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How Dukes have managed to produce a ball to dye for

BBC Test Match Special broadcaster Alison Mitchell heads to Dukes HQ in Walthamstow to lay eyes on the pink ball

August 23, 2017 with 0 Comments

No ‘bad blood’ between me and Rabada, says Ben Stokes

(Photo: Getty Images) By Adam Ellis England all-rounder Ben Stokes has dismissed talk of any ill feelings between him and South Africa pace..

July 25, 2017 with 0 Comments

A sign of things to come – ‘The best thing about today was beating Australia’ says Stokes

(Photo: Getty Images) Chris Stocks asks whether Ben Stokes’ fabulous knock against Australia is a sign of things to come this..

June 21, 2017 with 0 Comments

Viewpoint: Derek Pringle on this England ODI team’s place in history

(Photo: Getty Images) Derek Pringle explains how Pakistan’s gameplan confounded England and how Eoin Morgan’s side should have..

June 20, 2017 with 0 Comments

Rest will keep the fire stoked

Chris Stocks highlights the importance of protecting star player Ben Stokes from the risk of burnout After returning to England’s team..

May 30, 2017 with 0 Comments

Life-changing fortunes jiggle in for Stokes and Mills

Alison Mitchell looks at the frenetic business of last week’s IPL auction which turned some fortunate players into instant millionaires..

February 28, 2017 with 0 Comments

Derek Pringle column – Not many tweaks needed to keep Tests relevant

One of the slogans coming from England’s new captain and his deputy, is their mission to make people “fall in love with Test cricket..

February 21, 2017 with 0 Comments

Stokes not guaranteed to captain in Root’s absence

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess Andrew Strauss, England’s director of cricket, has claimed that Ben Stokes, the new..

February 16, 2017 with 0 Comments

ECB confirm Root as new Test captain

(Photo: Getty Images) Joe Root has been appointed the new Test captain of England after being offered the post by Andrew Strauss over the..

February 13, 2017 with 0 Comments

Stokes could land big IPL contract, says Yuvraj

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been tipped to land a big deal when he is auctioned for the..

February 2, 2017 with 0 Comments


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