Batsman James Taylor has targeted a Test return after being recalled to England's squad for a testing ODI series against Sri Lanka later this year.
Essex County Cricket Club have announced that England all-rounder Ravi Bopara has signed a new one year contract with the club, bucking the current trend of counties sending their senior players packing.
England all-rounder Ravi Bopara may have been selected in the 16-man squad for the tour to Sri Lanka in November, but he's not booking his ticket to Australia quite yet, though he is confident of doing well.
Former New Zealand player Chris Cairns has been charged with 'perverting the course of justice', otherwise known as perjury, at a North London court, relating to the libel case he won against Lalit Modi in 2012.
England selector James Whitaker has defended the ECB's decision to keep Alastair Cook in the one-day captaincy until the World Cup, saying the batsman is 'unique' in his abilities as a leader.