English cricket chiefs admit Hundred 'mistakes' as draft announced

The England and Wales Cricket Board faced huge public criticism for suggesting the 100-balls-per-side competition was aimed at attracting a new audience as opposed to existing fans.

published on : 15th May 2019

ICC submits women's cricket bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games

The bid, which has been made in partnership with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), will see the women's team sport apply to become part of the Commonwealth Games family.

published on : 26th November 2018

England name unchanged squad for the third Test 

England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said in a statement that it will make an assessment of all-rounder Ben Stokes' availability after the conclusion of the trial in Bristol.

published on : 13th August 2018

Former Test batsman Ed Smith named as new England cricket selector

The ECB said Smith, who succeeds James Whitaker, would be part of a 'new approach to scouting, assessing and selecting players for the senior men's Test, T20 and one-day sides'.

published on : 21st April 2018

England and Wales Cricket Board says Ben Stokes will not be on Ashes flight

 Stokes was arrested last month on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm and suspended, along with Alex Hales, from the internationals.

published on : 6th October 2017

England vs West Indies: ECB drop Ben Stokes after arrest

England have dropped Ben Stokes and Alex Hales from their side to play West Indies in the fourth ODI at The Oval.

published on : 26th September 2017