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2019 World Cup | Buttler ready to fill in as captain

Willing to take over in the absence of injured Morgan Jos Buttler says he is ready to step up and captain England in the World Cup if injured skipper Eoin Morgan fails to recover in time to face Afghanistan on Tuesday. Morgan had to leave the field with a back spasm during the West Indies […]

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Jos Buttler runs riot against Pakistan

It was an encouraging display by the World Cup hosts just a few weeks from the start of the tournament. Jos Buttler’s stunning 50-ball century took England to 373 for three against Pakistan in the second one-day international at Southampton on Saturday. Buttler’s 110 not out featured nine sixes, including a straight drive off Hasan […]

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England win second Test to seal Sri Lanka series

It was England’s first away series win since beating South Africa in 2015-16 and their first series win in Sri Lanka since 2001. Jack Leach’s first five-wicket haul clinched an overwhelming win for England in the second Test against Sri Lanka on Sunday that sealed the series with a match to go. England needed just […]