Ramprakash confirmed as England batting coach

The ECB have confirmed the appointment of former England batsman Mark Ramprakash as their batting coach on a permanent basis, across all three formats.

Calm Stokes happy to be 'versatile'

England all-rounder Ben Stokes feels he has learned how to control his temper and is a better cricketer for it, saying he used to allow his aggression to take his mind off the game.

De Villiers, Mathews dominate ICC awards shortlists

South Africa's AB de Villiers and Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews were the notable repetitions on the ICC awards shortlists, with both nominated for the Cricketer of the Year gong.

Anderson removed from Sri Lanka tour

England will be without veteran fast bowler James Anderson for their tour to Sri Lanka later this month, after his knee injury failed to heal sufficiently.

Calmer Stokes happy to be 'versatile'

England all-rounder Ben Stokes feels he has learned how to control his temper and is a better cricketer for it, saying he used to allow his aggression to take his mind off the game.