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England spinners rip through Sri Lanka to seal Test series

England spinners rip through Sri Lanka to seal Test series

England won the second Test by 57 runs on the final day in Pallekele to clinch their first series victory in 17 years in Sri Lanka on Sunday.

  • by Rex Clementine

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Moeen bowls England to big win over Sri Lanka inside four days
England

Moeen bowls England to big win over Sri Lanka inside four days

After conceding a 139-run first-innings lead to England, Sri Lanka tried in vain to force Rangana Herath's farewell Test into its final day.

  • by Amlan Chakraborty
Debutant Foakes sparks England recovery
Sri Lanka

Debutant Foakes sparks England recovery

England's Ben Foakes made a memorable debut to help the tourists recover from a terrible start and reach 8-321 on the opening day of the first Test against Sri Lanka.

Late-blooming Anderson eyes the 600 club before retiring

Late-blooming Anderson eyes the 600 club before retiring

At an age when fast bowlers are usually slowing down or retired, 36-year-old James Anderson could bring up a special milestone in the coming months.

  • by Scyld Berry
Sri Lanka hand England heaviest one-day international defeat
Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka hand England heaviest one-day international defeat

When a huge thunderstorm engulfed the Premadasa Stadium, England had crumbled to 9-132, five fewer than Sri Lanka's opening partnership.

  • by Rory Dollard
England's Woakes sinks Sri Lanka in rain-marred ODI

England's Woakes sinks Sri Lanka in rain-marred ODI

England have won a rain-marred second one-day international against Sri Lanka courtesy of the Duckworth Lewis method.

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Strauss departs as England cricket director for family reasons

Strauss departs as England cricket director for family reasons

England head coach Trevor Bayliss and one-day international skipper Eoin Morgan have paid tribute to departing director of cricket Andrew Strauss.

Ali happy to move on from Osama allegation
Australia

Ali happy to move on from Osama allegation

England all-rounder Moeen Ali insists he's moved on following allegations of a racially-motivated remark made to him by an Australian player.

  • by Ian McCullough
Moeen Ali 'Osama' case closed as no new evidence emerges
England

Moeen Ali 'Osama' case closed as no new evidence emerges

Cricket Australia has completed its probe into claims Moeen Ali was racially vilified during the 2015 Ashes series.

  • by Jon Pierik
Stokes, Hales hit with disrepute charge

Stokes, Hales hit with disrepute charge

England all-rounder Ben Stokes and batsman Alex Hales will appear before a disciplinary hearing after being charged with bringing the game into disrepute.

ICC could still take action on 2015 Ashes racism claim if player named
England

ICC could still take action on 2015 Ashes racism claim if player named

Cricket Australia is waiting to hear back from the England board over Moeen Ali's allegations but world cricket bosses say penalties could still apply.

  • by Andrew Wu