Cricketing heroes Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler have been awarded honours at Buckingham Palace following England’s thrilling victory in the World Cup.
Eoin Morgan hailed the resolve of Tom Curran after the seamer held his nerve to help England draw level in their Twenty20 series against South Africa with a two-run win at Durban.
England withstood a whirlwind innings from South Africa captain Quinton De Kock to level the Twenty20 series following a nervy two-run win in another last-ball thriller at Durban.
Moeen Ali’s late cameo of 39 from only 11 balls propelled England to 204 for seven as they sought to level the Twenty20 series against South Africa at Durban.
World Cup-winning trio Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler and Mark Wood were all included in England’s line-up for the first of three Twenty20s against South Africa at a blustery East London.
England national selector Ed Smith admitted Keaton Jennings’ recall for the two-Test tour of Sri Lanka next month was down to the Lancashire opener’s proficiency on the subcontinent.
England have recalled Lancashire opener Keaton Jennings and Surrey wicketkeeper-batsman Ben Foakes for the two-Test series against Sri Lanka next month.
Tom Curran was reluctant to accept England’s under-strength side had been shaken by their seven-wicket defeat to South Africa as the tourists plot a way back into the series at Durban.
Ben Stokes’ father Ged is returning home after three operations and 37 days in a South Africa hospital.
Ben Stokes joined an elite group with his all-round displays in England’s series win over South Africa.
England ended their triumphant Test tour of South Africa on a rousing high, wrapping up a 191-run win at the Wanderers to clinch the series 3-1.
England made big strides towards a series victory over South Africa after two vital wickets late on the fourth afternoon of the final Test.
Chris Woakes and Ben Stokes pushed England two steps closer to a memorable series win on the fourth morning of the decisive final Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.
England established complete dominance over a worn and wearied South Africa in Johannesburg, leaving themselves two days to convert their 465-run lead in the fourth Test into a memorable series win.
England declined to enforce the follow-on on day three of the decisive fourth Test against South Africa, batting again to push their advantage to 303 in the series decider in Johannesburg.
Mark Wood finished with five for 46 as England dismissed South Africa for 183 on the third morning in Johannesburg, strengthening their grip on a series-clinching victory in the fourth Test.
England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been fined 15 per cent of his match fee and given a demerit point after admitting swearing at a fan following his dismissal on the first day of the fourth Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.
Ben Stokes has been fined 15 per cent of his match fee and handed one demerit point for his angry outburst at a fan during England’s fourth Test against South Africa.
Ben Stokes is the latest sports star to have been caught using foul language during a live event.
Security staff at the Wanderers have been told to be “more proactive” in monitoring abusive comments from the crowd following Ben Stokes’ angry exchange with a fan on day one of England’s fourth Test against South Africa.
Ben Stokes is awaiting likely disciplinary action having apologised for his foul-mouthed response to “repeated abuse from the crowd” during the opening day of England’s fourth Test against South Africa.
England’s Ben Stokes has apologised for his foul-mouthed reaction to “repeated abuse from the crowd” during the fourth Test against South Africa, with the tourists formally requesting additional security as a result of multiple outbursts from supporters.
England’s Ben Stokes has apologised for his foul-mouthed reaction to “repeated abuse from the crowd” during the fourth Test against South Africa, with the tourists formally requesting additional security as a result of outburts from supporters.
England all-rounder Ben Stokes is likely to be charged by the match referee after becoming involved in an apparently foul-mouthed exchange with a fan following his dismissal on day one of the fourth Test against South Africa.
Ben Stokes has been told he needs to hold his tongue in the face of provocation from the stands.
Ollie Pope revealed how a word of encouragement from Ben Stokes to take a late gamble on DRS allowed him to bring up his maiden Test century in Port Elizabeth.
Ollie Pope’s maiden Test century and another from the bat of the irrepressible Ben Stokes put England firmly in charge against South Africa on a dominant second day in Port Elizabeth.
Ollie Pope hit his maiden Test century in the third Test against South Africa, following Ben Stokes to three figures to put England in control at Port Elizabeth.
Ben Stokes continued his irrepressible run of form with a dominant century as he and Ollie Pope handed England full control of the third Test against South Africa in Port Elizabeth.
England will look to capitalise on good work from Ben Stokes and Ollie Pope when play resumes on day two of the third Test against South Africa.