George Dobell

George Dobell is a senior correspondent at ESPNcricinfo

Kevin Pietersen executed a switch hit for a six

County news

Never had a problem with Pietersen - Stewart

Kevin Pietersen may have been deemed "disengaged" by the England management, but at Surrey he is viewed as an ideal role-model for young players

Ravi Bopara speaking at a Chance to Shine event launch

England news

England must 'stop being so English' - Bopara

Ravi Bopara has claimed "the culture of English cricket" must change if the international side is to enjoy success in global limited-overs events

William Porterfield celebrates his seventh hundred

Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide

No point playing if World Cup reduced - Porterfield

William Porterfield, the Ireland captain, has questioned "the point in keeping going" for Associate nations if the ICC does not reverse its decision to cut the next World Cup to 10 teams

Paul Downton and Peter Moores will oversee England's fortunes

England news

Downton role in spotlight

Paul Downton will face a gruelling enquiry into England's World Cup failure at a meeting at Lord's next week when his record as managing director of England cricket will come under serious scrutiny

John Mooney reacts after edging the ball to his throat

Ire v Pak, Group B, Adelaide

Mooney has a sore throat

Plays of the day from the Group B match between Ireland and Pakistan in Adelaide

Wahab Riaz and Shahid Afridi discuss plans

Ireland v Pakistan, Group B, Adelaide

Teams' prospects hinge on result, WI fortunes

Already dubbed "the biggest game we've ever had" by Ed Joyce, the match between Ireland and Pakistan will be a virtual knockout, with the winner sealing a place in the quarter-finals

Peter Moores and Paul Farbrace, part of England's under-pressure coaching staff

Afghanistan v England, World Cup 2015, Group A, Sydney

England underwhelm one last time

The flaws were still visible in England's win over Afghanistan but to blame the coach and the players does not go far enough - the whole ECB structure needs addressing

Ravi Bopara takes a diving catch to dismiss Shafiqullah

Afghanistan v England, World Cup 2015, Group A, Sydney

Chris Taylor, Fielding coach and sub fielder

Plays of the day from the Group A match between Afghanistan and England in Sydney

Afghanistan coach Andy Moles talks to Dawlat Zadran

Afg v Eng, Group A, Sydney

'Players have let Peter Moores down' - Moles

Andy Moles, the Afghanistan coach, has expressed his sympathy for Peter Moores, suggesting England's players "let him down" during the World Cup campaign

Down and out: James Anderson misses a yorker from Rubel Hossain

Afg v Eng, Group A, Sydney

England stare down yet another fresh start

As England head towards another new era following their humiliating exit at the World Cup, their assistant coach Paul Farbrace has signaled the need for new recruits, calling for county cricketers to fight for their places in the team