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Ravi Bopara tries something extravagant in the nets as England prepare for the one-day series against Sri Lanka
Ravi Bopara tries something extravagant in the nets as England prepare for the one-day series against Sri Lanka © Getty Images
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    James Taylor wants to suit England's needs

Batsman talks about his long wait for a full England tour, where he gets his power from, and his days on a horse. By Alan Gardner

Being there for Lara's goodbye

My First World Cup: Stuart Broad was witness to two emotional departures during the 2007 World Cup

    'Everyone stares at you when you're 6ft 8in'

Boyd Rankin talks about giants, playing for the enemy, and being mentored by Allan Donald

    Four afternoons into immortality

Rewind: In 1899 a 13-year-old orphan at Clifton College established a world record which stands to this day

    A crisis that defines the age

David Hopps: In England, changes in social attitudes, the demands of work, and other factors are contributing to a decline in recreational cricket

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How much can you love a franchise?

Jonathan Wilson: Money and the quality of the contest are important, but there's something to be said for soul

Viva indoor cricket

Nicholas Hogg: It's one way to keep in touch with the game in the long, dark English winters

England need to wake up to ODI reality

Jon Hotten: If England are to keep par with more explosive sides like India, they need a radical change in approach

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Stephen Parry is one of the England performance squad players also in Sri Lanka
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Ben Stokes appears favourite for the No. 7 spot
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Alastair Cook and Alex Hales worked together in the nets but seem unlikely to do so at the start of the ODI series
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Ravi Bopara tries something extravagant in the nets
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England managed some middle practice after play was called off
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A good joke? England keep themselves entertained with no cricket to play
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS)
Nov 26, 2014 (14:30 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
2nd ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS)
Nov 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
3rd ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Hambantota
Dec 3, 2014 (14:30 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
4th ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS)
Dec 7, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
5th ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Pallekele
Dec 10, 2014 (14:30 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
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