• Sciver returns as vice-captain for T20 World Cup

    11 days ago - By BBC

    All-rounder Nat Sciver will return as England vice-captain for the upcoming T20 World Cup in South Africa.
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  • The Spin | England cricket tours to South Africa didn't used to be extended sleepovers

    11 days ago - By The Guardian

    ODI series will last less than a week - a far cry from 13,000-mile round trips made by steamer and 60-hour coach journeys A philosophical question: does England's one-day international series in South Africa really count as an overseas tour? The first match takes place on Friday, the last on the following Wednesday. Two of the games are at the same ground in Bloemfontein and the other within day-tripping distance - you can get to Kimberley in less than two hours on the bus. It will be the briefest, slightest cricketing incursion an England team has made to the country. Perhaps, in a modern...
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  • England beat South Africa to finish third in series

    11 days ago - By BBC

    England claim a tightly contested 49-42 victory over South Africa to finish third in the Quad Series.
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