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Champions Trophy 2017

Finn and Bairstow small headaches for settled England

Apr 25, 2017: It was a reassuringly predictable squad for England, but there were a couple of difficult conversations for selector James Whitaker to have

George Dobell

England news

Gale critical of Bairstow's enforced absence

Apr 17, 2017: Andrew Gale has admitted he was "disappointed" by the ECB decision to rest Jonny Bairstow from Yorkshire's opening rounds of Championship action

George Dobell at Edgbaston

County news

Cook, Anderson among England players released for county duty

Mar 24, 2017: The majority of England's centrally contracted players have been made available to play for their counties in the early rounds of the Specsavers County Championship

ESPNcricinfo staff

WICB President's XI v England XI, Tour match, St Kitts

Woakes saves England's blushes after middle-order collapse

Feb 27, 2017: Chris Woakes wasn't the England allrounder who gained the most attention in the IPL auction, but he proved his value to England once again with a match-winning contribution in St Kitts

George Dobell in St Kitts

England in West Indies 2016-17

Fit-again Hales in line for West Indies tour recall

Feb 23, 2017: Hales, who missed out on selection for the original squad after sustaining a broken bone in his right hand during the ODI series in India, is due to have a scan on the hand on February 27

George Dobell in Basseterre

England's next Test captain

If not Root, then who?

Feb 7, 2017: Joe Root is the red-hot favourite to succeed Alastair Cook as Test captain - but might there be a few other contenders in the Test squad?

Andrew Miller

India v England, 3rd ODI, Kolkata

Morgan praises Woakes' last-over nerve

Jan 22, 2017: England captain Eoin Morgan lauded Chris Woakes' 'brilliant' comeback in the last over in which the seamer sealed their five-run win in a 2-1 series loss

Vishal Dikshit at Eden Gardens

More results, more Kohli runs, and more T20Is than ODIs

Jan 3, 2017: In 2016, there were fewer draws than ever before, and India notched up some eye-popping stats

S Rajesh

England

Well begun is half-done

Dec 30, 2016: England's bid for the No. 1 Test ranking failed after the second half of their year was spent sliding to defeat in challenging conditions

George Dobell

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, 1st day

Jadeja's subtle evolution boosts Kohli's options

Dec 16, 2016: Throughout the series Ravindra Jadeja has played a crucial role in offering control when the pitches have often been at their best for batting

Sidharth Monga in Chennai

England in India 2016-17

Bairstow stands tall

Dec 15, 2016: How the England wicketkeeper has reaped the rewards of putting in the hard yards on coming to grips with a technical flaw

George Dobell

The year of the wicketkeeper-batsman

Dec 2, 2016: Led by Jonny Bairstow and Quinton de Kock, wicketkeepers have averaged 40.79 in Tests in 2016, the highest in a calendar year since 1900

S Rajesh

India v England, 3rd Test, Mohali, 3rd day

England suffer friction burns as contest gets heated

Nov 28, 2016: England and India have a long history of animosity, and this series is proving as feisty as many that have preceded it

Alagappan Muthu in Mohali

India v England, 3rd Test, Mohali, 1st day

Defiant Jonny Bairstow relishes Mohali challenge

Nov 26, 2016: A defiant 177-ball 89 from Jonny Bairstow, in his new position at number 5, helped England post 268 for 8 at stumps on the first day of the third Test against India that began in Mohali on Saturday.

ESPNcricinfo staff

India v England, 3rd Test, Mohali, 1st day

Sloppy England toss away advantage

Nov 26, 2016: Jonny Bairstow played another fine hand but too many of his team-mates gave their wickets away and squandered the opportunity to bat big in the first innings

George Dobell in Mohali

India v England, 3rd Test, Mohali, 1st day

Bairstow shines but India take charge against careless England

Nov 26, 2016: The promoted Jonny Bairstow held together a poor England batting display on the opening day in Mohali as they reached 268 for 8

The Report by Andrew McGlashan

India v England, 2nd Test, Visakhapatnam, 3rd day

England show spirit but Kohli and Ashwin keep India in command

Nov 19, 2016: R Ashwin bagged 5 for 67 after Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow had added a defiant century stand, before Virat Kohl's fifty cemented India's dominance

The Report by Andrew Miller

England in India 2016-17

Batting till eleven, and that man Stokes

Nov 6, 2016: India look near-invincible at home after a 3-0 whitewash of New Zealand, but England, with their batting depth and ability to generate reverse-swing, will pose an entirely different challenge

Alagappan Muthu in Rajkot

England in Bangladesh 2016-17

Bairstow the keeper makes a mark

Oct 26, 2016: In Chittagong the England wicketkeeper produced one of his best-ever shows with the gloves in extremely trying conditions. This, while breaking a major batting record

George Dobell
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