score and latest updates from Day 3 of Test 3 at Headingley

HHaving saved England’s proverbial bacon on day two, Jonny Bairstow and Jamie Overton will resume their record batting partnership this morning. After the hosts limped to 55 for six inside 12 overs after lunch, their hopes of a third win against New Zealand appeared to be shattered. However, Bairstow and Overton did some impressive emergency … Read more

Headingley score and latest updates

meIt has been 11 years since England beat India 4-0 and rose to No. 1 in the world test rankings. Some of us will remember that India was a bit psychologically drained from winning the World Cup a couple of months earlier, they were integrating a new coach, Duncan Fletcher, Ian Bell, Kevin Pietersen and … Read more

score and latest updates from day four of test two

METERtomorrow, Tyers here. England had a tremendous day with the bat yesterday, and we’ll take some time to savor it before the game starts, but let’s remember the position of the game first and foremost. England resumes on day four still (still!) 80 runs in default, 473/5 in response to New Zealand’s 553. The pitch … Read more

score and latest updates from Round 2

HThat and welcome to Telegraph Sport’s live coverage of day three of the second Test between England and New Zealand at Trent Bridge. Hitting coach Marcus Trescothick has called on England to show the “hard work and discipline” required to battle their corner in the second LV Insurance Test against New Zealand. After asking the … Read more

live score and latest updates from Trent Bridge

B.and Nick Hoult For England to win their first Test series in 18 months this week, they will have to kick a habit that dogged Joe Root’s years and ultimately dragged him down. In four of the five summers at home under Root, England followed up a good win with a disappointing loss and Trent … Read more

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson ruled out of second test with Covid

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson was ruled out of the second test against England on Thursday night after testing positive for Covid-19. Tom Latham, who has led the team before in Williamson’s absence, will captain the team in Nottingham as they look to bounce back from the series opener defeat at Lord’s. The Tourists suffered … Read more

score and latest updates from day three

Tom Blundell is taking nothing for granted heading into day three with New Zealand in a dominant position. The goalie-batsman along with Daryl Mitchell rescued the tourists’ second inning when they were in trouble at 56 for four. Together they had 180 runs and were undefeated at the close of day two, leading the Kiwis … Read more

score and latest updates from day one

jamieson, 27, cites a love of the outdoors, he and his partner use it “to get away from the hustle and bustle of what our lives tend to be”, but with the Test Cricket schedule as it is, a new challenge is never far away. Indeed, today sees him thrown into a new battle against … Read more

Ollie Pope prepares to bat at No. 3 as England eliminate Ollie Robinson in the New Zealand Test squad

England will kick off their latest red-ball restart by calling up Ollie Pope at number three, with Matthew Potts set to make his Test debut against New Zealand on June 2. The first Test squad of the Brendon McCullum-Ben Stokes era, which is for the first two games of the series, includes eight members of … Read more