The first ICC World Test Championship is under way. All the fixtures and results are here, along with the latest standings and how the damn thing works.
|Tests in series||Win||Draw||Tie||Loss|
|Three Tests||40||13 ⅓||20||0|
August-September 2019: England v Australia
August 2019: Sri Lanka v New Zealand
August-September 2019: West Indies v India
October 2019: India v South Africa
October 2019: Pakistan v Sri Lanka (two Tests)
November 2019: India v Bangladesh
November-December 2019: Australia v Pakistan
December 2019-January 2020: Australia v New Zealand
December 2019-January 2020: South Africa v England
January 2020: Pakistan v Bangladesh (two Tests)
February 2020: Bangladesh v Australia (two Tests)
February-March 2020: New Zealand v India
March 2020: Sri Lanka v England (two Tests)
June 2020: England v West Indies (three Tests)
July 2020: England v Pakistan (three Tests)
July 2020: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh (two Tests)
August 2020: West Indies v South Africa (two Tests)
November 2020-January 2021: Australia v India (four Tests)
November 2020: New Zealand v West Indies (three Tests)
December 2020: New Zealand v Pakistan (two Tests)
January 2021: Bangladesh v West Indies (three Tests)
January 2021: India v England (five Tests)
January 2021: Pakistan v South Africa (two Tests)
January 2021: South Africa v Sri Lanka (two Tests)
February 2021: South Africa v Australia (three Tests)
February 2021: West Indies v Sri Lanka (two Tests)
June 2021: ICC World Test Championship Final
The charity believe that cricket’s current approach to concussions is not putting the players’ safety first.
“The reality is at the time [Saturday] he didn’t have a concussion.”
Mixing politics with sport rarely ends well.
James Anderson will play for Lancs second XI as his rehabilitation steps up.
Smith underwent a “precautionary scan” of his neck that thankfully has not revealed any structural damage.
“I think it was important that we bounced back strongly after Edgbaston and I think we’ve certainly done that.”
Jofra Archer has changed the mood if not the scoreline.
Steve Smith out, Marnus Labuschagne in.
Woakes enjoyed Archer v Smith just as much as the rest of us.
The marquee might read England v Australia, but we all know it’s Steve Smith v Jofra Archer