James Anderson will hope to swing England to a surprise against Australia

England news

England urged to get in the swing

England must keep faith in their ability to swing the Kookaburra ball and risk a fuller, attacking length against Bangladesh, according to two coaches not involved with the set-up

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Ian Harvey swings over the off side

County news

Harvey returns to Gloucestershire

Ian Harvey will return to Gloucestershire as assistant head coach this summer. Harvey, the former Australian allrounder, is a legend in the Westcountry having played a key part in the one-day success Gloucestershire enjoyed at the turn of the century.

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Peter Siddle appeals for a wicket

County news

Siddle to boost Lancashire promotion bid

Lancashire's bid to bounce straight back to Division One of the County Championship has been given a pre-season boost with the signing of Australian fast bowler Peter Siddle.

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Peter Handscomb celebrates his century

County news

Handscomb set for Gloucestershire stint

Gloucestershire have signed Victoria wicketkeeper-batsman Peter Handscomb as one of their overseas players for 2015

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Darren Sammy struck four sixes in his unbeaten 46

County news

Nottinghamshire call on Sammy

Darren Sammy has agreed a short-term deal with Nottinghamshire to play in this season's NatWest T20 Blast

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Stuart Broad celebrates after dismissing Shane Watson first ball

World Cup 2015: England

Broad admits to nightmares over Aaron blow

Stuart Broad has admitted that he has received psychological help for nightmares he has suffered since taking a blow in the face from India's fast bowler Varun Aaron at Old Trafford last summer

Joe Root prepares to flay the ball

World Cup 2015

Root struggles to paint healthy picture

To hear Joe Root talk the day after England's latest defeat you would have thought they had experienced one bad day. Root suggested it was "not fair" to conclude from recent results that a chasm exists between England and the best ODIs sides

Kevin Pietersen failed on NatWest T20 Finals Day

England news

Pietersen wants ECB talks over possible return

Kevin Pietersen has responded to apparently conciliatory comments from the incoming ECB chairman, Colin Graves, by saying he wants to speak to the governing body about a potential England return