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England in India 2016-17

Five big regrets for England

Dec 21, 2016: They won four of the tosses, three times posted 400-plus in the first innings but still came home hammered 4-0

Andrew Miller

County news

Yorkshire gamble on Ballance captaincy

Dec 15, 2016: Yorkshire have gambled on the anticipated dwindling of Gary Ballance's Test career, at least in the short term, by appointing him captain in all three formats

David Hopps

India v England, 1st Test, Rajkot

Fates align as Haseeb Hameed makes homecoming debut

Nov 8, 2016: Haseeb Hameed, England's 19-year-old Test debutant, will be playing both with and against his heroes in Rajkot tomorrow, in front of his Gujarat-based extended family

George Dobell in Rajkot

India v England, 1st Test, Rajkot

Haseeb Hameed to debut for England as opener

Nov 8, 2016: Lancashire batsman Haseeb Hameed will become the youngest debutant to open for England in Test cricket, in the first match against India in Rajkot

George Dobell in Rajkot

England in Bangladesh 2016-17

England plans take shape as warm-ups offer lessons

Oct 17, 2016: A successful warm-up week means the pieces of England's jigsaw are almost in place ahead of the first Test at Chittagong

Will Macpherson in Chittagong

England in Bangladesh 2016-17

Duckett and Hameed make Test cases

Oct 17, 2016: England's players have a better understanding of the conditions they may face in the first Test on Thursday, after their two-day warm-up finished in a draw

Mohammad Isam in Chittagong

Yorkshire v Durham, Specsavers Championship Div 1, Headingley, 1st day

Lees fortifies Yorkshire's hat-trick hopes

Sep 6, 2016: Alex Lees sustained Yorkshire during a tricky opening day against Durham with a season's best 132, passing 1000 first-class runs in the process

David Hopps at Headingley

Yorkshire v Notts, Specsavers Championship Div One, Scarborough, 3rd day

Ballance century ahead of judgment day

Aug 25, 2016: Gary Ballance struck an unbeaten hundred before Yorkshire declared at Scarborough but Cricket Town will not rest unless his decision not to enforce the follow-on results in a home victory

Paul Edwards at North Marine Road

Pakistan in England 2016

Woakes stands tall, but too many batting holes

Aug 15, 2016: After a series where their depth of allrounders stood out, but familiar batting failings remained, ESPNcricinfo looks at how England's players performed

George Dobell

England news

'Tough decisions' to be made on top order

Aug 15, 2016: Trevor Bayliss has challenged batsmen in county cricket to seize their opportunity over the last few weeks of the domestic season and demand selection for England's touring teams

George Dobell

England v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Edgbaston

Vince's style may mask a lack of substance

Aug 3, 2016: James Vince has had eight innings in which to convert his elegance into output. But he is still making the same unnerving mistakes.

George Dobell at Edgbaston

England v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Edgbaston, 1st day

Sohail strikes to dent England progress

Aug 3, 2016:

England v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Edgbaston, 1st day

Sohail's comeback five keeps England to 297

Aug 3, 2016: Sohail Khan made a significant impact on his return to Test cricket after a gap of nearly five years as England were forced to dig deep for something close to parity on the opening day at Edgbaston

The Report by Andrew McGlashan

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's

Pakistan will test England's credentials

Jul 13, 2016: The absence of Ben Stokes and James Anderson gives Pakistan an early opportunity but England have batting depth which could prove crucial

George Dobell

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's

Amir return sharpens the edge for titanic tussle

Jul 12, 2016: ESPNcricinfo previews the first Test between England and Pakistan at Lord's

The Preview by Andrew Miller

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's

Back-to-basics Ballance ready for second chance

Jul 12, 2016: Gary Ballance has confirmed he is fit and ready to take on Pakistan in the first Investec Test at Lord's on Thursday

George Dobell at Lord's

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's

Ballance injury scare ahead of first Test

Jul 10, 2016: Gary Ballance's Test recall is in doubt because of a groin injury which caused him to miss Yorkshire's NatWest T20 Blast tie in Derby on Sunday

David Hopps at Derby

England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's

A test of technique, not temperament, for Ballance

Jul 7, 2016: England's selectors have picked character more than numbers with a recall for Gary Ballance for the first Test against Pakistan

Andrew McGlashan

Yorkshire v Middlesex, Specsavers Championship Div 1, Scarborough, 1st day

Ballance feels Scarborough's restorative powers with timely hundred

Jul 3, 2016: Scarborough's restorative properties have long been proclaimed by many who love nothing better than to holiday in this grand old seaside town

David Hopps at North Marine Road

Yorkshire v Northants, Royal London Cup, North Group, Scarborough

Lyth's 60-ball century lifts Yorkshire's one-day spirits

Jun 14, 2016: A hurricane century off 60 balls for Adam Lyth set up Yorkshire for victory by two wickets over Northamptonshire in the Royal London One-Day Cup at sunny Scarborough

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