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Dom Bess and Jos Buttler contribute to England’s sense of uncertainty | Vic Marks

With uncertainty comes excitement and there are more uncertainties than usual as England begin their Test summer.

AB de Villiers: ‘I have had my turn and, to be honest, I am...

South Africa's AB de Villiers has announced his retirement from international cricket.

Test debut for Dom Bess in revamped England line-up against Pakistan

Somerset spinner Dom Bess will make his England debut in the first Test against Pakistan on Thursday.

Andy Flower stands in as England director with Andrew Strauss on leave

Andrew Strauss is to take a summer-long break from his role as director of England cricket with Andy Flower stepping into the breach as a temporary replacement.

Dom Bess relaxed and ready to make history for England against Pakistan

Dom Bess is on the brink of becoming the youngest finger spinner to make his Test debut for England but there appear to be few nerves leading up to this particular slice of history.

County cricket talking points: One-Day Cup spoils the plot for the season

Ball one: One-Day Cup acts as a plot spoiler I review theatre elsewhere and, inevitably, the worlds of cricket and stage occasionally overlap.

Jos Buttler will ‘trust my instincts’ for England against Pakistan

Jos Buttler has admitted he is a luxury in England’s re-fitted Test team and that his return will divide opinion.

Pakistan and blunted Mohammad Abbas toil to draw with Leicestershire

As preparations for their forthcoming two-Test series against England go, taking three wickets in the first 72 overs against what amounted to a county second XI is unlikely to fill Pakistan with confidence.

Mark Wood ready to pick up the pace and start living up to the...

Mark Wood feels ready to crank up the pace at Lord’s this coming week should the instruction come from Joe Root.


India hail Samson as ‘Super’ and ‘Dynamite’

Rajasthan Royals batsman Sanju Samson plays a shot during the VIVO IPL Twenty20 cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore in Bangalore, India, Sunday, April 15, 2018.