cardiff Blues 0 Connacht arrested a five-game losing run and marked their return to the Galway Sportsground with a key bonus-point winnin(...)

Tom Moloney, Tom Treacy and Ollie Robinson, former hurlers and committee members of Tynagh Abbey-Duniry GAA Club. Photograph: The Irish Times

Hurling runs deep in Galway. You travel the narrow stone-clad roads in the east of the county and you know it’s hurling country. Boys and girls walk t(...)