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England's home season 2011

Strauss handed six-week break

Andrew Strauss has been given a complete break from all cricket until Middlesex's tour match against Sri Lanka on May 16

World Cup 2011

Flower cautions on hasty decisions

Andy Flower, the England team director, has admitted brief discussions with Andrew Strauss over the captain's future in one-day internationals

Sri Lanka v England, 4th quarter-final, World Cup 2011, Colombo

'Didn't have quality to win World Cup' - Strauss

On the big day, against a varied attack, England didn't have the quality to put up enough runs to defend. Andrew Strauss had no qualms in admitting that

Features

India or Sri Lanka: whom to support?
Which team does a second-generation British Asian fan cheer for? It's not all that straightforward

England had nothing left to give
After living on the edge throughout the World Cup, England's campaign was ended by a thumping defeat as a worn out team finally imploded

Of broken bats and the man with nine lives
ESPNcricinfo presents the plays of the day from the fourth quarter-final between England and Sri Lanka in Colombo

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World Cup Performances

Year Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Winner
1975 4 3 1 0 0 West Indies
1979 5 4 1 0 0 West Indies
1983 7 5 2 0 0 India
1987 8 5 3 0 0 Australia
1992 10 6 3 0 1 Pakistan
1996 6 2 4 0 0 Sri Lanka
1999 5 3 2 0 0 Australia
2003 5 3 2 0 0 Australia
2007 9 5 4 0 0 Australia

POINTS TABLE GROUP B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR For Against
South Africa 6 5 1 0 0 10 +2.026 1595/292.3 1028/300.0
India 6 4 1 1 0 9 +0.900 1673/282.3 1505/299.4
England 6 3 2 1 0 7 +0.072 1600/298.4 1576/298.1
West Indies 6 3 3 0 0 6 +1.066 1299/262.2 1138/292.5
Bangladesh 6 3 3 0 0 6 -1.361 1017/290.2 1276/262.2
Ireland 6 2 4 0 0 4 -0.696 1393/296.5 1595/296.0
Netherlands 6 0 6 0 0 0 -2.045 1182/300.0 1641/274.1

Team fixtures

Date and Time Match Weather

Tue Feb 22
09:00 GMT | 14:30 Local
04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST

5th Match, Group B - England v Netherlands
at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur

N/A

Sun Feb 27
09:00 GMT | 14:30 Local
04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST

11th Match, Group B - India v England
at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

N/A

Wed Mar 2
09:00 GMT | 14:30 Local
04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST

15th Match, Group B - England v Ireland
at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

N/A

Sun Mar 6
04:00 GMT | 09:30 Local
23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d

21st Match, Group B - England v South Africa
at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

N/A

Fri Mar 11
08:30 GMT | 14:30 Local
03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST

28th Match, Group B - Bangladesh v England
at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong

N/A

Thu Mar 17
09:00 GMT | 14:30 Local
05:00 EDT | 03:00 CST | 02:00 PDT

36th Match, Group B - England v West Indies
at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

N/A

Sat Mar 26
09:00 GMT | 14:30 Local
05:00 EDT | 03:00 CST | 02:00 PDT

4th Quarter-Final - Sri Lanka v England
at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

N/A

Team Results

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