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England’s unforgettable summer

The Guardian’s writers pick their most memorable moments from the English summer season which included a thrilling draw and loss to Sri Lanka, a short-ball collapse to India at Lord’s, a baptism of fire for the captain Alastair Cook, and a remarkable revi

Tredwell Named In England One Day Squad

Monday 18th August 2014 Display On Home Carousel: Display on Home Carousel England selectors today named a 15-man squad for the five match Royal London One-Day International series against India beginning on Monday August 25 in Bristol, including Kent's James Tredwell. Display on Further News Section: Display on further news section read more

India succumb at the Oval to register a 3-1 series loss to England

India suffered their third heaviest defeat in Test history losing by 244 runs to England in the 5th and final Investec Test match. Joe Root was adjudged the Man of the Match for his match-winning 149* as India conceded the Test series 3-1 to England.Having weathered a controversial spat with India’s Ravindra Jadeja to take a series haul of 25 wickets at a phenomenal average of 20.60, England’s premier pacer James Anderson was named Man of the Series by coach Duncan Fletcher.

England 3, Shambles 1: day three at the Oval

This is an English cricket blog, in which we look at events from an English point of view. But it’s impossible to analyse what happened in this match, and particularly yesterday, without discussing India. Theirs was the worst performance I have ever seen on a cricket field in thirty years of following the game