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RED-BALL ‘BUBBLE’ IS EVER SHRINKING

TRISTAN LAVALETTE @trislavalette Playing on: England’s Test summer was pretty much salvaged but the US Open tennis final between Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev, inset, sadly lacked big-match atmosphere Ensuring…

Gower: Zak finds it all so three-sy

…three but it will doubtless give England fans more succour to hear Gower backing Crawley. “The first time I went to three for England, it didn’t really work, I wasn’t…

CROSSWORD

…1987 (4) 18. 1990s Essex and England off-spinner of Scottish birth (4) 19. Slow bowlers who sometimes get the ball to turn (8) DOWN 1. Month in 1877 when Melbourne…

NOW IT’S OUR TIME TO HELP OTHERS

Chris Stocks catches up with England’s director of cricket and discusses the need for the ECB to help boards around the world Optimistic: Ashley Giles As England’s director of cricket,…

Contracted stars could face pay cut

Big earner: Ben Stokes could face a pay cut ENGLAND’S centrally- contracted players face a pay cut after the new round of deals for the next 12 months were announced…

WE’LL BE READY TO TAKE PAY CUT

Woakes and Broad back ECB plans to reduce costs By Chris Stocks CHRIS Woakes says England’s centrally- contracted players are willing to take a pay cut to help the sport…

MY DREAM XI

…a lot of value off the pitch too – he’s a very funny guy! 7. Ben Foakes Surrey and England roomed with Ben when we were away with England Lions,…

Ensuring survival is Rob’s main aim

By Jeremy Blackmore SUSSEX Chief Executive Rob Andrew says the hard decisions the club has taken to meet the challenges of COVID-19 will ensure its long-term survival. Challenges:- Former England

JONNY HAS BEEN STUCK IN A VORTEX

…into England’s Test team? Well, he is a determined sort who has overcome adversity before, such as the time early on in his England career when he was suspect against…

Amid uncertainty, Essex reign again

…former’s late dismissal by England spinner Jack Leach threatened one final plot twist. Ultimately, it was Cook’s first-innings 172 that proved the difference in this contest. England’s all-time leading runscorer…

Kohli leads RCB to much-needed win

…lead RCB to an eight-wicket victory over the Royals in Abu Dhabi. The India captain and impressive opener Devdutt Paddikal (63) saw off the threat of England’s Jofra Archer and…

Spin kings get set to hit big stage

…summer on a high. Having made his England bow in both whiteball formats over the winter, the 23-year-old missed this summer’s Ireland ODI series through injury before being overlooked against…

King Kohli’s in the record books again

…53 balls as he helped his Royal Challengers Bangalore side to an eight-wicket win against the Rajasthan Royals, who hinted yesterday that they had re-signed England vice-captain Ben Stokes. Kohli…

Jacks rolls the dice for Surrey

…order to fire Surrey into the t20 Blast semi-finals. The versatile 21-year-old dismissed all of Kent’s top four batsmen – including England aces Zak Crawley, Joe Denly and Sam Billings…

CHARLIE’S A CHIP OFF OLD BLOCK!

…coach of the Vipers and Dean gaining rare access to a hero. She added: “I have big memories of going to a couple of England games and watching Charlotte Edwards…