Imperious Root goes close to double-double as second Test remains poised

Imperious Root goes close to double-double as second Test remains poised

After plundering a superb 228 in the first Test, Joe Root tucked into Sri Lana's attack for another huge hundred on day three in Galle.

Dom Farrell | 20 hours ago

Buttler hails another Root 'masterclass'

Buttler hails another Root 'masterclass'

Jos Buttler feels England's players can learn much from Joe Root after the captain scored the bulk of their runs against Sri Lanka.

Dom Farrell | 20 hours ago

Root launches England fightback and passes Boycott after openers fail again

Root launches England fightback and passes Boycott after openers fail again

England's openers flopped for the third time on tour but Joe Root showed how to play Sri Lanka's spin, while James Anderson shone again.

John Skilbeck | 2 days ago

Anderson 'obsessed' with Carl Lewis, backing Root to lead England to new heights

Anderson 'obsessed' with Carl Lewis, backing Root to lead England to new heights

James Anderson wants England to build a healthy lead in Galle, and revealed his dedication to staying at the forefront of the team's plans.

John Skilbeck | 2 days ago

Justin Langer was unhappy with criticism of Australia star Steve Smith.

Dejan Kalinic | 2 weeks ago

England recorded a series sweep when they visited Sri Lanka in 2018, but can Joe Root's side prosper in the Galle bubble?

Rob Lancaster | 2 weeks ago

Sri Lanka have won only one of their past seven Tests, but captain Dimuth Karunaratne fancies their chances against England.

Peter Thompson | 2 weeks ago

Australia captain Tim Paine compounded a dreadful display behind the stumps with some foul-mouthed sledging in the third Test against India.

Dom Farrell | 2 weeks ago

Australia opening batsman David Warner said the abuse that India players were allegedly subjected to in Sydney was unacceptable.

Peter Thompson | 2 weeks ago