Dec 10 (Reuters) - England Lions cricketer Ben Duckett has been suspended from playing in the remainder of the team's training camp in Australia and warned about his conduct after a bar incident last week, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Sunday.
With England preparing to step into the cauldron of Aussie aggression that is the Gabba in 10 days' time, it's a good idea to get a feel of what might be to come.
Jan 10 (Reuters) - England test captain Joe Root is expected to be fit for Sunday's one-day series opener against Australia in Melbourne as he continues to recover from the illness that saw him treated in hospital during the fifth Ashes test.
Keaton Jennings and Ben Foakes both impressed with the bat for England Lions in front of England head coach Trevor Bayliss on the second day of the three-day match with a Queensland Select side in Brisbane.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - New Zealand beat the West Indies by an innings and 67 runs Monday in the first cricket test to take a 1-0 lead in the two-test series: New Zealand, 1st Innings 520-9 decl.
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) - Joe Root isn't concerned about what happened the last time England toured Australia for the Ashes, or the bombardment of banter in the buildup to this series.
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) - Trent Boult took a career-best 7-34 after Henry Nicholls had smashed an unbeaten 83 as New Zealand thrashed the West Indies by 204 runs on Saturday to win the second one-day international and clinch their three-match series with a game still to play.
An early-morning kick-about has become a staple part of England's warm-up ahead of the day's play of a Test match.
West Indies cricket superstar Chris Gayle is seeking to cash in on a court case win against an Australian media group, promising a tell-all interview -- but only if the price is right.