Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Tue 05 Mar 2024 Durban Test: De Villiers the key as England push for victory In the days leading up to the Durban Test, there had been plenty of talk about the future of AB de Villiers in international cricket, given the amount of burden he has been carrying. Following the decision to ask de Villiers to keep wickets in Tests again in spite of his obvious dislike to do so, murmurs have only grown stronger. Preview: Injury worries for Pakistan, England ahead of first Test PAK vs ENG 1st Test Preview, Live score: There is bad news for both Pakistan and England in the build-up to the first Test to be played at Abu Dhabi beginning on Tuesday Finn’s return to form biggest gain for England from Edgbaston The manner in which England capitulated at Lord’s, there would have been plenty of headaches for them as they headed into the Edgbaston Test Ashes 2015 : England cruised to an eight-wicket victory in the third Test England defeated Australia in the third Test by 8-wicket at Edgbaston to go 2-1 up in the five match Ashes series. The Ashes 2015 : Steven Finn puts England on verge of victory in Edgbaston Test England started the day on 133 for 3 and were bundled out for 281 runs which means they gained a healthy lead of 145 runs. In reply, Australia’s batting collapsed again in the second inning too and they are seven down for mere 168 runs Ashes 2015 build up: A look at England's squad Amid all the hype, England have chosen their team for the first Test of Ashes 2015, which will be starting next week. As expected, there aren't too many surprises in the 13-man squad New Zealand series could mark the beginning of a new era in English cricket England's series against New Zealand was going to be highly significant in the sense that it was going to be their first one-day series in the aftermath of the World Cup debacle. They managed to square the Tests 1-1 Finn, Woakes and Kerrigan included for Oval Test England has made three changes to its squad for the Fifth and Final Ashes Test at The Oval in London which is to begin on the 21st.