Chris Woakes speaks to ECB TV about the ICC Cricket World Cup, which starts next month with England's first game coming on the opening day of the tournament against their great rivals, Australia at the MCG.
Warwickshire’s Ian Bell and Chris Woakes today left London Heathrow Airport to head ‘Down Under’ for the upcoming tri-series against Australia and India, which is closely followed by the 11th ICC Cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
England selectors today finalised two England Lions squads for the tour of South Africa beginning in early January. Warwickshire’s Jonathan Trott will captain the 4-day side with a captain for the one-day side to be announced at a later date. Boyd Rankin is included in both squads.
Warwickshire’s Chris Woakes became the first Englishman in history to take a six-wicket haul on two occasions in One Day Internationals after taking 6-47 off eight overs in the 5th match in the current series against Sri Lanka in Pallekele.
England selectors today named Warwickshire’s Ian Bell and Chris Woakes in a 16-man squad for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka, whilst fellow Bear Boyd Rankin is named in the 19 players who will form the England Performance Programme (EPP).
Following the 266 run victory over India in the 3rd Investec Test, England selectors today named Warwickshire's Ian Bell and Chris Woakes in an unchanged 13-man squad for the 4th Test commencing Thursday 7 August at Emirates Old Trafford.
England selectors today announced Warwickshire's Ian Bell and Chris Woakes in a 13-man squad for the NatWest International T20 against current ICC World T20 champions Sri Lanka on Tuesday 20 May at the Kia Oval and a 14-man squad for the first three matches in the five match Royal London One-Day Series against Sri Lanka beginning on Thursday 22 May at the Kia Oval.
Warwickshire's Chris Woakes has been added to England’s squad for the upcoming ICC World T20 in Bangladesh after the ICC’s Event Technical Committee approved him as a replacement for the injured Ben Stokes.