Following England’s embarrassing defeat at the hands of Pakistan in the first Test at Lord’s, former England skipper Michael Vaughan directed criticism in the direction of both Joe Root and Stuart Broad.
You could say that the Winter hasn’t been a happy time for England so far, especially after their 4-0 Ashes defeat in Australia. They are now set to embark on a Test Series in New Zealand imminently and this will give them a chance to restore a bit of pride and potentially change people’s view of how the last six months have gone.
You could say that the nation is divided right now on England and their Ashes defence.
This Saturday sees the world’s #2 ranked cricket side take on the West Indies, and with a stellar recent performance in the T20 events, England look to come into the competition with a strong competitive advantage. Read more
First Test: England, in their first test under Joe Root’s lead, thrashed South Africa after winning by 211 runs. South Africa were chasing 351 for victory but in the final session on the fourth day they found themselves bowled out for 119. Read more