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The Ashes 2017-18

How would you replace Ben Stokes?

Sep 30, 2017: Ben Stokes is currently part of the Ashes squad, but England will have to start making plans for him not being there. That is easier said than done for a world-class allrounder

Andrew McGlashan

Twenty20 vision

The race for Finals Day hots up

Aug 21, 2017: The T20 Blast quarter-finals get underway on Tuesday. ESPNcricinfo runs the rule over the eight teams left in the competition

Will Macpherson

England v South Africa, 3rd Investec Test, Kia Oval

England sending out confused messages

Jul 26, 2017: Despite the ability to pull off impressive victories, England have made little overall progress as a Test side in the last two years

George Dobell

England v South Africa, 2nd Investec Test, Trent Bridge

Five questions that England must answer before the Ashes

Jul 13, 2017: The Test summer could hardly have started better for England, but there are still several questions England must answer before their departure for the Ashes

George Dobell at Trent Bridge

South Africa in England 2017

Dawson hopes to seek out Warne's advice

Jul 11, 2017: The allrounder bagged a pair at Lord's, picked up four wickets in England's crushing victory, and admitted to a serious attack of nerves in the first innings

Andrew McGlashan

South Africa in England 2017

'Best spinner' Moeen still England's No. 2

Jul 10, 2017: England will continue to treat Moeen Ali as a batsman who "bowls a little", according to their coach, Trevor Bayliss

George Dobell

England v South Africa, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 4th day

Moeen's ten-for leads England rout of SA

Jul 9, 2017: South Africa wrapped up England's innings midway through the afternoon session on the fourth day, leaving themselves a target of 331 to win the first Test

The Report by Alan Gardner

England v South Africa, 1st Test, Lord's

England include Dawson, Ballance confirmed at No. 3

Jul 5, 2017: England will go into a Lord's Test with two spinners for the first time in almost a quarter of a century on Thursday

George Dobell at Lord's

England v South Africa, 1st Investec Test, Lord's

Ballance, Dawson named in Root's first Test squad

Jul 1, 2017: Gary Ballance and Liam Dawson have both been named in a 12-man squad to face South Africa at Lord's for what will be Joe Root's first Test as captain.

Andrew Miller

Hampshire v Somerset, Specsavers Championship Div One, Southampton, Day 1

Gregory keeps Hampshire's ambitions in check

Jun 26, 2017: Somerset fast bowler Lewis Gregory took three wickets as the visitors enjoyed the better of the opening day of their Specsavers County Championship clash with Hampshire

ECB Reporters Network

England Lions v South Africa A, 2nd unofficial ODI, Wantage Road

Livingstone's violent hundred seals series for Lions

Jun 3, 2017: Liam Livingstone produced a violent maiden century in List A cricket with eight sixes as England Lions sealed their three-match series against South Africa A with a second successive win

ESPNcricinfo staff

Somerset v Hampshire, Specsavers Championship Div One, Taunton, 3rd day

Somerset spun out by Dawson, Crane

May 27, 2017: Spinners Liam Dawson and Mason Crane bowled Hampshire to a 90-run victory over Somerset

ECB Reporters Network

ECB North v South series, 2nd match

South's Northeast blows North West

Mar 19, 2017: Sam Northeast hit a fine unbeaten century as the South clinched the new North-South Series with a match to spare thanks to a 47-run victory

ECB Reporters Network

England in India 2016-17

Hameed shines amid catalogue of underperformance

Dec 21, 2016: From Jennings' breakthrough to Duckett's demise, ESPNcricinfo runs the rule over England's players during their 4-0 series loss in India

George Dobell in Chennai

India v England, 5th Test, Chennai

Spin shortcomings mean England will have to get used to defeat in India

Dec 19, 2016: England's bowlers were powerless to resist India's advance in Chennai, but the fault lies with the administrators more than the players

George Dobell in Chennai

India v England, 5th Test, Chennai

Lack of reverse leaves England burnt

Dec 18, 2016: It was another day of slim pickings in the field and, despite dismissing Virat Kohli cheaply for the first time in the series, could find themselves under pressure to save the game

George Dobell in Chennai

India v England, 5th Test, Chennai, 2nd day

Liam Dawson impresses on debut

Dec 17, 2016: England debutant, Liam Dawson, scored an unbeaten 66 from 148 balls, the highest score by an England debutant batting at No. 8, to guide his side to a sizeable 477-run first innings total in the fifth Test in Chennai on Saturday.

ESPNcricinfo staff

India v England, 5th Test, Chennai, 2nd day

Dawson hints at Test calibre in spite of lack of first-class grounding

Dec 17, 2016: Liam Dawson earned his Test selection largely on the strength of his impressive net-bowling in white-ball cricket. But he indicated on debut that he is made of the right stuff

George Dobell in Chennai

India v England, 5th Test, Chennai, 1st day

Moeen and Root win the day for England

Dec 16, 2016: Moeen Ali's fifth Test century steered England past a shaky start and moved them to a solid 284 for 4 at the end of day one in Chennai

The Report by Karthik Krishnaswamy

England in India 2016-17

Dawson vows to take back control

Dec 3, 2016: Liam Dawson has admitted he is currently a better white than red-ball cricketer, but nevertheless hopes he can help England retain control in the field if he is selected for the Test team in India

George Dobell
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