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World Cricket League: Jersey top group but Guernsey relegated in South Africa

Ben Stevens (left) has made 116 runs and taken 10 wickets in Jersey’s three group games Jersey cruised into the World Cricket League Division Five semi-finals with a 108-run win over Ghana, but Guernsey have been relegated. Jersey finished top of Group B with a 100% record in South Africa and will face Qatar in the last four. Guernsey faced Qatar in Group A knowing victory would take them through, while a defeat would see them go down. They posted 231-9, but Qatar chased it down with three wickets and…

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Faf du Plessis: South Africa captain says England can win the Ashes

England breakthrough as Amla is lbw on review Fourth Investec Test, Old Trafford, day four England 362 & 243 (69.1 overs): Moeen 75*, Morkel 4-41 South Africa 226 & 202 (62.5 overs): Amla 83, Moeen 5-69 England win by 177 runs; win series 3-1 Scorecard England could win the Ashes series against Australia this winter, says South Africa captain Faf du Plessis. The hosts beat the Proteas by 177 runs at Old Trafford on Monday, sealing a 3-1 series win. England play Australia in the first of five Tests in…

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England v South Africa: Trevor Bayliss says win does not ‘paper over the cracks’

Highlights: England seal 3-1 series win Fourth Investec Test, Old Trafford, day four England 362 & 243 (69.1 overs): Moeen 75*, Morkel 4-41 South Africa 226 & 202 (62.5 overs): Amla 83, Moeen 5-69 England won by 177 runs; win series 3-1 Scorecard England coach Trevor Bayliss says the series win over South Africa does not “paper over the cracks” in his team. They ended a run of three series without a win, but have not established batsmen to fill positions of opener, number three and number five. “It’s no…

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England v South Africa: Bairstow and Anderson put hosts in control

Watch Pint-sized TMS as Jonny Bairstow makes 99 and James Anderson takes four wickets to put England in control on day two of the final Test against South Africa at Old Trafford. READ MORE: James Anderson & Jonny Bairstow star on second day WATCH MORE: ‘Spectacular’ Stokes catch gets Rabada out Available to UK users only. Source link

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England v South Africa: Jonny Bairstow out for 99 after brilliant innings

Jonny Bairstow is trapped lbw by Keshav Maharaj on 99 as England are all out for 362 on the second day of the fourth Test against South Africa at Old Trafford. Follow all of the action from Old Trafford here. WATCH MORE: England kept in check on intriguing first day Available to UK users only. Source link

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England v South Africa: Quinton de Kock’s ‘brilliant’ catch brings up his 100th Test dismissal

South Africa wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock claims his 100th Test dismissal, catching Tom Westley off the bowling of Kagiso Rabada to reduce England to 92-3 on the first day of the fourth Test at Old Trafford. Follow all of the action from Old Trafford here. Available to UK users only. Source link

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England v South Africa: Moeen Ali hat-trick wraps up hosts’ victory

England’s winning moment Third Investec Test, The Kia Oval, day five England 353 & 313-8 dec: Bairstow 63, Westley 59, Maharaj 3-50 South Africa 175 & 252 (77.1 overs): Elgar 136, Moeen 4-45 England won by 239 runs Scorecard England’s Moeen Ali took a hat-trick to wrap up a 239-run victory over South Africa in the third Test at The Oval. The off-spinner had Dean Elgar, who made 136, caught at slip, Kagiso Rabada dismissed in the same manner then trapped Morne Morkel lbw on review. Moeen finished with 4-45…

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England v South Africa: Ben Stokes relishes a battle, says Stuart Broad

Stokes reaches fifth Test century with a six All-rounder Ben Stokes is a better player when “he’s in a battle”, says England team-mate Stuart Broad. Stokes followed-up his first-innings hundred with two wickets in two balls as England dominated South Africa on day four of the third Test at The Oval. “You want him either batting or bowling in the key moments,” said Broad. “He’s a better cricketer when he is fired up. The team are learning how to get him in that mode more often than not.” Nottinghamshire fast…

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England v South Africa: Keaton Jennings criticised by Graeme Smith

Jennings bounced out by Rabada An Ashes series in Australia will be a “scary” proposition for England opener Keaton Jennings, says former South Africa captain Graeme Smith. Jennings, 25, was out for 48 on the fourth morning of the third Test against the Proteas, meaning he averages only 15.3 in six innings. “Even though he got 48, there were a lot of edges,” said Smith. “If I was a selector I’d be thinking it was time to make a change with the West Indies and then the Ashes coming up.”…

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