England puts T20 World Cup pursuit on bucket list

More Sports / Cricket Oct 22, 2021

England puts T20 World Cup pursuit on bucket list

England's bowlers have opted for a decidedly low-tech approach to winning the T20 World Cup, training with a humble bucket to counter the crushing humidity of the Gulf. Seamer David Willey said England's players are soaking their hands in buckets of water during training sessions ...

England set to lift virus restrictions despite soaring cases

World Jul 6, 2021

England set to lift virus restrictions despite soaring cases

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday revealed plans to lift most of England's coronavirus restrictions, including masks and social distancing, from July 19, urging personal responsibility rather than government edict. Johnson had initially aimed for a full reopening on June 21, but was forced ...

Australia hopes to invite 'full crowds' for Ashes series

Cricket May 19, 2021

Australia hopes to invite 'full crowds' for Ashes series

Cricket Australia is hoping for packed stadiums for this year's Ashes series even if England's "Barmy Army" of traveling fans is unlikely to get into the country, interim chief executive Nick Hockley said on Wednesday. The schedule for Australia's 2021-22 home season was confirmed on ...